Not a blizzard, but...area may see significant snow Monday
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- As of Friday, Accuweather predicted our area could get 6-10 inches of snow on Monday. The prediction for snow on Monday has been consistent for a few days, unlike some of the other...
Fulop and Sweeney in NJBIZ top ten
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- What could be a foreshadowing of the next gubernatorial race, NJBiz has Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop as number 10 in its top 100 most powerful people in the state. State Senate Pre...
Report: Hepatitis C Drug Could Cost New York $3.6 Billion
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Capital New York article http://www.capitalnewyork.com * noted: “A new report analyzing the costs of widespread use of the lifesaving hepatitis C drug Sovaldi found the drug could cost N...
Stars from Wicked, Xanadu, In the Heights, Rent, Rock of Ages, and more unite for High Tech fundraiser
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A selection of Broadway stars will perform at a special benefit concert to help raise money for HT Musical Theatre, a performing arts group at High Tech High School – a public high school accepting...
Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey schools
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
STATEWIDE -- Hindus are urging New Jersey public and private schools with a significant number of Hindu students to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as a school holiday in their 201...
Snowplow driver escapes major injury in parking deck collapse
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – A snowplow driver escaped with only minor injuries when a huge hole opened on the top deck of an outdoor parking garage beneath his rig this past weekend. The three-story garage is locat...
U.S. News rankings just one way to measure hospitals, experts say
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a NJBiz article http://www.njbiz.com * noted: “The U.S. News & World Report hospital rankings released this week put a spotlight on a few top-ranked hospitals in the state and nation, many...
KARPINSKI, IRENE M.
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
85, of Bayonne, died January 15, 2015, at the Cusack Care Center. Born in Jersey City, Irene resided most of her life in Bayonne. She was employed as a bank vault attendant for the First Jersey Ban...
LEACH, EDWARD R.
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
73, died January 22, 2015 at Foothill Acres in Hillsborough. Born in Jersey City, Ed moved to Bayonne in 1973 and then to Sayerville in 1989. He worked at Howard Savings Bank in Livingston for 26 y...
Man shot in the arm when passing snowball fight in Jersey City
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A man walking past a snow ball fight near Ocean Avenue on Jan. 27 was shot in the arm, according to Jersey City Police. The 57-year old man told police that someone shouted for him t...