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 | 163 163 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 ...
KAPLAN, JUDITH
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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 ...
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 ...
‘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...
TASTY TIDBITS
Such returns as Prep hockey coach
Prep’s Simon commits to Notre Dame, joining Ademilola twins
by Jim Hague
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Ken Such feels like he has a lot in common with Dick Vermeil . “He was gone from coaching football for 17 years and he came back and won the Super Bowl,” Such said about the former coach of the St....
Free seniors from rent increase
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Dear Editor: Each year in North Bergen the rent increase is 2 ½ percent. This is very difficult for senior’s living on a fixed income. The commissioners should make it 1% for seniors between 65 and...
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...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...