June 19, 2016 |
Internet retailer Jet.com will lease a 705,000-square-foot distribution facility in Salem County from Matrix Development Group, the developer said in a release this week. Hoboken, N.J.-based Jet.com is leasing the building at Gateway Business Park in Oldmans Township to position itself for overnight deliveries to areas in the Mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States, Matrix said. In the release, Matrix also said it will lease a 550,000-square-foot facility at 965 Cranbury-South River Rd. in South Brunswick, N.J., to a division of Walnut Creek, Calif.-based Central Garden & Pet. email@example.com 215-854-2615 @jacobadelman
November 2, 2015 |
Hello there After graduating from Lehigh in 2009, Laura, who's from Roslyn, took an accounting job in North Jersey and moved to Hoboken, where her brother and two college friends lived. Laura ran cross-country and track in college, and played basketball, soccer, and softball growing up. She and her friends fielded a two-hand touch-football team for adult league competition. In summer 2010, Greg, a friend of a friend, joined them. And there he was again that fall on their softball team.
September 10, 2015 |
Books and literacy are supposed to be in decline - but don't tell that to readers, whose hungry eyes and minds are looking for great things to read all the time. Here's a too-short list of some titles to look for in the autumnal months. " Mysteries of the Mall " by Witold Rybczynski September This emeritus professor of architecture at the University of Pennsylvania trains his eye on the urban landscape. " Chilled: How Refrigeration Changed the World and Might Do So Again " by Tom Jackson September The coolest story of all: how a technological mainstay rearranged the map - and maybe could lead to perpetual life.
May 3, 2015 |
Federal prosecutors have closed an investigation into claims that officials in Gov. Christie's administration threatened to withhold Hurricane Sandy relief money from Hoboken if the mayor did not approve a private redevelopment deal. In a letter dated Friday, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman and Assistant U.S. Attorney Paul A. Murphy said prosecutors and the FBI had investigated the allegations. "Based on the evidence developed during the investigation and our review of the applicable law, we have concluded that no further action is warranted in this matter," they wrote.
December 9, 2014 |
"We've been together so long, it seems like we've always been here," Yo La Tengo's Ira Kaplan said Saturday night to the Trocadero audience. As the Hoboken, N.J., trio wound up a brief four-date tour celebrating their 30 years as a band, it was hard to disagree with him. Although 1993's Painful , the first album with James McNew, the last of the band's 17 bass players, as a permanent member, overlapped with the alternative-rock boom that pushed...
December 8, 2014 |
Hello there Dana was kind of flu-ish one Sunday night in November 2009, but she joined her roommate Maria at the bar below their apartment anyway. Dana was not thrilled to learn that the guy Maria was seeing and one of his friends would be joining them. She didn't bother changing out of her sweatpants. Matt, the friend, strolled in wearing Yankees garb. Dana's apartment was in Hoboken, but her heart was firmly in Philadelphia. The Washington Township native still smarted from her Phillies' then-recent World Series loss to those damn Yankees.
August 22, 2014 |
As she watches Mo'ne Davis mesmerize crowds at the World Series, Maria Pepe is overcome with as much pride as regret. More than 40 years ago, it was Pepe's love of baseball and her willingness to fight for her right to play that forced Little League to allow girls on teams. "It's nice to see that this has come so far for Mo'ne," Pepe said. "She's a beneficiary. " But while she is pleased that in a small way, she helped Taney's teenage pitching goddess ascend to the mound, Pepe still suffers an occasional twinge from an old sports injury.
June 29, 2014 |
Frank Sinatra's first New Jersey driver's license, with his last name misspelled, sold for $15,757, while a collection of correspondence between G one With the Wind author Margaret Mitchell and a Wyncote, Montgomery County, fan went for $14,087. And Marilyn Monroe's annotated script from the movie Gentlemen Prefer Blondes , complete with dialogue changes and personal acting tips, was purchased for $22,689. The items were snapped up during a Hollywood-theme online auction, held by RR Auction of Boston, that ended Thursday night.
January 22, 2014 |
Top officials in Gov. Christie's administration on Monday fought back against claims that they had threatened to withhold Sandy recovery funding from Hoboken, accusing the city's mayor, Dawn Zimmer, of "false" and "absurd" allegations. Christie aides also arranged a conference call between reporters and the head of the Republican governor's Office of Recovery and Rebuilding, Marc Ferzan, to detail $70 million in Sandy-related federal aid that has gone to Hoboken, largely to its residents.
January 20, 2014 |
New allegations against the embattled Gov. Christie administration emerged Saturday, when the mayor of Hoboken announced on a national cable news show that she was told by top Christie officials to expedite a private redevelopment deal or risk losing Sandy storm aid. The Republican governor's staff decried the assertion by Mayor Dawn Zimmer, a Democrat, as "partisan politics," while Democrats seized upon the accusation and pledged to investigate....