Category: Reader Mail

R.I.P. Helen Hirsch of Hoboken

R.I.P. Helen Hirsch of Hoboken We learned the sad news today, that longtime city watchdog Helen Hirsch had passed into eternity. Her consistent scrutiny of the waste at city hall will be missed. Below...

Zimmer's Vision

Zimmer’s Vision

Zimmer’s Vision: Pie in the sky liberal infrastructure the beginning of the year, the City of Hoboken distributed an email regarding the rollout of hybrid permit/meter parking zones, as if the yellow curb/red curb...

fire hydrant so what

Fire Hydrant Illusions

Fire Hydrants get noticed only some of the time We received a few angry emails from Hoboken residents over the past few weeks. Apparently, they were “upset” that a fire hydrant “was installed” right...

Sun sets over Hoboken NJ summer 2016 Jay Rubenstein

Sun sets over Hoboken

Photo: Sun sets over Hoboken Hoboken resident Jay Rubenstein recently took this late evening photo of the sun getting close to setting over the horizon. Sometimes shots like this (sans people and the mess...

political discourse which side do you fall on in 2016

Letter: Political Discourse

Can we have an intelligent political discussion anymore? With our major Presidential Election three months away, presented below is a letter about politics from Hoboken resident Jay Rubenstein. Where do you fall? Letter: Political...