weehawken news

Working their green thumbs
Local students plant flowers at town waterfront park
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifth graders from Weehawken's Theodore Roosevelt School teamed up with seventh through 12th graders from Weehawken High School to plant flowers at Waterfront Park last month. The students are memb...
First scholarship announced for Memorial Day
PFC Salvatore P. Cemelli award remembers fallen Vietnam soldier
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A bit of rain didn’t stop the Weehawken Memorial Day parade from going forward on Monday, May 29. Everyone from veterans to local baseball teams marched to honor America’s veterans. This year’s ser...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Cherry blossoms in bloom
Seniors take a trip to Branch Brook Park
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The seniors of Weehawken were treated to a bus trip to Branch Brook Park in Essex County on Friday April 21. Despite the cold and damp, the day was brightened by the blooming cherry blossoms. Many ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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The Ahn Trio to close this season’s UBS Atrium Series The classical crossover group The Ahn Trio will close this season’s UBS Atrium Series on Wednesday, June 14 at 12:30 p.m. The concert is free. ...
Topping out the waterfront
Developer plans to add 184 units to waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
International homebuilding company Landsea Holdings Corp. held a ceremony marking the topping off of one of its latest developments in Weehawken May 19. Located on the waterfront at Port Imperial, ...
Demonstrating for peace
Weehawken citizens hold monthly actions promoting global non-conflicts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
On a recent Sunday afternoon, Evelyn and Jim Dette stood at Weehawken’s Soldiers and Sailors monument in Hamilton Park overlooking the town’s waterfront. They held signs up to the passing traffic s...
Four local students win design prizes
‘Dream Racers’ team designs car, advances to nationals in Texas
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On Saturday, April 1, a team of boys and girls from North Bergen, Weehawken, and Teaneck who have known each other since their day care days participated in the “Formula 1 in School” competition he...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 11 writing, 12 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually b...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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NY Waterway President Imperatore named to New Jersey Hall of Fame NY Waterway President & Founder Arthur E. Imperatore was among those inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame Sunday, May 7 during...

past weeks news

‘Taste’ in Weehawken
Annual food fest raises $18K for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter Correspondent

Rising all around
New residences underway throughout Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer

Tragedy in the Hudson
Bodies of two local men found in Weehawken Cove
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer

Sowing seeds
New day care holds ribbon-cutting in Weehawken
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer