Secaucus News

Sunday in the park

When the boat launch was first installed at its current location in Laurel Hill Park, the park didn’t yet exist. It was still something on the drawing board, waiting to happen. The boat launch in...

Hudson County refused to cooperate with ICE raids

A tweet posted by President Donald Trump in early July claiming massive immigration raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement would take place throughout the nation between July 13 to 15 sent protesters to the...


American Dream could be a headache Reports that Secaucus might sue to get its fair share of impact fees from the soon-to-open American Dream Mall are premature, said town officials this week. Mayor Michael Gonnelli has...

Environmentalists question the safety of oil-by-rail shipments

Six years ago, the Quebecois town of Lac-Megantic went up in flames after a 72-car train carrying crude oil from North Dakota’s Bakken region derailed and incinerated a small downtown area, killing 47 people...

Secaucus Briefs

Secaucus Police seeking qualified candidates The Secaucus Police Department seeks qualified candidates.  Applications will be submitted electronically @ Examination Date: Saturday, August 24. Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and earned not less...

Icons of Secaucus

Secaucus has a number of monuments honoring important people of the past, most on the lawn of town hall. Others are in remote locations. Amico transformed Secaucus For most residents of Secaucus, the center of town...

Secaucus bans short-term rentals

Though municipal officials claim Secaucus doesn’t yet have a significant problem with short-term rentals, the town council introduced an ordinance at its June 26 meeting that would prohibit renting for 30 days or less. “We...


Hoboken to consider acquiring southwest parkland through eminent domain In a nixle alert to the community, Mayor Ravi Bhalla said he will consider acquiring additional parkland for the Southwest Park through eminent domain if amicable...

Calling all Beatles fans

'Here Comes the Sun' is a musical celebration of a decade of Beatles music. Not an impersonation act, this six-person band of multi-instrumentalists and vocalists from varied backgrounds, including Broadway, Lincoln Center, and the...

Route 495 eastbound traffic headache shifts tonight

New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials have announced the right two lanes of Route 495 eastbound will be shifted onto the newly- completed outside lanes on Friday night, June 28, as the bridge...
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