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Hoboken’s Summer Streets Program Is Back July 10

July 3, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ — The city’s popular Summer Streets program is returning for July and August.

Starting July 10, Sinatra Drive from Fourth Street to Hudson Street and Sinatra Drive North to 11th Street will be vehicle-free on Sundays between 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., the city announced.

The program — which aims to provide additional, protected outdoor space for activities like biking, ...

Hoboken Library Plans Family Field Day At Church Square Park

HOBOKEN, NJ — Are you ready for some summer fun?

On July 9, there will be games, crafts, stories, Hoboken-related trivia and much more to enjoy at Hoboken Public Library’s Family Field Day.

The event will run from noon to 3 p.m. at Church Square Park and is being sponsored by the Friends of the Hoboken Public Library and other generous contributions.

Attendees are encouraged ...

Register Now For Summer Cheer Camp, Girls Softball Clinic

HOBOKEN, NJ — Registration is underway for two youth recreation programs: summer cheerleading camp and softball clinic

Cheer Dynamics All Stars Summer Camp, which will run from July 11 to Aug. 4, is open to children between the ages of 5 and 16 years old.

During the program, instructors will introduce campers to cheerleading and incorporate age-specific games, fundamentals training, ...

City Announces July 4th Street Closures, Schedule Changes

HOBOKEN, NJ — In observance of Independence Day, Hoboken City Hall will be closed on Monday.

Any garbage or recycling collection will occur as regularly scheduled and parking regulations will remain in effect, according to an alert issued by the city.

Due to an anticipated increase in foot traffic, vehicles will not be permitted to access certain routes, including portions of Sinatra ...

The Spotted Lanternfly Is Back In Hoboken

HOBOKEN, NJ – The spotted lanternfly has returned to New Jersey and sightings are increasing across Hudson County, including Hoboken, city officials said.

Originally from Asia, the invasive species made its first appearance in the U.S. on a shipment in Pennsylvania 2014 and spread to eight other states. It was first detected in New Jersey in 2019.

Currently in its “nymph” ...

Attention, Commuters: PABT Gate Reassignments Include NJ Transit’s #126 To Hoboken

HOBOKEN, NJ — NJ Transit has announced several gate changes at Port Authority Bus Terminal, including routes to Hoboken.

Citing efforts to improve accessibility and service to passengers, NJ Transit reassigned departure locations for various bus routes, effective June 25.

The changes include:

 #126 (Washington Street)

Weekdays (6 a.m.-3:29 p.m.) Gate 213
Weekdays (3:30 ...

Hoboken Plans Two COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics For Newly-Eligible Kids

HOBOKEN, NJ — Hoboken plans to host two COVID-19 vaccine clinics for children that recently became eligible for the shot.

The first clinic, which is through a partnership with Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding, is scheduled for June 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 605 Jackson Street. It is open to children between the ages of 3 and 5 and appointments are required.

Click here to book an ...

Hoboken Library Offers Free Assistance With Job Searches & Navigating Community Resources

HOBOKEN, NJ — As part of its mission to make itself a place for everyone, Hoboken Public Library has launched three drop-in services that aim to connect the public with various community resources, including job search assistance.

On Fridays between noon and 2 p.m., the library’s community service worker will be available at the Learning Center (401 Harrison Street at the ...

Downtown Farmers’ Market Grand Opening Postponed Again

HOBOKEN, NJ —The opening of a brand-new farmers’ market at the Southwest Resiliency Park has been postponed again.

The Downtown Farmers’ Market was initially scheduled to debut June 9 but pushed back twice. In an alert Thursday morning, the city cited "farmer staffing availability" as the reason for the latest delay and announced the market will now launch on June ...

Movies Under The Stars Postponed Due To Weather

HOBOKEN, NJ — Due to inclement weather, Wednesday night’s Movies Under the Stars screening of “Aladdin” at Pier A Park has been postponed, according to the city.

A new date was not announced.

The city’s free movies series will run through the summer at Pier A Park and at 8th and Jackson Street Park on Wednesday evenings.

Here is the lineup:

Pier A ...

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5 Healthy Recipes for Your Backyard Barbecue

When you think of a classic American summer, three things come to mind—the Fourth of July, swimming pools, and, of course, barbecues. There are hundreds of different kinds of meat to cook (even more vegetarian alternatives) and thousands of recipes you can create from the comfort of your own grill.

But, this beloved tradition is particularly partial to high-calorie, meaty ...

How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

Hudson County Schools of Technology Hosts Industry Partner Breakfast

July 2, 2022

SECAUCUS, NJ – Hudson County Schools of Technology held its 2022 Industry Partner Breakfast on Tuesday at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus to recognize the invaluable educational and professional contributions made by HCST’s many industry partners throughout the state. The event also provided an opportunity for partners to network with each other, as well as with teachers and staff who ...

Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Parents Inc.’s Family Helpline Provides Families with FREE 24-Hour Help, Hope and Support

June 22, 2022

No one ever said being a parent or teen was easy.
 

Whether you’re a parent dealing with the “terrible twos” or a teenager feeling lost and confused, help and support is just a phone call away.
 

Parents Inc. offers the Family Helpline (1-800-THE-KIDS) - a free and confidential statewide service that offers 24/7 live support for parents, teens, children and ...

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Jul 4, 1929 - Dec 12, 2021
James Dugan, a former State Senator, State Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic Party, and a ...
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