BAYONNE BRIEFS
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High takes sixth in county in academics and performing arts rating Bayonne High didn't fare as well as five other educational institutions on a state list of Performing Public High Schools ...
Getting your carbs
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Carbs have become a source of controversy in recent years. After all the bad-mouthing of carbohydrates, you may have started feeling terrified of toast, frightened of fruit, or panicky around pasta...
Getting your sleep
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Is there anything better than crawling in to bed for a good night’s sleep after a long day? For many, this scenario is an elusive dream. It goes a bit more like this: you rush around trying to get ...
Sovaldi, the $1,000-a-day pill for hepatitis C – “The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 3.2 million people in the U.S. have chronic hepatitis C infections. Most of them haven't been diagnosed.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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A recent NPR story http://www.npr.org * reported that “Sovaldi is the first hepatitis C pill that doesn't have to be accompanied by interferon for some types of hepatitis.” “Sovaldi has been found ...
Bayonne Bridge to be open all holiday weekend
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – To ease the way for the high volume of holiday travelers, the Port Authority will suspend all roadway construction projects –– including the Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project – f...
Park Players holding auditions for ‘Annie Warbucks’
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY AND BEYOND – The Park Players and The Church of the Good Shepherd are hosting auditions for the musical “Annie Warbucks” on Sept. 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m. at the church, 1576 Palisade Ave...
Towns get grants for public safety
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Hudson County Board of Freeholders approved the County of Hudson to apply for $288,566 from the 2014 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program to allow local municip...
Hurricane Cristobal likely to stay off coast
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Hurricane Cristobal has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, but is likely to stay off the East Coast this week. To track it click on the National Hurricane Center website.
“ To help make sure a patient's claims aren't improperly denied, the Affordable Care Act creates national standards allowing appeals to the insurer and, if necessary, to a third-party reviewer.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Kaiser Health news story http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org * noted “Federal rules ensure that none of the millions of people who signed up for Obamacare can be denied insurance -- but there ...
Hoboken Finance Director to resign at end of August; Comptroller will serve as acting director
Aug 25, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—Solomon Steplight will resign as Hoboken Finance Director at the end of this month to accept a position at a national non-profit organization advocating for girls in computer science, the c...