Category: Podcasts

Hoboken Business Leaders Speak Out Richard Mackiewicz

Could Washington Street be the Rodeo Drive Of New Jersey?

Richard Mackiewicz President of the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce thinks so.  In part 3 of our series What do Hoboken Businesses Need and Want from a new administration, Mackiewicz talks about his visions for Hobokens future including:

*Signs letting people know Washington Street is OPEN FOR BUSINESS during endless construction.

*Pop Up Stores

*a Hoboken Business Ambassador

Hoboken Business Leaders Speak Out Part 2 Roger Muller

Roger Muller is a Hoboken Institution.  He runs an insurance business on Washington Street started by his grandfather in 1906.  What does he need and want from a new administration?  Well the Washington Street project takes another hit, along with bump outs and bike lanes.

He’s got some suggestions too, like resources from the state and county to help deal with the homeless, build and ice rink and a pool and above all, let’s forgetabout party lines and work together for a better Hoboken,

 

 

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Hoboken’s Talking about Biggies Clam House. So Big….

“Before Hoboken was known for restaurants , bars
and double parked cars, it was known for Biggie’s Clam House.
Biggies was started in 1946 by Joe Biggie Yaccarino, one of 12 children,
who was an infant when his parents brought him to Hoboken from
Naples Italy in 1900.
Today the Patriarch of the family business is Michael Brother Biggie Yaccarino.
In this edition of Hoboken’s Talking, Hoboken Historian Len Luzzi and Roger J. Muller Jr.
talk with Brother Biggie about his life, his family and his business, all three of which
have become Hoboken Icons. Brother Biggie tells stories about Hoboken from a time when Hoboken was HOBOKEN! “
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Page Publishing Book Club Favs

A couple of standouts from the PPBC.  A woman from Cranberry New Jersey is proof true love never dies,  the brain of a mid western cowboy goes wild out on the range and a man who believes, ” You should live as long as you want to and want to as long as you live.” for erotic fiction fans.

The Page Publishing book club is produced by Hoboken Internet Radio and airs weekly on 710 WOR.  Hoboken authors!!! How about a show of your own?

 

 

 

Hoboken Business Leaders Speak Out

Memo to Hoboken’s New Mayor from local Business leaders.
Here’s what they need, here’s what they want.
This podcast series begins with the obvious. The Washington Street Project and a sit down with Eugene Flinn.

Flinn is a long time businesses owner in Hoboken and on Washington Street. With Amanda’s, the Elysian Cafe and Schnackenburg’s on his resume, he had plenty to say about the project that’s full of surprises. The 17.5 million dollar project was overwhelmingly approved by city council in 2016. Bump outs and repaving, everyone expected, but no one was counting on the removal of over a dozen trees. Flinn has posted laminated signs on the the trees saying “ This tree is being cut down for curb extensions. Call the Mayor and voice your concern.” But its not all about trees. Listen to what else Flinn has to say.

 

 

Are you a business leader with a message?  Contact us at info@hobokeninternetradio.com

 

 

 

 

 

Truglio’s A Hoboken Institution.

Truglios 1Talk about a  Hoboken Business run by a quintessential Hoboken family! Lets talk about Truglio’s!

Everyone loves Truglios Meat Market!

Established in 1952 by Al Truglio, who obtained a VA loan to start the business along with his wife, Mama Lucy, Truglio’s is the last Butcher store left in Hoboken. Today it’s run by Brothers Joe and Steve Truglio.  They sat down with Hoboken Internet Radio co-hosts Roger Muller and Hoboken Historian Len Luizzi to reminisce and share stories about this  famous Hoboken institution where everyone is still treated like Family.

The show was Recorded at  Muller Insurance Company on May 17, 2017 and produced by HIR’s Jay Trelease.

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