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All Or Nothing At All: Sinatra Doc Now Airing on Netflix

July 31, 2020

HOBOKEN, NJ - Frank Sinatra was renowned for giving "All Or Nothing At All." The iconic singer, as temperamental as he was talented, is the focus of Alex Gibney's two-part documentary—profiling Sinatra's meteoric rise and tumultuous, roller coaster career from beginning to end.

Of course that beginning was in Hoboken, where Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All spends a ...

Funded by Grants, Expansive Mural in Westfield Chugs Toward Completion

WESTFIELD, NJ — An otherwise dreary underpass in Westfield is being transformed with a set of expansive murals — the vision of a Hoboken artist — made possible through grant funding.

Ricardo Roig, a Westfield native who has made a name for himself in the art world with his series of hand-cut prints, is working to complete the second mural under the overpass. It ...

Hoboken Beautifying Utility Boxes for New 'Art Box Mural Project'

HOBOKEN, NJ - The Hoboken Arts Advisory Committee has announced their "Art Box Mural Project" beautification initiative. The plan calls for 15 utility boxes along Washington Street to be decorated, reflecting the theme of “equality and inclusion”.

“Hoboken is committed to beautifying our public spaces and supporting our local artists, and I’m ...

Main Street Pops and Mile Square Theatre Team Up for Major Fundraising Effort This Friday

HOBOKEN, NJ  - This Friday, July 10th, Main Street Pops teams up with Mile Square Theatre to finish off the last of their virtual Wild & Scenic Film Festival fundraising series.

Main Street Pops, a local pop-up programming company, has held two Wild & Scenic Film Festival screenings featuring fun, heartwarming and uplifting film shorts. So far they have raised over $15,000 for ...

“Every Mask a Blank Canvas” — Hoboken Historical Museum Announces Winners of COVID-19 Art Competition

HOBOKEN, NJ - As a part of the Hoboken Historical Museum’s “Collecting Hoboken” project to document the community’s experience of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Museum invited local artists to transform disposable face masks into one-of-a-kind artworks and submit them to the Museum for a future exhibition: “Every Mask a Blank Canvas.” Artists were asked to use the ...

Yo La Tengo, Marshall Crenshaw, Freedy Johnston & More Unite for the Hoboken Relief Fund Music Festival — THURSDAY, JUNE 25

HOBOKEN, NJ - The "Hoboken Sound" is going virtual Thursday night, as an incredible lineup of acts will perform, entertain and raise money to support Hoboken residents and local Hoboken businesses affected by COVID-19.

The Hoboken Relief Fund Music Festival will bring together an all-star ensemble of musical talent, including Yo La Tengo, Marshall Crenshaw, Freedy Johnston, Jim ...

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All Or Nothing At All: Sinatra Doc Now Airing on Netflix

July 31, 2020

HOBOKEN, NJ - Frank Sinatra was renowned for giving "All Or Nothing At All." The iconic singer, as temperamental as he was talented, is the focus of Alex Gibney's two-part documentary—profiling Sinatra's meteoric rise and tumultuous, roller coaster career from beginning to end.

Of course that beginning was in Hoboken, where Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All spends a ...

Funded by Grants, Expansive Mural in Westfield Chugs Toward Completion

WESTFIELD, NJ — An otherwise dreary underpass in Westfield is being transformed with a set of expansive murals — the vision of a Hoboken artist — made possible through grant funding.

Ricardo Roig, a Westfield native who has made a name for himself in the art world with his series of hand-cut prints, is working to complete the second mural under the overpass. It ...

Hoboken, Jersey City Pummeled by Powerful Storm; Widepsread Flooding and Damage Reported

July 23, 2020

HUDSON COUNTY - Around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, a powerful storm bore down on Hoboken and Jersey City, bringing torrential rains and fearsome winds. A half-hour later, the extent of flooding and other damages began to come into focus.

Jersey City Heights saw trees ripped down and flash flooding along Palisade Avenue. Hoboken's flooding was infinitely worse, as rain coming down the Viaduct ...

How Francesca Giarratana is Making Sure Hudson County Counts, and is Getting Counted

JERSEY CITY, NJ - In her role as Chief of Hudson County’s Division of Planning, Francesca Giarratana has long played a part in “counting the numbers” and helping direct resources for important projects across all 12 municipalities. 

While even under the COVID-19 public health crisis the work of her team has not slowed, there are other numbers that have also kept her ...

Murphy to Partiers: ‘This Is No Time to Be Vying for Induction into the Knucklehead Hall of Fame’

July 29, 2020

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Murphy again condemned crowded house parties, which he says are causing the number of new COVID-19 cases to rise in the state during his COVID-19 press briefing on Wednesday.

He said that over the past four months, New Jersey residents have “crushed the curve,” but was disappointed that over the past four days, there have been roughly 2,000 new positive ...

Murphy Adds $15M to New Jersey's Small Business Grant Program

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – April Scelsa’s story mirrors those of thousands of small business owners whose nail salons, coffee houses and nutrition supplement boutiques wouldn’t have been able to re-open in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic without a little help.

Scelsa used money she got from the New Jersey Economic Development Agency (NJEDA) to purchase masks, gloves, ...

Are You Partying Indoors? Governor Murphy Wants You to Stop

TRENTON, NJ — In his Monday press briefing Governor Phil Murphy pleaded with New Jersey’s youth and their parents to protect public health by not holding secret indoor parties and other large indoor gatherings.

“We have many examples of people congregating indoors without face coverings, without social distancing and in close proximity.  There is no good that will ...

Maridian Properties Implements Enhanced Safety and Health Procedures for Employees and Tenants Returning to Work

July 31, 2020

HOBOKEN, NJ – Maridian Properties, a Hoboken-based real estate developer and property manager with more than 100,000 square feet of commercial space and 200 residential units under management, has implemented a detailed re-occupancy plan that allows its commercial tenants and corporate employees to return to the workplace in a safe and healthy manner.

The plan includes enhanced cleaning ...

Hoboken's 7 Seventy House Luxury Rental Resumes In Person Tours

On-site tours at 7 Seventy House in Hoboken have relaunched with a flourish as pent-up demand has prospective renters leasing at the 424-home luxury apartment building at a feverish pace, according to The Marketing Directors, its exclusive leasing and marketing agent.

With state regulations softened, the leasing and model center at 7 Seventy House has opened by appointment only, and with ...

Leasing to Launch in September for DVORA 175 in Downtown Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, NJ – A nearly-completed 14-story residential building in Downtown Jersey City officially has a name and a launch timeline. Leasing will kick off in September for DVORA 175, a new collection of 148 luxury rental residences and a fresh take on resident living. The announcement coincides with the launch of a teaser website at www.DVORA175.com, where prospective ...

Forty Percent of Readers Buy from TAPinto Advertisers, Survey Finds

TAPinto readers are civically engaged, read TAPinto frequently, and buy products or use services from TAPinto advertisers, the 2020 TAPinto Reader Survey found.  More than 4,000 readers took the survey, which took place in June.

The survey found:

Additional findings:

●     37% of readers view a business more favorably if they advertise on ...