WELCOME TO HOBOKEN
Everything new residents (young or older) should know
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
In May and June, college graduates move to Hoboken to start a job, and families move to town before the new school year. Last week, several Hoboken residents offered tips to recent grads and young ...
Smartphone-only parking spots introduced
Also at meeting: Council pays more for Washington Street construction
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
At their monthly meeting on Wednesday, the City Council sparred on whether some parts of the city should have parking spaces that can be paid for only by smartphone. Resident Cheryl Fallick spoke o...
Back to the future
Hoboken hosts third annual Propelify Innovation Festival
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
The third annual Propelify Innovation Festival, which takes place along Hoboken’s waterfront each year, attracted 8,000 to 10,000 attendees from all over the world on Thursday. They learned about n...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City man charged with child endangerment Anthony Monteleone, 46, of Jersey City was arrested on May 7 at 6:30 p.m. He was charged with harassment, endangering the welfare of a child, and pos...
Their winning ways
The Wendelkens, in academics and athletics
by Dennis Sevano
Reporter Correspondent
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A spirited conversation recently occurred between several former sterling Red Wing athletes, all of whom played two -- if not three -- sports in high school during the 1950s and 1960s at the old Ve...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken hires city engineer and head of Office of Constituent Affairs Mayor Ravi Bhalla has hired resident Caroline Caulfield as the head of the Office of Constituent Affairs and Kimberli Craft as ...
A world of pure imagination
Hoboken kids big and small to perform ‘Willy Wonka: The Musical’
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
One hundred and twenty Hoboken public school students in grades kindergarten through high school will participate in the 2018 play “Willy Wonka: The Musical,” open to the public from Friday, May 18...
$73.6M for 2018-2019 school year
District to host new summer learning program
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Education passed a $73.6 million budget during their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday. The budget covers projected spending for the 2018-2019 school year. The budget increased this y...
Founder of Cantigas Choir to retire
Litman will direct her final concert on May 19
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
After sixteen years of bringing global music to Hoboken and Jersey City, Joan Litman, founder of Cantigas Women’s Choir, will give her final concert on May 19 at St. Matthew’s Trinity Church in Hob...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Amy DeGise will seek HCDO chair In a move that apparently hopes to capitalize on her hefty voter numbers in last year’s Board of Education election, Amy DeGise – daughter of County Executive Tom De...