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Will city go to pot?
Officials weigh in on the future of legalized marijuana
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since Gov. Phil Murphy said on the campaign train last year that he wanted to legalize recreational marijuana and expand medical marijuana access, Hoboken officials and residents have wondered...
Baseball is back!
Little League season opens
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is famous as the location for the first organized game of modern baseball. Last weekend, the city welcomed back its favorite pastime with the official opening of the Little League season. L...
Some landlords will get to keep their garden apartments
Also at council meeting: basketball courts for Northwest Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Hoboken City Council meeting on Wednesday, the council revised the city’s flood ordinance (which regulates development in low-lying areas) so that some property owners who would have been fo...
Police beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Birch bouncers charged after victim of alleged assault comes forward Union City resident Matthew Garcia, age 27, was charged with aggravated assault and Jersey City resident Dashon Brown, age 27, w...
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Affordable Housing working group meeting to take place Monday April 30 Councilwoman Vanessa Falco, chair of the affordable housing subcommittee, and Mayor Ravi Bhalla will host the first meeting of...
Towing troubles
More cars hauled away than last year; signs raised $2M for city
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken towed more cars from its streets during the first quarter of 2018 than the same time in 2017, Hoboken Parking Director Ryan Sharp said this month. He believes it’s most likely due to needin...
Proposal floated for northwest park
Residents say they’re disappointed with lack of court space
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 3 3 comments | 538 538 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, residents met in the cafeteria of the Wallace Elementary School for the unveiling of the new Northwest Resiliency Park’s final concept design. To the disappointment of many, the design i...
Responding to people with special needs
Firefighters to undergo Autism Shield Training
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 543 543 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Fire Department will undergo training to better respond to emergency situations involving Hoboken residents living on the autism spectrum. Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder refers to a...
The future of ‘American Dream’
Delayed Route 3 retail/recreation complex to debut in March, 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents are accustomed to driving past the partly completed American Dream (formerly Xanadu) project off Route 3, and to wondering if the recreation/retail complex will ever be fini...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...

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The Hoboken Hilton
Council will vote on hotel developer Wednesday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer