ON THE WATERFRONT 07030

More Parks Please!
Fund for a Better Waterfront advocates for open space along the Hudson
by Sean Allocca
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Access to the Hudson can certainly ease the monotony of city dwelling—the honking horns and clanging of passing trucks. The Fund for a Better Waterfront (FBW) was formed around the simple idea that...
ARCHIVES AND ARTIFACTS07030

What the Heck is Going on with Sybil’s Cave?
At one time, hordes of tourists swarmed Hoboken to drink… the water?
by Melissa Abernathy
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Sybil’s Cave, a natural spring carved into the base of the greenish stone bluff known as Castle Point, is one of Hoboken’s best-known landmarks. Anybody who wants to can view its locked entrance on...
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Hanging out with—Frank Raia
by Amanda Palasciano
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OK, let’s be frank. We should all be so lucky. Noted builder, philanthropist, dual board member, father, husband, rock-and-roll enthusiast, and workaholic, Frank “Pupie” Raia is a born-and-raised H...
WEST SIDE STORY 07030

The Jubilee Center
An after-school home for Hoboken kids
by Gilbert Aguon
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
What started as a bunch of volunteers offering homework help has blossomed into one of the most valuable assets for Hoboken families. In 1996, the nonprofit All Saints Community Service and Develop...
HOW WE LIVE 07030
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
EDGE LOFTS Bruce Goodrich really took a chance on Hoboken—launching a new business and finding a new home within the last couple of years. And he has no regrets. Two years ago, he and his brother l...
WATERING HOLE 07030

DC’S TAVERN
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The sign of a really authentic watering hole is no sign of food. That’s what you won’t find at this little neighborhood crowd-pleaser on the west side. But you’ll find tons of ambience, great booze...
EATERIES 07030

LEO’S GRANDEVOUS
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
If you refer to this legendary eatery as Grandevous, you’re going to sound like you’re out of the loop. Everyone calls it Leo’s, and that’s the way it’s been since 1939 when Leo and Tessie DiTerliz...
Three arrested; police seize 80 pounds of suspected marijuana
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JERSEY CITY – Police arrested three people on June 19 and seized nearly 80 pounds of alleged marijuana shipped from Phoenix to a local warehouse. Arrested were Desmond A. Lewis, 48, and Benjamin Ty...
Senator Menendez celebrates Hoboken Flood Prevention grant, hopes for additional funding
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HOBOKEN – At a press conference Friday, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) congratulated the city of Hoboken on winning a $230 million flood prevention grant from the federal government through the...
Make a SPLASH! Volunteer to clean up
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SECAUCUS – On Saturday, June 21 Hackensack Riverkeeper are holding their annual SPLASH event. The event, sponsored by Toyota, is conducted annually in support of the National Waterkeeper Alliance. ...