Week in Review 10/29/2006
Welcome new readers and old. Here are a few things that were covered in the last seven days.
News, items of importance:
- “Hoboken University Medical Center”
Read about the proposed changes at St. Mary Hospital and see how shady Hoboken meetings are run.
- Our Parks (and lack thereof)
Some observations regarding our parks incite anger and dissatisfaction from frustrated residents.
- Hoboken House Tour
Was actually pretty nice, minus the developer sales pitches.
- HoBOOken Haunted House
This coming Monday and Tuesday, Hoboken gives back to community kids.
New or Coming Soon:
- Bambi Baby
Some new businesses really have a niche they can fill.
- Tennis Courts
Along with a 1/2 court basketball area. Finished just in time for the cold weather.
- “Suit Up”
Seems like an apparel store back on Monroe Street.
- Joey’s BBQ
A much anticipated grub joint should be opening any day now.
A juice and oxygen bar + tanning will be opening soon. Some debate ensued regarding the name.
- Maxwell Place
Some new photos and discussion followed about parks and how they re-negged on their promises.
- Nothing officially made the “doomed” category this week. Sorry!
- Court Street
We stopped into this very popular restaurant to give it a taste.
One of the larger places in town opened up under mixed reviews.
Fun, Games and Random Observations:
- Fall Foliage River Cruise
You still have a few weeks to take a trip up the Hudson and observe the seasons change.
- Bird Watching
We thought it was an eagle, but it turned out to be a Red-Tailed Hawk paying a visit to terrorize local squirrels.
Recent Town Incidents:
- Check the Incident Map
The recent retardation you can’t read about anywhere else.