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Hoboken, N.J. (file / via Wikipedia)

Hoboken Bike Share Going Strong One Month In

We’ve reported quite a lot about New York City’s bike sharing program, Citi Bike, but another city in our area is also rolling along with one.

07/01/2013

Apartment buildings and condominiums in Cliffside Park, Fort Lee, and Edgewater are seen from Manhattan (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Housing Comeback – New Jersey’s Gold Coast & The New Dream Home

“There’s a stereotype that there’s Manhattan and soon as you go over the river, you’re somewhere in the Midwest,” said George Vallone, president of the Hoboken Brownstone Company.

06/27/2013

Hudson County Backpack Ban

Hudson County, N.J., Bans Backpacks, Coolers For Fireworks Show

A new security measure could change your Fourth of July plans. Hudson County, N.J., has decided to ban anyone from taking a bag or cooler into the main viewing areas to see the Macy’s fireworks show on the Hudson River.

06/25/2013

Hudson River Helicopter

Hoboken Residents: Helicopter Tours Are A Noisy Nuisance

Helicopters flying over the Hudson River have become a noisy nuisance – especially in parts of New Jersey, where neighbors said their quality of life is being drowned out.

06/24/2013

FILE -- A person waits to cross the street during a rain storm in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Wind To Much Of Tri-State Area

Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.

06/13/2013

Hoboken makes partnership to develop smart grid system official. (credit: Handout/Hoboken Mayor's Office)

Hoboken Hopes To Reduce Power Outages With New ‘Smart Grid’ System

Hoboken is teaming up with the U.S. Department of Energy, N.J. Board of Public Utilities, Sandia National Labs and PSE&G to develop a resilient electric grid.

06/13/2013

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning speaks during the 'Building a Healthier Future Summit' on March 8, 2013. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton, Hoboken Councilman Plant Idea: A Tree For Eli Manning

It started with a playful debate. Enter Hoboken Councilman David Mello, who picked up the phone to pitch his own idea.

06/07/2013

In this handout satellite image provided by NOAA, Tropical Storm Andrea, the first named storm of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, forms June 5, 2013 in the Gulf of Mexico. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

Tropical Storm Andrea Poised To Soak Entire Tri-State Area

Forecasters say the remains from Andrea will approach from the south, bringing heavy rain to the state on Friday. The rain could produce small stream and urban flooding.

06/06/2013

Lightning strikes during a thunder storm as seen over a tornado devastated home on May 23, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Hoboken Councilman Coordinates Tornado Relief Efforts With Oklahoma Church

Upon seeing the heartbreaking devastation play out on his television screen, Tim Occhipinti, a Hoboken councilman, started making calls. Eventually he reached a Wal-Mart in Oklahoma City.

05/23/2013

Sobi Bikes (credit: Sobi)

Hoboken Bike Share Starts In June

With Citi Bike being readied for launch on Memorial Day in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New Jersey’s “Mile Square City” is preparing to launch its own bike share program.

05/16/2013

Flooded street -- Park Ave. Hoboken (John Montone/1010 WINS)

Hoboken Looks To Upgrade Water Main System, Address Flooding Problem

Hoboken is taking a “proactive” role in protecting its community from water woes caused by floods and its aging infrastructure.

05/15/2013

NJ TRANSIT Rail Supervisor Sean Kushner Sparky and Yvette Osorio. (credit: Handout)

NJ TRANSIT Crew Rescues Lost Dog From Train Tracks

The American Eskimo dog named Sparky ran away from home in Garfield and wound up stuck on the tracks in front of a Hoboken-bound train.

05/15/2013

Flooded street -- Park Ave. Hoboken (John Montone/1010 WINS)

Tempers Rise With Floodwaters As Hoboken Residents Demand Solution To Sewage Problem

In 2012, Sandy filled the streets and basements of Hoboken with water, that was followed by a slew of water-main breaks, and finally a series of flash floods brought on by heavy rain, that left many residents pumping out their homes once again.

05/09/2013

A flooded street in Hoboken after intense rain early on May 8, 2013 (credit: Patty Royce)

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding Across Tri-State Area Wednesday

Rain in New York City appears to have broken the previous record for this date, set in 1886, when the Big Apple got 2.33 inches.

05/08/2013

Hoboken Water Main Break

Crews Work To Repair Hoboken Water Main Break

Crews were in the process Saturday morning of fixing a major water main break in Hoboken.

05/04/2013

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