14 council candidates sound off
Discuss Trump and local issues
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Along with the six people running for mayor of Hoboken in November, 14 people have announced they will run for three at-large Hoboken City Council seats. Eleven of those people are spread among fou...
Art from local shelter
Hoboken Historical Museum exhibits ‘in transition’ works
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
A hundred and forty-eight works of art by Hoboken residents in transitional housing are on display in the Hoboken Historical Museum’s Upper Gallery. The art in the exhibit, titled “In Transition: W...
Paid parking spaces sit empty
Owners of office building want to use fewer spots
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Zoning Board of Adjustment met on Tuesday Aug. 15 for an hour and a half to discuss whether an existing office building near the train station can earmark fewer parking spots for its te...
The toll of the Hudson Tunnel
Officials and residents raise concerns about proposed new tunnel under county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of Hudson County have raised a number of concerns about the possible impact of the Hudson Tunnel Project, a proposed new passenger train tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York. The $13...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Councilmen raise concerns about Washington Street construction Fourth Ward Councilman Ruben Ramos, Jr. has called on the Zimmer administration to temporarily halt the concrete curb work being done ...
Hope and hassles on Main Street
Washington Street rebuilding generates optimism and critiques
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is several months into an 18-month long reconstruction of its main shopping district, Washington Street. Vehicles lurch and rattle over patched and re-patched pavement, channeled by police ...
Changed by tragedy
Memoir by Hoboken’s Nancy Colasurdo now available
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
“Alive in the Sunshine,” a memoir written by Hoboken resident of 19 years Nancy Colasurdo, explores life themes “everyone can relate to,” in places very familiar to anyone who has spent time in the...
New HHA commissioner is sworn in
Barbara Reyes will stress safety and resident’s quality of life
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
New Commissioner Barbara Reyes was sworn into office on Thursday, Aug. 10 at the monthly meeting of the Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners in front of a full community room in the Mon...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman charged with drug possession 37 year-old Bayonne resident Jennifer Lopez was arrested on Friday July 28, at 12:21 a.m. She was charged with burglary, theft, possession of a hypodermic syringe...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...