Hoboken Week in Review 11/5/2006
Woot! It’s our 7th month online! My how time flies! Amazing how tiny Hoboken can keep content fresh every day of the week. Barring any earth-shattering news, we’ll be taking a break today to watch some football!
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In the meantime, catch up on anthing you’ve missed and see what we covered in the last seven days.
PS: Hangovers suck!
News, items of importance:
- The Obama Menendez Show
See the fruity political circus that came into town.
- The NJ Nets eat a Big Mac
Even being a millionaire basketball player has it’s downfalls.
- Our plot of grass is in the Top 10!
The much-coveted Pier A Park is ranked amongst the nations best!
- Hoboken pool floats away
Read the final chapter on yet another lost Hoboken opportunity.
- 52 Million DENIED for St. Mary Hospital
It’s hard to sneak that much money through without anyone noticing.
- 11/1/2006 Council Meeting
The crew actually stood up for Hoboken’s best interest this week. We’ll see how long this lasts.
- Automated Headache
The wacky robotic parking garage makes headlines again.
- Intersection parking
Town revenue or human safety, what is more important?
- Mozart’s Requiem
Tonight, the 90-voice NYC Master Chorale sings at Our Lady of Grace.
- First Annual Elks Comedy Night
One of the most surprising and fun nights of the year so far.
- Hoboken Food Drive
BrianDavid Realtors remind us that there are people less fortunate than others. Please contribute!
- The Rotary Club does great things
The much maligned “old guys club” shows that good will is still going strong. (ps, it’s filled with young professionals too)
- Ragamuffin Halloween Parade
I don’t know what a “Ragamuffin” is, but it was a Halloween parade with adorable kids in costumes.
New or Coming Soon:
- Turning Point
The menu looks incredible for this uptown eatery coming soon.
Learn a bit more about this place that will be changing looks eventually.
- Garden of Eden
A new awning doesn’t mean they’re open yet. But within a few weeks!
- Joey’s BBQ
They got the green light. Within a week or two, you will be able to enjoy some shredded pig!
- Hoboken Dance Academy
A new place for those that like to shake their booty.
- Mercy Grill
Work continues on this perpetually doomed location.
- Nothing officially made the “doomed” category this week AGAIN!
- Club KO
See more about what may be the most motivational fitness establishment in Hoboken.
- Gaslight Restaurant
Take a peek inside a reliable corner restaurant.
- Puerto Spain
A brief lunch review on one of the mainstays of the Hoboken dining scene.
- A Taste of Hoboken
A great time to sample dozens of Hoboken eateries as well as mingling with hundreds of locals.
- It’s Greek to Me
We like this place a lot, but some people feel otherwise.
Fun, Games and Random Observations:
- A view above Hoboken
Check this nifty musical slide show from the rooftops of Hoboken. We had fun making it.
- Where is this? Round 4
More random snapshots to test your attention span in Hoboken.
- Goldhawk Comedy
Having this event on a Monday night was doomed step number one.
Recent Town Incidents:
- Check the Incident Map
Read what nincompoops can do to cause calls to 911.