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Community Announcements

January 25, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ - Mayor Ravi Bhalla has announced that he is seeking a qualified applicant to join his administration to head up the City’s Division of Recreation and spearhead key initiatives to improve, expand and modernize the City’s recreation programs. “As Hoboken’s youth population continues ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The City of Hoboken Health Department will once again partner with both Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding and Hoboken Family Pharmacy to provide COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters the week of January 24.  Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding and Hoboken Health ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Several locations will be offering both PCR and rapid COVID-19 tests the week of January 24. Medicine Man Pharmacy and Compounding Date: Monday (Jan. 24), Tuesday (Jan. 25), Wednesday (Jan. 26), Thursday (Jan. 27), Friday (Jan. 28) Time: 9 am - 2 pm (Monday, Tuesday), 4 - 7 pm ...

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UNITED STATES - Beginning Wednesday, January 19, at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests will be available for all American households.  The Biden Administration, which announced this initiative earlier this month, has said that testing is an important tool to help mitigate the spread of ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Sinatra Drive from Newark Street to First Street and Newark Street from River Street to Sinatra Drive will be closed to vehicular beginning on Tuesday as work crews begin preparing for what is being described as one of the most complex pieces of the Sewer System Modification phase of ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The City of Hoboken Health Department will once again partner with both Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding and Hoboken Family Pharmacy to provide COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters the week of January 17.  __________________________________________________ Medicine Man ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Several locations will be offering both PCR and rapid COVID-19 tests the week of January 17.  Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding  Date: Tuesday (Jan. 18), Wednesday (Jan. 19), Thursday (Jan. 20), Friday (Jan. 21), Saturday (Jan. 22) Time: 9 am - 5 pm (Tuesday), 3:30 - 8 pm ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken's municipal offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Street cleaning will be suspended, but all other parking regulations will be enforced. Waste collection and recycling will occur as regularly scheduled.  The Senior Hop Shuttle will ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Several locations will be offering both PCR and rapid COVID-19 tests the week of January 10.  Medicine Man Pharmacy and Compounding Date: Monday (Jan. 10), Tuesday (Jan. 11), Wednesday (Jan. 12), Thursday (Jan. 13), Friday (Jan. 14), Saturday (Jan. 15) Time: 9 am - 5 pm ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters will be available in several locations in Hoboken the week of January 10. ____________________________ Sponsored by Medicine Man Pharmacy and Compounding and the Hoboken Health Department: Location: 601 Jackson Street Who: Anyone who ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ  – The Route 7/Wittpenn Bridge between Jersey City and Kearny will be closed this weekend for demolition of the old bridge lift span and to test the new bridge lift span, state officials announced.  According to a press release the closure will begin at 4:00 a.m. Saturday and ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - An increased demand for COVID-19 testing may be slowing some results, the City of Hoboken announced in an email.  Earlier in the week the City of Hoboken added COVID-19 testing in partnership with Bespoke Health, anticipating that Fusion Laboratories would be able to turn around ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ -  As the fire that devastated 38 Jackson Street continues to reignite, sending firefighters back to the scene and causing road closures, Mayor Ravi Bhalla has announced that the Hoboken Relief Fund, utilized last year to benefit those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, has been ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Due to Monday's fire at 38 Jackson Street Santa has decided move his pre-Christmas visit to Hoboken to Wednesday. With a lot of territory to cover and not a lot of time to do it, Santa Claus will be getting an assist in planning his route through the Mile Square City from members ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - With COVID-19 positive cases once again on the rise, City of Hoboken officials have announced the additional availability of 3,000 PCR tests this week. Though "a large number" of the cases were from several weeks, ago, he said, on Saturday Mayor Ravi Bhalla announced 209 positive ...

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As part of their continued effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Hoboken officials have announced additional appointments at the City’s COVID-19 testing clinics ahead of the Christmas holiday. The clinics are made possible through a partnership between the Hoboken Health Department and ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken officials have announced that the City will host several vaccine and testing clinics in the coming days, an effort made possible through partnerships between the Hoboken Health Department and local providers. Anyone who lives, works, or goes to school in Hoboken can get ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - A 6-foot tall bronze statue of music icon, and Hoboken native, Frank Sinatra, will be unveiled at a special ceremony beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday. The statue, sculpted by the internationally recognized Carolyn D. Palmer, will stand at Sinatra Park, located on Sinatra Drive ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - A wind advisory is in effect for Hudson County and the surrounding area until 4:00 a.m. Sunday. According to the NWS, southwest winds of 15 to 25 MPH with gusts of up to 50 MPH are expected through portions of New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York. Residents should secure ...

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NEW JERSEY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that the deadline for New Jersey homeowners and renters affected by the remnants of Hurricane Ida now have until January 5 to apply for assistance.  Homeowners and renters have three ways they can apply for federal ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The Hoboken Police Department and Hoboken Police Department will continue to collect new, unwrapped toys for the Sgt. Peter Zanin "Peachy" Toy Drive until Friday. The toys will be donated to the Hoboken Grace Church for its annual Christmas Exchange. Sgt. Zanin passed away after ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Elvis the Elf proved to be as valuable an emcee as he is a toy maker on Tuesday as he kept a large crowd warmed up for a special arrival by Santa Claus. Hundreds gathered at the intersection of 11th Street and Washington Street to celebrate the official Hoboken Christmas Tree ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The Hoboken Public Library has permanently eliminated overdue fines, Library Director Jennie Pu announced Monday.  The move by the Board of Trustees makes permanent a temporary suspension of fines that first went into effect more than two years ago and is an effort, Pu said in a ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Some very special guests are expected to visit Hoboken Tuesday as city officials and the Hoboken Business Alliance light the Christmas Tree at 11th and Washington Streets. The holiday event will begin at 5:00 p.m. Included in the festivities will be a visit from Elvis the Elf, a ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The Hoboken Food Pantry will distribute food Friday, December. 3, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the following locations: 1301 Washington St. (Hoboken Community Center) 124 Grand St. (Multi Service Center)  221 Jackson St. (Monroe Gardens) Residents can pick up ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday, municipal offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25, and Friday, Nov. 26. Street cleaning will be suspended both days but all waste collection, including recycling, will occur as regularly scheduled. The City’s vaccine and testing clinics are ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Following the news that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized booster doses for all adults noting that those over the age of 18 may get a booster shot and those over the age of 50 should get a booster shot, the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken teenagers seeking to improve their leadership skills while advocating for positive change in the community have until December 1 to apply for a spot on the City of Hoboken's 12-member Youth Advisory Commission (YAC). The purpose of the YAC, according to a call for ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - “Old soldiers don’t die, they just fade away,” General Douglas McArthur once proclaimed. In Hoboken, American Legion Post 107 teamed up with Hoboken Elks Lodge 74 to honor those who served their country on Veterans Day in Elysian Park to disprove this adage, doing their best to ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken officials have announced a series of pediatric COVID-19 vaccination appointments in the coming days for children aged 5-11. According to a Nixle alert, additional appointments are available at Hoboken’s pediatric vaccine clinic, made possible through a partnership with ...

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