Hoboken Week in Review – 8/31/2008
In addition to big talk about local Hoboken politics, local residents also shared their viewpoints on National topics such as the Presidential race and severe tropical weather.
Besides Obama, McCain, Palin, Lenz, and Gustav, what other names made the Top 10 most discussed Hoboken411 entries for the week ending Sunday August 31st, 2008?
Hottest topics of the week
- Got a case of the Lenz
Last Sunday, a letter to the editor in the local paper exposes a local political hack.
- Laying the foundation
A brief update about the much-discussed Clearview Cinemas uptown.
- Empire Freakness
Complaint overload about a midtown gym that has issues with billing.
- McCain selects a GILF for VP
On the Republican side of the fence, a controversial decision is made for second in command.
A reader thought a couple Obama videos would make for interesting conversation.
- More pedestrians struck
One consistent occurrence in Hoboken: pedestrian pinball. Who’s fault is it really?.
- America to be slammed by Mother Nature
Hurricane Gustav is expected to be devastating wherever it finally lands. The tropics are heating up! What’s next?
- Flip Flop you don’t stop
One reader wanted to expose some of McCain’s inconsistencies.
- Cupcakes take Hoboken by storm
Local bakery owner is “killin ’em with Sweetness” as her (delicious) cupcake shop wows new customers.
- Woof, Woof, Arf, Growl (et. al.)
The Hoboken411 Legal Beagle answers more questions from residents.
- Have any tough questions?
A local church welcomes you to ask them. Answers are not guaranteed.
- NYC hates us
A cabbie from the other side of the river crashes our stoop party.
- Now Boarding!
NY Waterway Ferry slip moves a few clicks to the north.
Summer events are dwindling down in Hoboken (you can see them listed on the calendar on the bottom of the left sidebar – Let me know if I’m missing any good ones!)
Some noteworthy upcoming events:
- Free Kayaking TODAY!
- Also, don’t forget about the Arthur’s Landing Clam Bake TODAY as well!
- And the famous Hoboken Italian Festival starts on the 4th!
- Get Jersey Fresh produce at the Hoboken Farmers Market (Tuesday’s through October)