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Hope and hassles on Main Street
Washington Street rebuilding generates optimism and critiques
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is several months into an 18-month long reconstruction of its main shopping district, Washington Street. Vehicles lurch and rattle over patched and re-patched pavement, channeled by police ...
Changed by tragedy
Memoir by Hoboken’s Nancy Colasurdo now available
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
“Alive in the Sunshine,” a memoir written by Hoboken resident of 19 years Nancy Colasurdo, explores life themes “everyone can relate to,” in places very familiar to anyone who has spent time in the...
New HHA commissioner is sworn in
Barbara Reyes will stress safety and resident’s quality of life
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
New Commissioner Barbara Reyes was sworn into office on Thursday, Aug. 10 at the monthly meeting of the Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners in front of a full community room in the Mon...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman charged with drug possession 37 year-old Bayonne resident Jennifer Lopez was arrested on Friday July 28, at 12:21 a.m. She was charged with burglary, theft, possession of a hypodermic syringe...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken farmers market visited by New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture On Tuesday Aug. 8, New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas Fisher visited the Hoboken Farmers Market to celebrate Farmers M...
Keeping watch
Residents and police celebrate National Night Out
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents converged at Church Square Park on Tuesday, Aug. 1 for four hours to celebrate National Night Out, hosted by Hoboken’s and Stevens Institute of Technology’s police departments. National N...
Councilmen exchange jabs over water agreement
Also postpone vote on controversial sidewalks for historic Court Street
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council meeting began with a bang Wednesday Aug. 2, as five minutes into the five-hour meeting, members of the council inquired as to whether Councilman Ravi Bhalla – who is among ...
‘Pop-up’ park has many extras
Will eventually become permanent park in city’s northwest corner
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Children from all over Hoboken have a new – and very interesting -- place to play. Mayor Dawn Zimmer and local officials cut the ribbon on the new 5-acre “Pop-Up Park” in northwest Hoboken, on Mond...

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