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Round 3 of Garcia vs. Hoboken Housing Authority
Agency points to campaign donations received by former executive director
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
It has been nearly two years since the Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA) fired their former paid executive director – who was also a politically savvy assemblyman – and the reasons for the terminatio...
Polka Dot is ready to rock the summer
Hoboken family entertainer has new song, video
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Ron Albanese, a 45-year-old school teacher and former Hoboken resident, always makes several zany appearances in the Mile Square City each summer as he continues to perform under his "Kiddie Rock '...
CarePoint Health publishes extent of regional support
Organization is having a tangible impact on Hudson County residents
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s Sunday morning, and the CarePoint Health Mobile Medical van pulls up to its designated parking space outside the Bayonne Senior Center. The seniors step on board one at a time, to get their bl...
County budget is up $13M to $540M
Some towns will share more of tax burden than others
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 29, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Freeholders voted on May 25 to approve their $540 million 2016 budget. Jersey City will see the largest increase in how much they have to contribute this year, followed b...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
High school student allegedly fondled 12-year-old girl A Hoboken High School student allegedly fondled a 12-year-old seventh grader in a school elevator on Thursday, May 19, Hoboken Sgt. Edgardo Cr...
Finally, Southwest Park set to open by June 2017
But city and Academy Bus butt heads on property that would extend park
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
One chapter of the long saga to open the city’s first flood resiliency park was accomplished this past week when the City Council awarded a contract to build roughly 1 acre of the Southwest Park ne...
Everything is grand about this marshal
Veteran with peculiar connection to Mark Twain to lead Memorial Day Parade
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
When Francis A. Przygoda was told he would lead the 118th annual Hoboken Memorial Day Parade, he thought it was a joke. “I said ‘You’re kidding, right? This is April Fools’?” he said between laughs...
Sinatra Drive walkway closer to reality
Also: City council extends café hours, adds person to housing board
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council approved two pilot programs at its meeting on Wednesday – one to extend the hours of operation for outdoor cafes until midnight on certain June dates, and another to complete a gap...
Hudson Place realty opens second Hoboken office
Uptown location continues ‘client-centric’ tradition
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Jon Sisti, president of Hudson Place Realty, has announced the opening of a second location at 150 14th Street in Hoboken in early June. “The new office space has a fresh feel unlike any other in t...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken woman allegedly threw boyfriend’s pit bull out window An argument between a Hoboken couple this past Wednesday, May 18 escalated to the point where the girlfriend allegedly threw her boyfri...

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