secaucus news

No place to land?
Officials unveil new strategy for dealing with tourist helicopters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
With the doors to the Weehawken ferry terminal closed against the cold wind on Feb. 18, you almost couldn’t hear the helicopters buzzing overhead. But you could feel them as their vibrations shook ...
Crying fowl
North Bergen bans chickens, other towns have different rules
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
If you live in North Bergen, it’s time to get rid of those chickens you’ve got living in a coop in your back yard. Otherwise, thanks to a new ordinance adopted by the town, you could be fined betwe...
Poetry out loud
High Tech student advances to statewide competition
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“When people think about poetry they think about dead poets. They think about Shakespeare,” said Aaleah Oliver, the 16-year-old High Tech High School junior who will be competing in the statewide P...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
First-Sunday-of-the Month nature walk is March 1 The free two-hour walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus features raptors, waterfowl and early spring migrants. Meet outside the Meadowlands Environme...
State of the county
DeGise celebrates county’s achievements and maps out future plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is doing better, according to the review of the State of the County over the last year given by County Executive Tom DeGise to the Hudson County Board of Freeholders on Feb. 12. Befor...
Secaucus gains $5M a year
Will help keep taxes stable
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
With the stroke of a pen, Gov. Christopher Christie saved Secaucus what could be as much as $5 million a year. By signing the Hackensack Meadowlands Consolidation Act merging the New Jersey Meadowl...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting
Reporter chain wins 14 awards in prestigious journalism competition
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey...
‘Casino Night’ to raise funds for sick children
Local family has run charity for 24 years
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
It began in response to a pair of deaths and has gone on to celebrate courage and achievement. The Guma Foundation was created in 1991 after Ralph Guma Sr. died suddenly at age 56, leaving behind h...
Lobbying is intense for a new county prosecutor
Freeholders ask Gov. Christie to make an appointment
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Informed sources said last week that Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez will be named as the new Hudson County prosecutor as part of a compromise agreement, provided Gov. Christopher Christie signs...
RE/MAX Infinity opens Secaucus office
Formerly known as Empire Realty Group Meadowlands
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael Gonnelli, Sonia Andriani, Rhoda Traum and Irene Szeglin have announced the grand opening of their new RE/MAX office, RE/MAX Infinity. Formerly known as Empire Realty Group Meadowlands, the ...

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Painting psychology
Library hosts exhibit by artist/therapist
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer