Businesses coming and going
New Korean restaurants, gyms, and clothiers land in town
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is a busy mile square with new businesses landing here every month. The latest crop includes two Korean restaurants, a clothing wholesaler, and a new fitness studio. Several popular busines...
Hoboken Family Planning concerned about funding
Group offers wide array of services including basic med care, screenings
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
“The program is under threat,” said Director Bill Bullock as he sat at a grey oval table in a well lit back conference room of Hoboken Family Planning last week. The non-profit agency is one of man...
Memory lane
First Ward councilman hopes to renovate one of city’s last cobblestone streets
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
On the morning of Dec. 2, Councilman Michael DeFusco took to his computer and posted an online petition urging county officials to give Hoboken a $500,000 grant to preserve and renovate Court Stree...
Hate speech, hotels, and bars
Hoboken council tackles controversial issues
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council met Dec. 7 and discussed national hate crimes in the wake of the presidential election. Councilman Ravi Bhalla sponsored a resolution condemning the hate crimes that have t...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Dec. 14 The Hoboken Annual Christmas Tree Lighting will take place Wednesday Dec. 14, at 5 p.m. The Hoboken tradition, which was supposed to take place Tuesday Dec. 6...
Large Apartment building opens next to Viaduct
140 units; Trader Joe’s, ice rink to come
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The Harlow, a large apartment building at the corner of Fourteenth Street and Willow Avenue, officially opened its doors Nov. 30 with a ribbon cutting by state, county, and local officials. The bui...
What’s so funny?
A comedy scene grows throughout Hudson County
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken-based comedian Dan Frigolette was performing recently at Hoboken’s Cadillac Cantina bar and told a story about a recent visit to Oklahoma. “I said I lived [near] New York and they go, ‘Oh, ...
Mayor, husband can’t remove selves from lawsuit
Judge makes decision on latest claim by former housing director
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 04, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A judge dismissed, in late October, a motion by Mayor Dawn Zimmer and her husband to remove themselves as defendants in a lawsuit filed in May of 2016 by former Hoboken public housing director Carm...
It’s A Wonderful Play
Mile-Square Theater’s ‘Wonderful Life’ continues for three more weeks
by Jeff Kreisler
Reporter correspondent
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
I have a confession to make: I’ve never seen the movie, “It’s A Wonderful Life.” Considering how omnipresent it is – especially this time of year – that’s like saying I’ve never seen “Shawshank Red...
A real turkey!
Dec 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Congratulations to Leslie Rivera, 8, who is the lucky winner of the Hudson Reporter’s Turkey Lurkey Raffle. The raffle was open to readers of our eight weekly newspapers in Hudson County. All you h...