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Elks Youth Night 2016:

2015 Elks Youth Night

Elks Contest Winners:

2015 Contest Winners





The New Weehawken Shuttle Bus:


Shuttle Bus 2015

Congratulations WHS Graduates

Congrats Grads



Weehawken High School rehearses for performance of Anything Goes

Cast Photo - Jersey Journal

photo - The Jersey Journal

Saturday, March 29, 2014 -

Cast members braid each others hair before the start of
a Weehawken High School drama rehearsal for their upcoming
performance of Anything Goes.

The performance is run in partnership with Inside Broadway,
and there will be two shows on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5.

Molly J. Smith
The Jersey Journal

You’re the top!

Anything Goes

Weehawken High School to perform ‘Anything Goes’
Check out the article on The Hudson Reporter

Peer Leadership Gives Back

The peer leadership group of
Theodore Roosevelt School gives back.
Collecting toys for children in Haiti
and towels for dogs at the Bergen County Protect
& Rescue Foundation.

"Kids Collect Gifts for the Needy"
Art Schwartz/Hudson Reporter Online

A Great Holiday Photo Gallery:

An uplifting photo gallery highlighting volunteerism at the holidays.

The North Hudson Firefighters and Fire Officers of
the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue
held a gift wrapping party at Our Lady of Fatima Church
in North Bergen on December. 14, 2013.

With help from Santa Claus,
they delivered gifts to children confined to area hospitals
who couldn't be home for the holidays on December. 23rd.
The Jersey Journal

Photos by Celia Bonifaz

Riding Up and Down The Waterfront!

Hoboken, Weehawken, Jersey City join in regional bike share program!

"Riding Up and Down the Waterfront"
Dean DeChiaro/Hudson Reporter Online

Ready to roll:

Hoboken, Jersey City and Weehawken plan regional bike-sharing program

"Ready to Roll"
Kathryn Brenzel/NJ.com


2013 Pop Warner
"The Weehawken Recreation Pee Wee Junior Football Team,
pictured here with Mayor Richard Turner and Richard Barsa,
were the 2013 Memorial Art McDonald Superbowl runners up
for the Bi-County Junior Scholastic Football League.

They recently played their final game
and hosted their league playoffs at Weehawken Stadium."

- Hudson Reporter Online - Weehawken Briefs

Best Views!

Local Photographer Shoots Manhattan Waterfront
from Weehawken at Sunrise

"Local photographer shoots from waterfront at sunrise"
Hudson Reporter Online - Reporter Staff

1934 Painting of Weehawken Auctioned!

Three great articles regarding a 1934 Edward Hopper
painting, entitled "Wind Over Weehawken" which
was recently sold at a Christies auction. And the modern day
re-imagining by Stephen Gardner.

"Weehawken's Lasting Legacy"
NJ Monthly Online - Joanna Buffum

"Two Paintings of a Local Street Corner"
Hudson Reporter Online - Caren Matzner

"Weehawken Artwork Sells for $40.5M as Part of Lot"
Hudson Reporter Online - Hudson Reporter Briefs

WHS Band Performs on Fox 5!

On Thursday November 21st
the Weehawken High School Marching Band
performed live on Fox 5's on “Good Day New York”!

You can view their appearance at the links below:

WHS Band on "Good Day New York" Part 1
WHS Band on "Good Day New York" Part 2

The Weehawken High School Marching Band
won first place at the US Bands “Group 1A” National Championships
in Allentown, Pennsylvania on November 9th.

This is the first time in Weehawken’s history
that the Marching Band placed 1st
and won the “Group 1A” division title
at the national competition, which featured bands
from all over the United States!

"On scariest holiday, Weehawken girl and mom
give less fortunate kids reason to smile

Vonecia Carswell of the Jersey Journal
recently wrote an article about one Weehawken
Family that's giving back at Halloween .

It is posted on North Jersey.com and can be found here.

Congratulations to the Weehawken High School
Marching Band & Color Guard!

WHS Band takes 2nd State Championship in a row!

Read about it on the WHS Site here
and nj.com here.

"Rams rookie Austin pays visit to Weehawken"

Jim Hague of the Weehawken Reporter
recently wrote an article about St. Louis Rams
rookie Tavon Austin taking time out
to speak to the WHS Football team.

It is posted on North Jersey.com and can be found here.

Check out a recent article on this year's Taste of Weehawken

"Weehawken's Run Inspiring"

MARK J. CZERWINSKI of the Bergen Record
recently wrote an article about the community bond
between the WHS Football team and the town.

It is posted on North Jersey.com and can be found here.

Weehawken High School Earns Accolades

NJ Monthly ranked New Jersey's top high schools,
and Weehawken is in the top 100 (#91)
of all state public schools for 2012.

Among schools with similar demographics,
WHS came in at #5.

In addition.....

US News ranked the nation's best high schools,
and Weehawken High School is ranked in the top 5%
of high schools in the U.S.

W.H.S. also ranked 32nd for regular
neighborhood high schools in New Jersey.
Those results are based on college-readiness performance
and the ability to help all students reach their
maximum potential.

NHRFR - Marine 2 Fire Boat

Left to right: Battalion Chief Robert Duane, Co-Director Mike DeOrio, Deputy Chief David Donnarumma, Board Secretary Martin Martinetti, Chief Frank Montagne, Weehawken Mayor and NHRFR Chairman Richard Turner, Co-Director Jeff Welz, and Retired Captain Keith Gonyow.

North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue launched their new 27-foot ‘Marine 2’ Fire Boat at Lincoln Harbor Marina, 1500 Harbor Blvd. in early July. - Weehawken Reporter

Weehawken Library to offer discounted
American Museum of Natural History tickets!

The Weehawken Free Public Library is offering discounted tickets to the American Museum of Natural History.

Each ticket will cost $6 and allows free general admission and one free special exhibition, live animal exhibition or film of the purchaser's choice.

The American Museum of Natural History is located at Central Park West
and 79th Street in New York City. It is one of the largest and most celebrated
museums in the world!

To purchase discounted tickets you must be a resident of Weehawken.

For further information and to purchase tickets, stop by the Library's
2nd Floor Desk located at 49 Hauxhurst Avenue.

For more information on the Weehawken Free Public Library,
including hours of operation, please check out the library page on this site.

Weehawken Weekenders announce upcoming trips.

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