Snow now? Tow. Plow
City tries new ways to respond to record-setting blizzard
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken moved quickly last week to clear snow from the main streets after a blizzard raged throughout the day Saturday, dumping a surprising 26 inches of snow. Plows pushed the white stuff onto the...
Western edge development continues
‘The Vine’ opens with a public park, is steps from light rail
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The opening of The Vine at 900 Monroe St. this past week serves as a significant step in realizing Hoboken’s vision for its western edge. The new 11-story, 135-unit rental residence is nestled in a...
Into the blizzard, then gone…
Questions linger after 24-year-old found dead in Hudson River
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Before last Saturday, Jan. 23, Matthew Genovese was just one of the many twentysomething Hoboken residents who could be found heading to catch a bus or meet some friends for dinner. But by the foll...
Little bookworms design library cards
9-year-old rejoices in contest victory
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
9 year-old Miles Hymes couldn’t quite process that close to 10,000 library cards with his design are now available at the Hoboken Public Library. “I’m happy,” he said, with vanilla cake in hand. “I...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Washington Street redesign plan redesigned Mile-square residents and business owners have less than three weeks to find out whether a $15 million plan to redesign the city’s main corridor on Washin...
The ‘Power List’
The Reporter’s annual movers and shakers for 2016
by Hudson Reporter staff
Jan 24, 2016 | 4 4 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The status of Hudson County’s most powerful people rises and falls from year to year. Some are more relevant one year and less so the next. Influence can mean different things, not only political p...
Waiting for the score
Students’s PARCC results delayed by state mix-up
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The road traveled by local students taking the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exam has been a rocky one thus far. Some parents of children in the public sch...
Musical chairs on the sewer authority
Kurt Gardiner takes ‘Pupie’s’ place on NHSA after intrigue-driven vote
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 24, 2016 | 7 7 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The board that makes sure your toilets flush properly is about to look a little different. Frank “Pupie” Raia, a wealthy Hoboken developer and North Hudson Sewerage Authority (NHSA) commissioner, w...
Alleged animal abuser goes on the lam
More than 50 pets rescued from nearby house of horrors
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A warrant has been issued for Juan Perez, 58, of Hillcrest Avenue in North Bergen, who faces 68 counts of animal cruelty after authorities found dozens of cats and dogs living in unspeakable condit...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
City braces for potential blizzard By the time you get this edition of the Hudson Reporter, the city of Hoboken may be fully coated in snow. In anticipation of up to a foot of snow and wind gusts u...