Councilmen exchange jabs over water agreement
Also postpone vote on controversial sidewalks for historic Court Street
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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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 ...
A taste of international hoops at Hamilton Park
Prep coach Mirabel brings Dominican U17 team to face local All-Stars
by Jim Hague
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When he’s done coaching the St. Peter’s Prep varsity basketball team, Alex Mirabel devotes a lot of his time to coaching the Dominican Republic’s national 17-and-under team. “It’s a real honor for ...
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Funeral services were held July 30 for Judith Kaplan, 88. She died July 27 at Greenwood House in Ewing. Born in Brooklyn, the daughter of the late Josephine and George Littwin and younger sister of...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...
Please, mayoral candidates, adhere to the law
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Dear Editor: As president of the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce, I have testified before the City Council on various topics and also shared thoughts with all the currently elected officials vying to b...
Nine sugar packets in your Snapple
From eating to immunization, health fair gives surprising tips and tidbits
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Did you know that the average Snapple has around nine packets of sugar, despite being only 16 ounces? Or that an average Arizona has 19 sugar packets – or around 23 grams of sugar? That’s according...
‘Pop-up’ park has many extras
Will eventually become permanent park in city’s northwest corner
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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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...
Calling models, designers, stylists, photographers
Jersey City Fashion Week returns Sept. 28 at Maritime Parc
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Mark Twain, newspaperman and novelist, once compared fashion to architecture, noting that these often reflected the time and place of their creation. This might be also said of Jersey City Fashion ...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs a well-respected independent publishing company, released his sixth thriller novel in June, entitled The Castle. The book was partly “insp...
Leave Court Street alone!!
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Dear Editor: Thankfully, at the Aug. 2 City Council meeting, two resolutions to change Court Street were pulled due to the fact that the Hoboken Historical Commission had not been notified about th...