JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Man dies in freak accident A worker delivering gypsum board to a construction site on Christopher Columbus Drive on Monday, Nov. 3, was struck in the head by a 1-pound tape measure and died shortly...
Who will become next?
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus council members reelected Three Town Council seats were up for election in Secaucus this past week. Terms expired this year for Council Members Gary Jeffas, James Clancy Sr., and Susan Pir...
EDITOR 07030
Hoboken’s Noah
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It isn’t every day that we get a real mover and shaker on the national stage to sit down for an interview with 07030 . But that’s just what happened when Henk Ovink travelled to Hoboken to talk wit...
PEOPLE POWER 07030
What Henk Ovink Thinks
The Dutch idea-guy ponders Hoboken’s flooding problem
by Amanda Staab
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Perched on a stool next to a large window at the downtown Starbucks in Hoboken, Dutch water expert Henk Ovink turns his intense gaze to the sidewalk outside. “Look at the pavement,” he says. “Do yo...
A Day in the Life of a Soccer Mom
From breakfast to bedtime—and back
by Arlene Phalon Baldassari
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Fall is here, and Hoboken families are facing the annual challenge of figuring out their kids’ complicated schedules. While it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a soccer mom to plot the ta...
Meeting and Mating in 07030
Local women start ‘Mile Square Dates’ company
by Caren Lissner
Photos by Gilbert Aguon
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
“If you go to Speed Dating or another singles event in the city, as soon as you tell a guy you live in Hoboken, they don’t want to have a ‘long-distance’ relationship with you,” says Hoboken reside...
Working Out With—Heidi Conlin
by Mario A. Martinez
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
“You will never get this day back again!” shouts Heidi Conlin to invigorate those who are daring and dedicated enough to take her grueling one-hour workout, which mixes kickboxing, calisthenics, an...
Made in Hoboken
Two Italian family businesses still do it the old-fashioned way
by Story and Photos by Amanda Staab
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The factories of Hoboken’s industrial past may be a distant memory, but there are still places where products are Hoboken made. Keeping tradition alive, Fiore’s Deli House of Quality has made its c...
Fish Story
What’s swimming in the Hudson?
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer, a so-called prehistoric fish washed up in Weehawken near Riva Point. It turned out to be a five-foot sturgeon. According to the New York State Department of Environmental Protection, s...