Virtual Flag Raising

Hudson County Sports Hall of Fame; Tom Gaynor

This Spring, the Hudson County Sports Hall of Fame Board of Trustees proudly presents Tom Gaynor, notable Hudson County basketballer and coach, with the 2021 Special Recognition Award. Although the 2020 annual gala has been postponed to 2022, this long

 

Hudson County History & Heritage Month; May 2021

Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise and the Board of County Commissioners are proud to celebrate May as Hudson County History & Heritage Month. Hudson County is truly a place of wondrous history and a heritage that exemplifies the story of America.

Hudson County Celebrates Women’s History Month

For the entire month of March, we have Honored Women from all over Hudson County for their selfless, compassionate and noble acts for the last year during the COVID-19 crisis. We thank you & congratulate you! Let’s hear it for our 2021 Women’s History Month Honorees!

Hudson County Celebrates Saint Patrick’s Day

Join us as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day alongside the Hudson County Executive, Tom DeGise, Commissioner Romano and Jersey City St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committeewomen, Maureen Hulings and Kathy Hartye outside of the Historic Brennan Courthouse. Let’s honor and congratulate Ms. Colleen, Kiley Kochanski and the 2020/2021 Honorees from Bayonne, West Hudson, Hoboken and Jersey City. A special thank you to the Kerri Smith Academy of Irish Dance. Have a very Happy and Healthy St. Patrick’s Day!

 

Hudson County Celebrates Black History Month

Hudson County’s 2021 Black History Month Celebration honors individuals who have been on the frontlines fighting COVID-19 within our communities for the last year. Join Hudson County Executive, Tom DeGise, Commissioner Romano and Commissioner Walker as they honor Captain Benjamin Dailey, Tina Nalls, Anthony Watson, Candice Drakeford and Assemblywoman Angela V. McKnight. Hudson County celebrates Black History Month yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Hudson Pride Flag Raising

Join us as we celebrate the 3rd Annual Hudson County PRIDE Month Flag Raising. The LGBTQ flag will fly at the Historical Brennan Courthouse for the entire month of August. The virtual flag raising includes special messages from our County Executive, Tom DeGise, Freeholder Anthony Romano and Elizabeth Schedl the Executive Director of the Hudson PRIDE Center. We wish you a Happy, Healthy & Safe Hudson County PRIDE Month!

HCNJ CariCom Virtual Flag Raising July 2020

Hudson County celebrates the 2nd Annual West Indian-Caribbean CariCom Flag Raising. The CariCom flag will fly at the Historical Brennan Courthouse on July 24, 2020. The virtual flag raising includes special messages from our County Executive, Tom DeGise, Freeholder Anthony Romano and Cheryl Murphy of the West Indian-Caribbean, American Carnival Association. We wish you a Happy, Healthy & Safe Carnival Day!

Hudson County’s 60th Annual Puerto Rican Flag Raising

Join us as we celebrate an important milestone with JCPRHAC, Hudson County’s 60th Annual Puerto Rican Flag Raising! The Puerto Rican flag will fly at the Historical Brennan Courthouse on August 12, 2020. The virtual flag raising includes special messages from our County Executive, Tom DeGise, Freeholder Anthony Romano and Dennis Ortiz, the President of the Jersey City Puerto Rican Heritage, Art & Culture Committee. Stay happy, healthy & safe

Hudson County’s Annual Pakistani Independence Flag Raising

This year Hudson County is helping Pakistani-Americans celebrate Pakistan’s 73rd Independence Day a little differently than in the past. The Pakistani Flag will fly at the Historical Brennan Courthouse on August 17th in honor of it’s 73rd year. The virtual flag raising includes special messages from our County Executive, Tom DeGise, Freeholder Anthony Romano and Hussain Choudhri who has been helping us lead the annual celebration for many years. Wishing our Pakistani-American community a happy, healthy and safe Independence Day!

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