Hoboken Week(s) in Review – 12/2/2007
Happy Holidays to the 100’s of new readers that have signed up since the last Hoboken Week in Review. It’s been a couple weeks, and I’ve decided to mix up the format a bit today.
Instead of various featured stories that were covered recently, I’ve taken the Top 20 most commented posts published or “bumped” in the past three weeks. So catch up on the “hot talk” in case you missed anything!
Hottest topics in the past three weeks
- 4th Ward Election (2576 comments)
Politics seems to get a lot of people talking
(but don’t forget the Rant Corner (2277 comments) where you can bitch and moan about anything)
- Drinky Drink (527)
Former 4th Ward Councilman Chris Campos delays his DUI trial once again
- Hooters! (499)
Racy photos appear and Hoboken PD makes national news.
- City Council Meeting 11/21/2007 (216)
Was going strong till I had to shut down the comments because it got unnecessarily ugly.
- Rogo’s Bar (139)
Recently remodeled watering hole.
- Toll Brothers (113)
A big real estate developer in Hoboken
- City Diner (99)
New 24-hour diner coming to downtown Hoboken
- SW6 Parks Initiative (94)
Political battles ensue for the future of the southwest area of town.
- Yapple’s: Doomed (88)
Corner juice bar, tanning salon, and oxygen bar fell victim to the Hoboken permit process.
- More on the Latino cops suing Hoboken (79)
The Latino Alliance reaches out to the state Attorney General for help.
- Board of Eduction meeting (77)
More town politics
- City Budget Hearings (76)
Can you imagine how many comments there’d be if bacon was a budget line item?
- SWAT this! (76)
Hoboken’s SWAT team dismantled after those Hooters pictures surfaced.
- Lackawanna Train Terminal (68)
Millions spent restoring the clock on the historical train station.
- Hoboken “Damage Control” (63)
Mayor Roberts hires an old friend to “keep an eye” on things with the cops & firemen.
- Oscar survived! (59)
My dog ate rat poison, but is doing well.
- Trees in all the wrong places (56)
The city places trees in strategic places in the park, effectively ruining the “open space”.
- Decapitated! (49)
A murdered chicken is suspected to be a victim of a freaky ritual.
- Fire the Mayor? (46)
The readers discuss the pros and cons of removing David Roberts from office. A HUGE majority think he should be tossed.
- People don’t appreciate good deeds (46)
A local community group gives to the community, but proceeds to get blasted for a syntax error.
Enjoy the cold weather!