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Zoned out
Former Hoboken resident recalls trip to ‘Zoning Hell’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
All Scott Katz wanted was to add a five-foot addition and some minor improvements to his Bloomfield Street townhouse. Instead, he got a first-hand lesson in the vast labyrinth that property owners ...
Hudson County has beaches
Even in cities, swaths of sand and shore hide in plain sight
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly two centuries ago, Hudson County was a destination for beach enthusiasts. From the 1840s until at least the 1880s, the Hotel LaTourette and its surrounding beaches at Bergen Point in Bayonne...
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Jersey City man allegedly stole $50K from Hoboken checking account A Jersey City resident has been arrested after allegedly hacking Hoboken municipal government accounts and stealing over $50,000, ...
Real estate office moves up
New Re/Max location gets special touch from HGTV designer DeLeon
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Aug 30, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The industrial chic look of Re/Max Gold Coast Realty’s new digs on Washington Street was made possible by world-renowned designer Vanessa DeLeon. This past week, on Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Hoboken ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Zipcar sets date for takeover of Hoboken Corner Cars program Car-sharing mogul Zipcar will begin moving its vehicles into the exclusive parking spaces of Hoboken’s Corner Cars program on Wednesday,...
Seventeen take petitions for November race
Aug. 31 deadline to run for City Council
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
It may not feel like it in the summer heat, but Hoboken’s November municipal elections are just 72 days away. Though three school board positions and two state Assembly seats are up for grabs, the ...
Getting in gear
Zimmer announces Sept. start for bike share
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
After two and a half years of planning and fundraising, the finish line is in sight for Hoboken’s bike share program. Thanks to sponsorships from six local companies, the city and its private partn...
Façade of the future
Residential/restaurant building on Grand demonstrates storm-proof development
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
If you want to see the future of retail space in Hoboken’s low-lying perimeter, take a walk to 1414 Grand St. and look up. From street level, the ground floor of the new mixed-use residential build...
Worlds away from Wallace
Hoboken teacher brings autism education to Indonesia
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Many travelers feel culture shock when visiting another country for the first time, but few have an experience like Michelle Zube’s. On a recent trip to Indonesia, the most striking thing for Zube ...
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Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken mayor named to national EPA advisory committee The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced the addition of Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer to its Local Government Advisory Committee, a...

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Exemplary exploits
Hoboken police honored for heroic moments
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer

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Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Police Beat by Compiled by Carlo Davis