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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Signs around the city
« on: November 23, 2018, 04:32:07 PM »
I know there's one of these signs high above Main St, just south of Anderson and facing Sears, but I just recently saw this one from home. It's right next to the tracks by Passaic St.

Think this sign will result in any boat donations?


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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Clinton Place Halloween Decorations
« on: November 23, 2018, 01:00:00 AM »
I asked you three different questions about your post (which, by the way, had nothing to do with this thread's topic of Clinton Place Halloween decorations) and your reply addressed none of them.

It doesn't appear that the name of the site is what needs to be changed.




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Hackensack Discussion / Re: My favorite paper is not having a good day
« on: November 21, 2018, 10:45:12 AM »
Fives & Flubs

Sorry - there is just SO much stupidity this time around that there is no room for the frequent Fives.

Let's start with a horrible Hackensack Chronicle flub.


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76 Main

(taken on 11-14-18)

It's been over 3 1/2 years since this fire.

What's changed?



149/153 Main

(taken on 11-11 and 11-14-18)



The Hole

(taken on 11-11-18)



210 Main

(taken on 11-14-18)



Main & Salem


(taken on 11-14-18)



Current on River


(taken on 11-8,10,14-18)


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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Clinton Place Halloween Decorations
« on: November 20, 2018, 03:05:06 PM »
No, I'm not going into details,

Why post a story if you won't give details?

We don't know anything we didn't know before you posted that.

Besides the social news site, what is your definition of a "reddit"?

This is a local history site............what will researchers learn 50-100 years from now from that post?

Details, please.




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10-31-18 and 11-1-18

1,2. Gettin' serious on the garage part of the project.


11-4-18

3-7. The Sunday walkaround: when I can shoot things that I can't shoot (or see) from home.


11-7-18

8. I see this man fairly often, riding by slowly and surveying the scene.


11-10,11,15-18

9, 10, 11. Steel girders will soon arrive to fill in all the ground openings


11-16-18

12. Our little nor'easter


11-17-18

13. Washing the mud off his boots after work before getting into someone's vehicle for the ride home


11-18-18

14-20. Another Sunday walkaround


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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Where is it?
« on: November 18, 2018, 04:00:52 PM »
That view is the inside of the next-door-to-the-fire Battleground store. The brick wall on the left is the inside view of the below wall.


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1. Stamping out a love/don't love message in the snow to someone or something.

2. Part of the multi-county parking lot: State St from Main/Ward to State/Berry hardly moved at all. I'm sure it was like that all over town. (The middle of the 5 images is out of focus)

3,4. The morning after: the clouds begin to rise and reveal Midtown's skyscrapers and the sun lights up and melts stuff.


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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Where is it?
« on: November 17, 2018, 11:28:25 AM »
Close!



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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Where is it?
« on: November 16, 2018, 12:00:00 PM »
Anyone besides the HFD (wait two days, Mike) want to guess where this is?

BTW - that's not a water reflection at the end of the floor. That part of the floor is gone.

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Hackensack History / Re: Demolition of The Record building
« on: November 13, 2018, 04:27:37 PM »
I stopped by The Record site yesterday to see if the front was down (it wasn't) and took a few shots.

1. You can see how close they are to the front by looking through the first-floor windows.

2,3,4. From the NW corner of the property

5. The view from the south showing the proximity to River St.

6,7. Metal work in the back


Given how close they were to the front, I thought it might come down today. Rainy days are good for that because it keeps the dust down, but as of 2pm today - no change.


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Hackensack Discussion / "Pupuseria"?
« on: November 13, 2018, 11:43:00 AM »
I was on E. Salem, stopped at the light on Main, saw this sign I had never seen before, took a quick shot and googled "pupuseria" when I got home.

A pupuseria is where pupusas are sold.

The pupusa is a popular El Salvadoran dish made of a thick, corn tortilla filled with anything from meats to cheeses to refried beans to pork rinds. Pupusas can be purchased from pupuserias, as well as streetside vendors. Pupusas are also found in certain areas of Guatemala and Honduras.



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Hackensack Discussion / Re: Goodbye, Geri's Deli
« on: November 12, 2018, 08:55:00 PM »
Geri's got painted today and will become............................a barbershop.



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The Christmas wreaths were installed along Main St today. The truck is pulling a trailer that had been filled with them, but there only a few left as it approaches Ward St. An assistant wraps the garland around the pole.

The steel beams tell you that I won't be able to take the first shot shot ever again from home. MAYBE the second shot will still be there, since it's right near the edge of the new building.






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Hackensack History / Re: Demolition of The Record building
« on: November 11, 2018, 05:00:04 PM »
1. As of today, they're very close to River St.

2,3. You can see open space behind the front windows on the right. The front of the building could come down tomorrow or Tuesday.

4,5,6. The view from the south

7,8. The view from the northwest (on River near Mercer)


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