secaucus news

Cracking down
Council adopts ordinance to ban illegal apartments
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
The mayor and Town Council voted to ban illegal apartments in Secaucus at their June 26 meeting. Illegal apartments can include, according to the ordinance: an additional dwelling unit within a sin...
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Police arrest man who allegedly had over 40 bags of heroin On June 27, Secaucus police arrested a man allegedly in possession of over 40 bags of suspected heroin, according to a department press re...
Hudson Reporter journalists, artists win state awards
Recognized by Garden State Journalists Association
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 376 376 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won six writing, one photography, and eight layout awards in the 2017 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually by the Ga...
Toss those caps!
Secaucus High School graduates 138 seniors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 528 528 recommendations | email to a friend
One hundred and thirty eight Secaucus High School students graduated on June 22, moving on to a variety of jobs, colleges, and projects. Valedictorian Bryan Tran will pursue an electrical engineeri...
Mini-architect in the making
Boy, 8, named to Lego ‘Creative Crew’
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
There's a young, budding builder in town, but he doesn't get his tools from the hardware store. Eight-year-old Dilan Bhimani of Secaucus will join Lego as part of its 2018 Creative Crew at the Lego...
Massive July 4 celebration
Jersey City hosts free event with fireworks, Snoop Dogg concert
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
In an event that could bring as many as 200,000 people to the Exchange Place area of Jersey City’s waterfront, Snoop Dogg will headline Jersey City Fourth of July celebration this year. “I am confi...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Fourth of July Celebration…on the third Secaucus’ annual Fourth of July celebration will take place Tuesday, July 3 at the swim club. The event begins at 6 p.m. It will feature food, amusements, en...
Snap, crackle…STOP!
Local schools respond to legalization of ‘novelty’ fireworks
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
Just before July 4 last summer, then-Gov. Chris Christie changed New Jersey’s fireworks law to allow “novelty” fireworks like sparklers and “snap caps” to be sold in supermarkets and other stores. ...
New high school to open in September
Countywide High Tech is on track, officials say
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
High Tech High School, a competitive countywide public school that draws from all towns, is on track to open at its new Secaucus campus in September of 2018, officials said last week at a dedicatio...
Games, food, and more
Ninth annual street fair returns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
An estimated 8,000 to 10,000 flocked to Secaucus for the annual Street Fair at Plaza Center from June 1 through 3. Susan Flanagan, the town's event coordinator, said she believes this year – the ni...

past weeks news

Annual Fishing Derby hits Duck Pond
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer