Weehawken News

Headers and hardball

On June 29 and 30, sports fans got a double header as Hoboken hosted two tournaments, LaLiga Promises International Soccer Tournament and the Baseball for All Maria Pepe Series. LaLiga Promises is partnered with the...


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...

Hartz Mountain’s plan calls for twin 18-story towers in Weehawken

Developer Hartz Mountain Industries is seeking to construct two 18-story residential towers on Harbor Blvd. with 335 rental units. The project was revealed at the first planning board hearing in May. Several more public...

Taste of Weehawken 2019 cancelled

The highly-anticipated annual Weehawken Public Library fundraiser, Taste of Weehawken, has officially been cancelled for 2019. According to Leona M. Nersesian, president of Weehawken Public Library’s board of trustees, the tradition will pick up...

Hats off!

Weehawken High School’s Class of 2019 held its graduation ceremony in the school’s auditorium on June 20. The graduating class, composed of 96 seniors out of a student body of more than 500, were given...

NJ Transit moving forward with natural gas power plant

NJ Transit is rolling out a resilience program which aims to provide reliable power to portions of Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor, NJ Transit’s Morris and Essex Line, and the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail. The program will...

Weehawken moves forward on funding new park

The Weehawken Township Council has authorized the sale of over $4 million in bonds, supplemented by $6 million in grants, to start developing a 3.5-acre waterfront park complex. The township will finance the project in...


Weehawken Weekenders planning trips The Weehawken Weekenders have two upcoming trips in the planning stages. The Weekenders will visit the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, for six days and five nights, from July 28 to Aug. 2. A...
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