Hoboken Week in Review: 7/18/2010


The Dog Days of Summer…

Hoboken411 hopes everyone is enjoying their summer weekends! Here’s your weekly digest for hot topics in the Mile Square…

The most noteworthy posts for the week ending Sunday, July 18, 2010:

Politics and City Happenings

  • Analyze This!The Hoboken PBA presents a comprehensive report that details supposed inaccuracies in the HPD “Audit” the city is standing behind. Whether the administration acknowledges it or not, remains to be seen.
  • True ColorsThe “representatives” Hoboken voters elected to serve the city, are giving them reasons to regret their decisions at the polls…
  • Deep WaterTo have a Hoboken Community Pool or not, is the question…
  • MarathonThe Hoboken City Council once again chatters their meeting into the next calendar day. You gotta love the “efficiency” they have…

Crime and Incidents

  • Hit & RunAn interesting photo journal of what happened at a recent hit & run accident in Hoboken. Wrong on many counts…
  • Lock it!A portion of Hoboken residents embrace the pedaling lifestyle – but how do you keep your wheels secure?
  • Please fill Das Boot up!Hoboken Fire Departement personnel volunteer time to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy.

Business & Events

  • The best garden in HobokenHoboken411 delivers great business news about the upcoming Pilsener Haus Biergarten at 1422 Grand Street. Expected to open before the end of 2010.
  • CREEPY!One particular Chinese takeout place serves up some very unappetizing dishes. NSFYS (not safe for your stomach)
  • 100th Anniversary!St. Ann’s Feast is back for the Centennial Party!
  • SolidFerrazz Hair – a Hoboken landmark for nearly 30 years, gets some props from ELLE Magazine! Way to go!

Other Hoboken Updates

  • Hoboken isn’t that bad, is it?FOX TV wants to film a “disaster” restaurant here in town. 411 doesn’t think they’ll find one that fits the bill.
  • Calgon, take me away!Hoboken411 is strongly considering a long vacation one of these days, and seeks reader input on some possible destinations…
  • Is it 10am yet?Quite possible that some residents don’t have power as you’re reading this – a planned PSE&G upgrade is taking place this morning…

Inspirational Quote of the Week:

“The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity”

– Andre Gide

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