hoboken news

Did you know there’s a school board election in five weeks?
Three of nine seats up; charter schools and new superintendent at issue
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s unusually quiet for election season in Hoboken. In merely five weeks, three of the nine seats on the Hoboken Board of Education will be contested during the Nov. 4 general election. The three ...
Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes center on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
When restaurateur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era no...
For businesses, parking’s a perennial problem
Merchants, employers react to city’s new plan
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
When Maxwell’s still hosted live music, the nightclub was a nucleus of Hoboken’s punk rock iconoclasm and small town bravado. When it closed in 2013, Maxwell’s became a symbol of a different sort –...
Chipping in for charity
Hoboken Rotary Club hosts annual golf outing
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sept. 15, the Hoboken Rotary Club held its 19th annual Golf Outing at the Essex County Country Club to raise money for its charitable activities. An estimated 80 people showed up to play 18 hole...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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21st Annual Fall Arts Music Festival Sunday will feature Darlene Love Legendary singer Darlene Love will headline the 21st Annual Hoboken Fall Arts & Music Festival, which takes place from 11 a.m. ...
DiVincent returns to Housing Authority
Subsidized buildings, pizza, an audit, and moving forward
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA) Board of Commissioners held its first full meeting under interim Executive Director Robert DiVincent on Thursday. DiVincent, who also serves as the director of t...
Southwest rehab area gets new planner
SW Park designer also approved; HoLa building expansion welcomed
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
After a two year hiatus, the Hoboken City Council voted unanimously to appoint a new planner for the Southwest Rehabilitation Area this past Wednesday. The area is one of several singled out by the...
Turning back the tide
Chabad Rabbi opens first new Jewish temple in Hoboken in 100 years
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The room was already crackling with excitement when the scribe dipped his quill in the ink for the final time. Fathers and sons toasted shots of whiskey, women embraced, and children ran up to touc...
Fresh faces at the Fall Arts & Music Festival
Young singer-songwriters featured in annual Washington Street party
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Darlene Love knew she was a star long before the world knew her name. A minister’s daughter from San Antonio, Texas, Love sang backup in dozens of classic songs as part of Phil Spector’s Wall of So...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Library hosts Grand Opening for its high tech Creation Space 124 years after it opened, the Hoboken Public Library is finally starting to think outside the book. This past Thursday, the lib...

past weeks news

Rocking the shore
Hoboken bands take on legendary Asbury Park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer

Suiting up
Hoboken hit with two new lawsuits by former employees
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer