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Do you trust voting booths?

Are voting booths reliable? I’ve always had this mindset: “Anything that can be done, can be UN-done.” And voting booths fit quite neatly in that category. Elections in this country (and most others) are...

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Television Addiction

Admit it – YOU ARE ADDICTED TO TELEVISION About four and a half years ago – we “gave up” television. That means we do NOT have any cable or TV connection to the home....

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How do you connect?

How do you connect when you are off the beaten path? You know, when you witness the manufactured, cookie-cutter life that is being doled out to everyone in the world – you reach an...

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Parking Dude does snow shoveling

Parking Dude helps Hoboken residents out of snowy spots 1/26/2016 update: Seems like the Parking Dude App came through for many people in Hoboken after the blizzard, just a short time after the app...

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Help Wanted at Stevens

Help Wanted at Stevens Institute (Bus Driver) Know anyone who is looking for work, and in possession of a clean commercial drivers license? Read on! Stevens looking for part-time bus driver in Hoboken Stevens...

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{dis}Connected!

{dis}connected – Part III (or you could also say) Digitally absorbed {sad} souls in Hoboken, NJ We’ve collected literally thousands of photos of people “digitally absorbed” in their smartphone or other devices over the...

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Abandon the “Climate Change League”

Time to abandon the “Climate Change League” FOREVER A little bit off the beaten path. This is my take on how everyone should just “give up” participating in what I’ve coined as the “Climate...

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What’s your seasonal list?

Do you have a seasonal list? Happy New Year, Hoboken! Hopefully most of you remembered to properly hydrate during your recent celebration of the new year. As part of our annual ritual to come...

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R.I.P. Manny Leemans (2015)

Emmanuel (Manny) Valentine Leemans (1925-2015) Long-time Hoboken resident Emmanuel V. Leemans died on November 19, 2015, one day after suffering a heart attack. Manny combined faith, culture, intelligence, decency, courtesy, and diligence in a...