Week in Review 9/24/2006
Today is the Fall Arts and Music Festival. Check it out before or after the thunderstorms come pouring down. Accuweather.com predicts the rain may occur between 12:00 and 2:00pm. So come prepared or otherwise pick your favorite bar for shelter!
Here’s a quick recap of what happened last week:
News, items of importance:
- Big fight at the Elks Club
And over 300 high-tension comments follow as a result
- Another fire on 11th St.
Was a big marijuana factory as well. See video of the flames.
- Daylight Bank Robbery at Havens Savings Bank
Hoboken411 broke the story and updated it minute by minute till the crook was apprehended.
- City Council Meeting
Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems
- Zoning Board Meeting
Witness the City in action as they try to take any potential park space away
- We covered no major city events the past week. There were a lot of block parties, though.
New or Coming Soon:
- 14th and Park update
Current lineup is a gym, pharmacy and bank. Hoboken sure is exciting sometimes.
- Rita’s Ice finally opened
Their 400th store along with a fruity ice-eating contest.
Plans to open their second location uptown. Two juice locations doomed, one coming soon.
- Chicken & Rib Crib and Aaraa
Going through renovations to make the places spiffy.
- Ruby Collections
A notoriously doomed location is up for sale
Fun, Games and Random Observations:
- Overheard in Hoboken
Post the retarded conversations you’ve had the honor of hearing
- Hoboken 10 years ago
See what the buzz was on the chat boards a long time ago. Pretty much the same issues. Sad.
Town Crime Info:
- Check the Crime Map
What has happened recently in your neck of the city?