‘The Feast’ returns for 108th year
Popular Hoboken St. Ann’s Festival adds new feature: country music
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s famed St. Ann’s Italian Festival, a six-day long Italian festival that draws visitors from around the country, will run from Saturday, July 21 through Thursday, July 26 this year. In addi...
Lost three of his friends in blaze
New firefighters cite personal reasons for joining department
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Christopher Sorrentino of Hoboken has wanted to become a firefighter ever since he lost three friends in a blaze during college. In January of 2012, an off-campus house near Marist College in Pough...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Army Corps of Engineers hearing on Union Dry Dock is July 18 The Army Corps of Engineers will host a public hearing on Wednesday, July 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the DeBaun Auditorium at Stevens Instit...
Bhalla censured by state Supreme Court
Council considers local ethics board for transparency
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Ravi Bhalla responded late last month to a public censure by the New Jersey Supreme Court of actions he took as a private employer at a law firm years ago. Members of the Hoboken City Council...
The final curtain
After 21 years, Hudson Theater Ensemble disbands
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken has presented the founders of the Hudson Theater Ensemble, Diana London and Florence Pape, with a proclamation for their dedication to the residents of the city of Hoboken and l...
Gearing up for summer
Board of Education discusses vacation programming
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 322 322 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Board of Education met on June 26 to discuss summer programming in the district and the students of the month for May and June. During the Superintendent’s Report, Dr. Christine Johnson...
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Police seek information on alleged shooter The Hoboken Police Department is seeking information after shots were reportedly fired around 8 p.m. Sunday evening July 1 in the area of Third and Harris...
Movin’ on up
93 graduate from Hoboken High School
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken High School’s 93 seniors celebrated years of hard work during their graduation ceremony on Friday, June 22 at JFK Stadium. Ninety-six percent of the graduates are moving on to two- and four...
Funding for the arts
Mayor signs executive order at inaugural Waterfront Arts Gala
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Ravi Bhalla signed a surprise executive order on Monday, June 25 at the city’s inaugural Waterfront Arts Gala, held to raise funds for cultural and art events in the city. The executive order...
2018 Little League champs
Stan’s takes home sixth win in league
by Marilyn Baer
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Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Stan’s Little League baseball team defeated the Young Dems 7-0 and took home the trophy during the Wednesday, June 20 championship game in Hoboken’s Little League season. The final game was the cul...