Week in Review 10/15/2006
Welcome, new readers! Here’s a quick recap of what happened last week:
News, items of importance:
- Plane crash in NYC
NY Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle and instructor perish after flying into a high-rise building.
- 18 Year old Hobokenite killed in Alabama
Future baseball prospect and good kid loses his life in car wreck.
- No items to complain about the city in the past week. We’ll save that for this week.
- Hoboken Artists Tour
That is TODAY! Go check out the local artists and see what they’re up to.
- Hoboken House Tour
Plan ahead for NEXT Sunday the 22nd.
New or Coming Soon:
- Sedona Jewelry
A friendly and unique jewelry and accessory store replacing the crooked computer thieves.
- New Wine Bar
Reportedly taking the place of the old Spinnin’ Spirits laundromat / cafe.
- Uptown waterfront walkway openend
Some nice things happen in Hoboken.
- Nothing made it to the doomed list this week.
- good kleen fun
A local bath and body store run by a nice and caring woman!
- Mario’s Classic Pizza
Good slices, but I complained about the $30 pizza.
- Quiznos vs. Subway
Steak sandwiches get compared. Digestive nightmare follows.
- Hair I am
Friendly and economical neighborhood barber shop.
Fun, Games and Random Observations:
- Street pole search for lost love
Hoboken’s version of “Missed Connections” on Craigslist.
- Maxwell place construction update
Watch as buildings rise and promised park space shrinks.
- “Play-date” Syndrome
Are new Hoboken mothers just as competitive as the ones referenced in this NYC article?
- Hoboken in 1982
Interesting archived article from the NY Times. Very different, yet very much the same.
Recent Town Incidents:
- Check the Incident Map
What things happened recently in your neck of the city?