Weehawken News

The town hall takeover

There’s no need to get your eyes checked. You’re not seeing double. Several seniors from Weehawken High School took part in a council meeting for this year’s Student Takeover Day on May 8. Government officials and...

A new blue hue

This year, Weehawken’s American Legion Post 18 was given a fresh coat of paint, thanks to efforts from a handful of volunteers, just in time for it's 100th birthday in July. Rob Giorgi, a U.S....

#HudsonGives 24 hour drive underway

Eighty-two nonprofits participating in #HudsonGives will have the opportunity to win cash prizes during a first-ever day of giving taking place on Friday, May 17.  Hosted by the Hudson County Chamber Foundation, Inc., #HudsonGives...

North Hudson Sewerage Authority public meeting on sewer overflow plan announced

On Monday, May 20, at 7 p.m. the North Hudson Sewerage Authority will host a public meeting to discuss the Combined Sewer Overflow Long Term Control Plan and review the alternatives to reduce overflows...

‘Music from the Mountaintops:’ Cantigas Women’s Choir to Hold Annual Spring Concert on May...

Hudson County’s Cantigas Women’s Choir presents its 17th annual spring concert, titled “Music from the Mountaintops,” on Sunday, May 19, at 5 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 707 Washington St., Hoboken. Led by Artistic...

NY Waterway Captain rescues helicopter pilot

A NY Waterway ferry crew member aboard the "Gov. Thomas Kean" rescued a helicopter pilot from a crash landing in the Hudson River on May 15. Captain Adam Sciaino was carrying passengers between West 39th...

Accolades abound!

By Bianca Thakur In the past few years, Weehawken High School has had many successes. Founded in 1940, WHS is a comprehensive and diverse public school serving students from the 7th to 12th grade with...

Hudson County CASA is seeking volunteers

Learn how to become a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer and help foster children find safe and permanent homes. The next information session will be held at Little City Books at 100 Bloomfield...

AG: Weehawken man arrested in child predator sting

Over a period spanning April 11 to April 15, several regional law enforcement agencies conducted a child predator sting, dubbed “Operation Home Alone,” and netted 16 men who were allegedly using dating and texting...

Lincoln Tunnel Challenge raises more than $134 K

The 34th Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K run was held on April 28. Competitors ran through the Lincoln Tunnel to Manhattan, then headed back to the Weehawken starting point. The event has been gaining traction in the...
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