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10-year-old Hoboken girl produces newspaper
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
On the second floor at a round table in the Hoboken Public Library, Mariacarla Bettocchi, a 10-year-old student at The Mustard Seed School on Willow Avenue, sits beaming at the latest edition of he...
Bits, bytes, and the arts
Non-profits teach computers, creative works to teens and adults in housing projects
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority has partnered with local non-profits and with City Hall to teach adults about computer coding, and to teach teens about artistic expression and the environment. An org...
Water babies
Hoboken University Medical Center offers new birth method
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Expectant mothers have a new option when deciding to deliver their baby, now that Hoboken University Medical Center offers water labors and water births. “It’s the reason I chose to have my baby at...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleged bicycle thief was wanted in Florida, police say On Friday, July 14, at 1:09 p.m. the Hoboken Police Department arrested Jersey City resident Joseph Cacio, age 55, in Hoboken. Cacio was char...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Acid leak near Hoboken/Weehawken border caused light rail delays The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train was temporarily suspended Wednesday morning from Second Street in Hoboken all the way through Wee...
107 years of tradition
90,000 people estimated to attend St. Ann’s Italian Festival
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
One of Hoboken’s most popular and most traditional events is back again, running from Saturday, July 22 through Wednesday, July 26. The 107-year-old St. Ann’s Italian Festival -- known colloquially...
Another leadership change in the projects
Past housing chair says goodbye, suggests successor leave politics out of it
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Housing Authority Commissioner Dana Wefer, who briefly toyed with running for governor earlier this year, is planning to move out of town and said a tearful goodbye Thursday night to the ot...
Black and white frogs
101 Wallace students have artwork published in coloring book
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A hundred and one students age 6 through 12 from Wallace Elementary School have had their artwork published in the “101 Wallace School Frogs Coloring Book.” The book, published in May by Jersey Cit...
A new home for Jewish preschoolers
Reggio -inspired classes begin in September
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
My Little Gan, a Jewish-inspired preschool, has found a new home in western Hoboken in the Monroe Center at 720 Monroe St. Classes will begin in September for children aged 6 months to four years o...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Vape Van owner arrested for drug possession On July 6, 27-year-old Hoboken resident Joseph Ruggiero, the owner of the Hoboken “Vape Van” who was accused of hate speech in May, was arrested ...