Hoboken Week in Review 1/24/2010

1/24/2010:

Your weekly recap…

Of what happened last week in Hoboken!

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What made the most noteworthy entries for the week ending Sunday, January 24, 2010?

Hot Topics

  • JUMPER
    Last Sunday, Hoboken resident Mark Effinger, 45, took his life by jumping out an 8th story window at the Hudson Tea Building.
  • CRISIS?
    The new Governor of NJ is being told HUMC hospital will be shutting down in a few months – HUMC officials beg to differ.
  • POLITICS!
    The usual dose of nauseating politics in the Mile Square this week included:
  • TUNED-IN!
    The Food Network and HGTV are back on the grid at Cablevision.
  • HOMEY
    Chatter about that oddly placed home in-between the bridges uptown…
  • NEEDY!
    Sure, the Haitian disaster was epic – but are all the charities legit? Do you know what help we need here in America?
  • TRASHY!
    Have you noticed the junky areas all over Hoboken? And how it’s gotten worse?
  • RUNNY!
    A lot of folks came down with supposed food poisoning, and were curious as to where it originated from!
  • DESPERATE!
    The NY Times doesn’t make enough money to pay high-level executives – now wants you to fund their summer homes and fancy cars.
  • FINALLY!
    Mike the dog has a new home – and a new name!
  • PEACHY!
    Putting the size of the Square in perspective – plus a great uptown Hoboken history lesson!

Other Updates

Event Calendar

See what’s happening this week on Hoboken411 event calendar!

ON THE RADAR:

Meaningful Idiom of the Week:

“Calm before the storm” – a quiet period just before a period of great activity or excitement.

– Hope you pay attention during next 6-24 months…

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wiskeytango1
wiskeytango1
Monday, January 25, 2010 11:41 am

flood fix..right and the sand man and santa r for real.worst part is when the water subsides in the basememt the waterbugs appear

jc5201
jc5201
Monday, January 25, 2010 12:12 am

What, no flood info from the 4th Ward councilperson with a torrential storm coming? I was getting used to getting them when it drizzled!

Watchmaker
Watchmaker
Reply to  jc5201
Monday, January 25, 2010 10:50 am

A message from Dawn Zimmer:

It’s raining in Hoboken and you should use your umbrellas.

When it rains, it floods.

I am the only candidate with a detailed plan to pray the flood away.

🙂

In response to jc5201 who said:

What, no flood info from the 4th Ward councilperson with a torrential storm coming? I was getting used to getting them when it drizzled!

jc5201
jc5201
Reply to  Watchmaker
Monday, January 25, 2010 2:08 pm

Lol! If I didn’t see your name at the top I would have thought this was an official notice.

In response to Watchmaker who said:

A message from Dawn Zimmer:

It’s raining in Hoboken and you should use your umbrellas.

When it rains, it floods.

I am the only candidate with a detailed plan to pray the flood away.

🙂

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