Hoboken Week in Review: 3/20/2011


Spring is here, Hoboken!

As of 7:21pm tonight – we will officially have “broken up” with this treacherous winter and the blizzards that we’ve had. I’ll drink to that!

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Some of the most noteworthy posts for the week ending Sunday, March 20, 2011:

Politics and City Happenings

    • Bored of BoardThe Hoboken Board of Education holds it’s election in less than a month. Get into the no-spin zone here and find out who’s who.
    • Council of Mud-SlingingIf you had to vote on who slings mud best in Hoboken – there would be no shortage of options. If you want to vote for sensibility and transparency – well, your choices are limited. Hoboken411 straightens it all out for the casual reader.
  • Only in HobokenOther cities have St. Patrick’s Parades without mayhem.
  • Shocking Doggie Ding DongDogs still at risk for getting their junk charred when out on routine walks.
  • A cup of dirt to go, pleaseHoboken water filled with so much crap – you could plant a (short-lived) garden in it.
  • Perilous Pooch PredicamentsWho leaves their dog chained up outside for hours? I can see a few minutes – but c’mon!

Crime and Incidents

  • Stick up!Two men whip out their cold steel to steal moolah from Hoboken resident walking peacefully.
  • Bank Robbery!Some broad hands a note to a bank teller and walks out with $3,000. Is it really that easy?
  • Howard!In case you missed it – listen to Howard Stern talk about Hoboken’s St. Patrick’s Parade Retardation.
  • Blotter UpdatesSee the Hoboken Police Blotter category to peruse the other noteworthy incidents in the Mile Square.

Business & Events

  • Mon CheriA new frozen yogurt shop takes the place of another.
  • Tilted KiltIs the new chain bar restaurant coming to Hoboken or not?
  • Johnny PepperoniThe latest Mile Square Pizza Place is getting ever so close to opening uptown!
  • Shakti Yoga!An affordable weekly yoga class over at the Monroe Center every weekend!
  • Jazzy NapoliSmooth Grooves back again this year while you eat brick oven goodness uptown.
  • Tony Q. is Clean!A new dry cleaner takes the place of another…
  • Visual Upgrade on 14thUptown drag gets dressed up a bit nicer.
  • Hollywood HypeIdle and restless? Catch a film at Clearview Cinemas!

Other Hoboken Updates

Inspirational Quote of the Week:

“When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.”

– Jonathan Swift

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Sunday, March 20, 2011 1:42 pm

Very helpful inspirational quote– thanks.

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