Hoboken Week in Review 1/24/2010

1/24/2010:

Your weekly recap…

Of what happened last week in Hoboken!

Hoboken411 week in review HUMC Money

What made the most noteworthy entries for the week ending Sunday, January 24, 2010?

Hot Topics

  • JUMPER
    Last Sunday, Hoboken resident Mark Effinger, 45, took his life by jumping out an 8th story window at the Hudson Tea Building.
  • CRISIS?
    The new Governor of NJ is being told HUMC hospital will be shutting down in a few months – HUMC officials beg to differ.
  • POLITICS!
    The usual dose of nauseating politics in the Mile Square this week included:

  • TUNED-IN!
    The Food Network and HGTV are back on the grid at Cablevision.
  • HOMEY
    Chatter about that oddly placed home in-between the bridges uptown…
  • NEEDY!
    Sure, the Haitian disaster was epic – but are all the charities legit? Do you know what help we need here in America?
  • TRASHY!
    Have you noticed the junky areas all over Hoboken? And how it’s gotten worse?
  • RUNNY!
    A lot of folks came down with supposed food poisoning, and were curious as to where it originated from!
  • DESPERATE!
    The NY Times doesn’t make enough money to pay high-level executives – now wants you to fund their summer homes and fancy cars.
  • FINALLY!
    Mike the dog has a new home – and a new name!
  • PEACHY!
    Putting the size of the Square in perspective – plus a great uptown Hoboken history lesson!

Other Updates

Event Calendar

See what’s happening this week on Hoboken411 event calendar!

ON THE RADAR:

Meaningful Idiom of the Week:

“Calm before the storm” – a quiet period just before a period of great activity or excitement.

– Hope you pay attention during next 6-24 months…

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4 Comments on "Hoboken Week in Review 1/24/2010"

wiskeytango1
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wiskeytango1

flood fix..right and the sand man and santa r for real.worst part is when the water subsides in the basememt the waterbugs appear

jc5201
Member
jc5201

What, no flood info from the 4th Ward councilperson with a torrential storm coming? I was getting used to getting them when it drizzled!

Watchmaker
Member
Watchmaker

A message from Dawn Zimmer:

It’s raining in Hoboken and you should use your umbrellas.

When it rains, it floods.

I am the only candidate with a detailed plan to pray the flood away.

🙂

In response to jc5201 who said:
What, no flood info from the 4th Ward councilperson with a torrential storm coming? I was getting used to getting them when it drizzled!

jc5201
Member
jc5201

Lol! If I didn’t see your name at the top I would have thought this was an official notice.

In response to Watchmaker who said:
A message from Dawn Zimmer:

It’s raining in Hoboken and you should use your umbrellas.

When it rains, it floods.

I am the only candidate with a detailed plan to pray the flood away.

🙂

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