Waiting to ride
After several postponements, still no projected date for Hoboken bike share
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A year and a half after Hoboken announced that it would launch a joint bike share program with Weehawken and Jersey City, the project remains stuck in limbo, waiting on enough funding from private ...
Final fight
The last of the ‘pigeon guys’ leaves Hoboken
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The dusty trophies are piled in boxes in a breezy garage on Monroe Street, next to a lone bag of seed. On the roof, a lattice of cages lies empty and partially deconstructed, silent for perhaps the...
Out of ‘Focus’
Connors School freed from state monitoring; food service deficit paid off
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 05, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Board of Education celebrated the exit of one of its three elementary schools from a state-run monitoring program, thanks to consistent improvement in student test scores among other fa...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Elderly pedestrian dies after vehicle collision Eighty-nine-year-old Agnes Acerra died at Jersey City Medical Center on Friday, June 26, after sustaining head trauma and injuries to her lower extre...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Let your voice be heard on chronic flooding in Hoboken Hoboken officials propose to use nature-based “green infrastructure” solutions to relieve chronic flooding in the city. A Rutgers led-project ...
Getting to the bottom of it
Confusion over new ordinance regulating boats in city waters
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A new ordinance granting city officials enhanced power to remove boats abandoned in Hoboken waters has generated concern among mariners who have been mooring their sailboats legally for years on th...
Countdown to 2022
State lays out timeline for flood protection project
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Circle June 2022 on your calendars. That’s the month state officials say construction is projected to be completed on new infrastructure designed to prevent flooding in Hoboken. Exactly which struc...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Elderly pedestrian hit by van on Washington Street An 80-year-old female Hoboken resident sustained possible head trauma and was transported to Jersey City Medical Center after being hit by a van w...
Redwings take flight
81 graduates made up Hoboken High School Class of ‘15
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
After the tassels were turned and the caps were tossed, a group of newly minted graduates of Hoboken Junior Senior High School piled together at the center of the football field at John F. Kennedy ...
Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...