HoLa looks at Multi-Service Center for expansion
Space needed for new grade; City Council considers bonds and boats
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council has advanced an agreement allowing the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) to lease 1,183 square feet in the Multi-Service Center for its incoming seventh grade class. If f...
Where the streets come to life
St. Ann’s Festival returns for 105th year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
In “Gotham,” their landmark history of New York City, Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace chronicle how Italian street festivals emerged in Harlem as a boisterous response to marginalization. Confine...
Young at heart
Sinatra-fied Shakespeare hits home in Hoboken
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in the inner sanctum of an Athenian wood, the sea is never far. In Hoboken, it is often close enough to fill one’s eyes and mind. In choosing to set his production of “A Midsummer Night’s Drea...
Rising from the ashes
Willow Avenue café reopens after fire
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
After six and a half months of shuttered service, D’s Soul Full Café is back in business, and possibly better than ever. On New Year’s Day 2015, an electrical fire broke out in the apartment above ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken-based online retailer Jet.com takes off A potentially massive new player has entered the world of e-commerce, and it’s coming straight out of the Mile Square City. Jet.com, which opened its...
What can you build in northwest Hoboken?
Western Edge plan moves up for final vote
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Will Wuillamey has lived in northwest Hoboken for several years, and he is ready to see more street life in the neighborhood. “My wife and I have two boys,” he said, “and we are starving for more p...
‘The Feast’ is back!
Famous St. Ann’s Festival returns for 105th year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The women of the St. Ann Roman Catholic Church at Seventh and Jefferson streets are too old to carry the statute of their patron saint on their shoulders, but they have lost none of their devotion ...
30 years ago: Hoboken’s wackiest election
Mayor Tom Vezzetti rose to power amid ongoing gentrification
by Sam Burch
Reporter correspondent
Jul 19, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s been 30 years since the “wackiest mayor in America” was elected to lead Hoboken, and the town’s old-timers still remember. Born in Bradley Beach, N.J., in 1928, Thomas Vezzetti was the 33rd ma...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Cops see rise in ‘synthetic cannabinoid’ use among Hoboken homeless A class of synthetic drugs appears to be gaining popularity among the homeless population of Hoboken and neighboring cities, base...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 19, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Stevens ranked 48th best American college by Money Magazine The Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken has been ranked the 48th best university in America in a new college ranking by Money Maga...