Even Hoboken post-college partiers get fed up with other Hoboken post-college partiers
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken, the mile-square city across the river from New York City, has been a popular place for people to move after college for at least the last 20 years. It has also developed as a pl...
Southwest Park concept approved
December debut planned; new negotiations with PSE&G
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The first stage of a planned Southwest Park could be ready for construction in July and completed by December, according to the landscape architecture firm contracted by Hoboken to produce a final ...
Waiting for development on town’s borders
Family of Minnesota Vikings owner sees their Western Edge project rejected
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Should property owners eager to move forward with major projects at the underdeveloped edges of Hoboken have to wait for the City Council to weigh in on the future of their neighborhoods, and if so...
American Legion returns home again
Two years after Superstorm Sandy, Post 107 has clean slate
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The men of Hoboken’s American Legion returned to their post this past Tuesday for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, thanks to the generous aid of Hoboken businesses and the local Rotary Club. ...
Inventing Hoboken
New museum exhibit reveals the family of dreamers behind city
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in defeat, Colonel John Stevens III set milestones. In 1808, the lawyer, soldier, engineer, inventor, botanist, and forefather of what we now call Hoboken launched the Phoenix, a steamboat of ...
DEP: Hoboken flood barriers 7 to 10 years away
Levees could reach as much as 16 feet above sea level
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Après le déluge, la bureaucratie. Some 813 days after Superstorm Sandy made landfall in New Jersey, and 232 days after a flood mitigation proposal for the Lower Hudson won $230 million in the feder...
Weighting game
HoLa charter school, school board bicker over low-income lottery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A new front has opened in the simmering legal battle between the Hoboken Board of Education and the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) over HoLa’s state-approved expansion to seventh and e...
The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...
What’s taking so long?
Some of the emergency generators from 2013 will go into housing projects in spring
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
After a year and a half of waiting, the Hoboken Housing Authority has approved funding to install some of the backup power generators it purchased after Superstorm Sandy. Fourteen of the mammoth me...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority tables proposal to end overnight PATH service Port Authority Chairman John Degnan has agreed to table a bi-state reform panel’s proposal to eliminate overnight PATH service, Senate P...