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Shopping card shenanigans

Do you use a shopping card? Are they worth the effort? Beyond your ordinary supermarket shopping card (like ShopRite – which has easy benefits), there are now countless other shopping cards out there. And...

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Breaking the Starbucks habit

2016 Resolution: Breaking the Starbucks habit in Hoboken We already did this back in 2013, but for those of you looking to – you should consider breaking the Starbucks habit (if you have one)....

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Addicted to Distraction

Article Review: Addicted to Distraction {NY Times} Hoboken411 is no stranger to talking about our modern times – and the woes that come along with them. From the ills of so-called “social networking” (euphemism...

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Marketing of the times {Hefty}

Accepting stupidity is today’s marketing {Hefty in particular} We all understand generational differences. Times change, and so do people. But in today’s society – we have an unprecedented situation. It’s called how FAST these...

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Bikes on streets

Narrow streets + bikes = dumb I’m telling you – my idea to RESTRICT bicycles on most east / west roads in Hoboken is a great idea. There are only about three roads that...

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Parking Dude

Parking Dude {Hoboken app release} Hoboken resident (who offers basketball clinics for kids) is releasing a new “app” to help people with parking in town called Parking Dude. Andrew is no stranger to the...

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Walgreens swallows Rite Aid

How do you feel about the Walgreens / Rite Aid deal? Two of the biggest “value-added” pharmacy chains around are Rite Aid and Walgreens. Of course Hoboken has both (as well as the other...

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Billion Dollar Bully {update}

How does Yelp survive? Here’s how pretty much every business feels about this racket called “Yelp”: And here’s one chef bitching and moaning about how frustrating it is to deal with this stupid digital...