What’s happening at the YMCA?
Seven years since facility closed suddenly, board seeks suggestions
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
At the corner of 13th and Washington streets, the city’s former YMCA, once humming with tenants of the building and with city residents working exercising, waits silently as members of its board de...
Rockin’ Redwings to head to DC
Marching band invited to Memorial Day Parade; needs 10K
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
This May 29, roughly 50 Hoboken students will march in the nation’s capital for the National Memorial Day Parade, as long as they raise the money for the invitation-only event. The televised parade...
Local theater company nominated for award
The musical, the company, and the woman behind the scenes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Children’s Theater company is up for an award for Best Children’s Theater/Family Theater Production in New Jersey from BroadwayWorld.com for their musical “The Ballad Of Janis Matthews ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jan 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken man dies after being struck on Observer Highway According to a release sent out by the Hudson County Sheriff on Thursday morning, a man died  on Tuesday, Jan. 10 after being hit by a car wh...
Fight over demotion of Zoning Board member
Hoboken City Council reorganizes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Hoboken City Council meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 4, the body reorganized its members and saw debate over Zoning Board appointments by the council. In the last two years, some members of the p...
Outgoing school board member talks about changes
Also at meetings: Audit, students of the month
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Education said farewell to its outgoing member, Dr. Leon Gold, a former board president, on Tuesday, Dec. 13. Gold decided not to run for re-election to the board this year. The board ...
Your neighbors’ resolutions
Residents tell their goals for 2017
by Reporter Staff
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The new year is an opportunity to rethink your habits, so residents of our towns (and their dogs) stopped to chat with us last week about their goals for 2017.
Skating away
Hoboken’s synthetic rink opens under the Viaduct
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 9 9 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s like cardboard. I feel like I am in a video game,” said Brendan Waldron, 8, as he skated on Hoboken’s new synthetic “ice” rink under the 14th Street Viaduct. “We got ice skates for Christmas ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Give blood in WNY or Hoboken As people travel in winter and are not as available to donate, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help me...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2016
A LOOK BACK
Dec 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend