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  1. PHOTO:Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... York skyline, the Empire State Building lit in red and gold, in honor of the Chinese Lunar New Year, as seen from Weehawken, N.J., Feb. 6, 2016. A Chinese entertainer dressed in costume as the Monkey King performs to celebrate the upcoming Chinese ...

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  2. New park, paving, and public safety measures in UC Stack, as hands-on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Hudson Reporter

    ... of benches and other features. "We hope to have it ready by June," Stack said. Last year, Union City and Weehawken pushed ahead to open up the former United Water reservoir on Palisades Avenue as a walking park. Some residents have asked for the ...

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  3. Keegan: Here's a fix for partisan politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Denver Post

    ... times past. Back in 1804, Aaron Burr met his political arch enemy, Alexander Hamilton, on the dueling grounds of Weehawken, N.J., and shot him dead. In the polarized America preceding the Civil War, Rep. Preston Brooks attacked Sen. Charles Sumner ...

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  4. 'Hamilton' a hit with descendants of forefathers in infamous N.J. duelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Jersey Journal

    WEEHAWKEN - Critics and theatergoers have gushed over the hit Broadway musical Hamilton , the hip-hop-scored bioplay about the new nation's first treasury secretary, Alexander Hamilton, narrated by his nemesis and opponent in Weehawken's most infamous duel, then-Vice President Aaron Burr. But what about the descendants of Hamilton and Burr, rivals who both had ties to New Jersey well beyond the July 11, 1804 duel that proved fatal for one and ruinous for the other? What do Hamilton and Burr's flesh and flood think of the historical hit? "It was a great play," said Antonio Burr, the descendant of a cousin of the third U.S. vice president, whose only grandchild died as a boy.

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  5. H.S. girls basketball roundup: Dumont defeats Cliffside Park, 74-35Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    ... the No. 16 Braves. Green Raiders junior center Emily Calabrese had 19 points and 10 rebounds SADDLE BROOK 41, WEEHAWKEN 22 ( at Weehawken): Junior center Brianna Brooks led all scorers with 21 points and added 16 rebounds and four blocks for No. 23 ...

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  6. Mohawked loon gives self-help speech before jumping off ferry :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Post

    ... Vivanco, told The Post. Vivanco, 34, had a captive audience of about 10 passengers on the NY Waterway Manhattan-Weehawken run when he stood up and gave his speech at around 5 p.m Sunday while his pal videotaped. The Mowhawked speaker liberally ...

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  7. Survey: Commuters concerned about schedules, costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NorthJersey.com

    ... traveled, on average, at least an hour one-way to get to work. But others mentioned Basking Ridge, Montvale and Weehawken as their workplaces. Of the train commuters, most departed from the Glen Ridge train station on Ridgewood Avenue, but others ...

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  8. From wheels to rentals New residential structure could rise on Avenue ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... is also working on a 48-unit complex at 79-87 Kennedy Boulevard, near Juliette Street. A Georgiadis project in Weehawken demonstrates his goal to have his apartments fit in with the neighborhood, just as with the Avenue B and 44th Street project. ...

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  9. Darren Cooper on H.S. boys basketball: Freak accident can't stop coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NorthJersey.com

    The veteran Weehawken boys basketball coach, who has more than 300 wins and counting, nearly was electrocuted in a freak accident in May in the school's gymnasium. He absorbed 220 volts of electricity and still wears a bandage on his right hand.

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  10. Hoboken School Super Explains Snow Day DecisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    In a Wednesday letter to district parents and guardians, Hoboken Schools Superintendent Christine Johnson explained the factors that went into her choice to close the district's public schools this week on Monday and Tuesday due to the weekend blizzard. A "snowball effect" from other neighboring schools in Weehawken, Union City, North Bergen, the Hudson County Schools of Technology and Jersey City "Closing our schools is never an easy decision," Johnson wrote.

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  11. Population growth outside HobokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Hoboken411

    ... southern border in Jersey City, several high-rise towers have been built, or are under construction (as well as in Weehawken, etc.) It means thousands upon thousands of people have the potential to come through Hoboken. Visit our businesses, use ...

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  12. Dine Out on a Discount: 40 Restaurants Take Part in Hudson Restaurant WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    ... Also taking part in Hudson Restaurant Week are Chart House, Jack Austin's, Molos, and Ruth's Chris Steakhouse in Weehawken, Rebecca's and Haven in Edgewater, and Son Cubano in West New York. Although reservations are not required, they're definitely ...

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  13. Compacted snow compounds dig-out woes along Hudson waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | NJ.com

    WEEHAWKEN - Danielle Reiss said she might have been able dig her car out of the snow that fell over the weekend in time to get to work on Monday. But on top of the 26 inches that fell on the Hudson County waterfront Saturday, there was a wall of much heavier, dirty gray snow that was plowed up against it, locking her into her spot on Hackensack Plank Road in Weehawken, and making sure the 29-year-old lawyer could not make it to court in Morris County on Monday morning.

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  14. Many schools will remain closed Tuesday - Hoboken, Bayonne, Weehawken, North Bergen, others...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Hudson Reporter

    Sorry, Mom and Dad. Many local districts are keeping schools closed Tuesday. While cities are making progress clearing roads and sidewalks, the fortresses of snow built on corners and other areas has made it a bit treacherous to get around.

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  15. Musical chairs on the sewer authority Kurt Gardiner takes - Pupie's'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... to leave his two-year term in order to fill the five-year seat. The NHSA deals with the sewage systems in Hoboken, Weehawken, and West New York. Spots on the NHSA board used to come with medical benefits but no longer do for new commissioners. Raia ...

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  16. N.J.'s northern waterfront towns bracing for snow, floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... advance steps necessary in terms of plowing, salting, personnel, and other needs to be ready for whatever comes, Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner said Thursday evening. Turner said police and public works officials would meet Friday morning to ...

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  17. Pooped out at the sewerage authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... managed to arrange for Raia to get the West New York seat on the authority board instead. Hoboken, Union City, Weehawken and West New York each get an appointment. The problem is that former West New York Commissioner Count Wiley may want to retain ...

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  18. Is battle looming over seat on North Hudson Sewerage Authority?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... benefits, they no longer do. The North Hudson Sewerage Authority is headquartered in Hoboken and also serves Weehawken and West New York. Watch this weekend's Reporter and hudsonreporter.com for more information on this battle and other news in ...

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  19. Resolutions for the new year Physical fitness, improved relationships top listRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... both local and out of state. Dr. Mary Dunlap-Beales's resolution is to work with others to improve the city. In Weehawken, Davel Hamue, already busy with two jobs, resolved to work more at his chosen profession as an illustrator. Juan Pablo, a tango ...

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  20. Milk delivery? Chimney sweeps? Some are still plying their trade at old-fashioned professionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The Hudson Reporter

    Scott Jennings of Bergen County makes house calls with X-Calibur, his knife- and scissor-sharpening business, when situations warrant it. He's pictured here "on the road," at a farmers market in Van Vorst Park in Jersey City on Nov. 14. Gone are the days of reaching outside your front door and picking up a glass bottle of fresh, creamy milk - or are they? On a regular basis, Rosemarie Romano of Bergen County delivers milk bottled the night before to two dozen homes in North Bergen, Secaucus, Weehawken, and West New York.

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