Outstanding service from our city
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Our city services’ attention to the fire at Columbian Towers on Saturday, May 2, 2015 was outstanding. Mayor Zimmer’s allowance of the senior citizens and the disabled tenants from Col...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Carlo Davis
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Flies followed to antique gun haul What began as concern over a possible dead or diseased occupant in a Park Avenue townhouse this past Monday ended with the discovery of a cache of antique guns an...
A lesson in life-saving
Residents learn CPR thanks to JCMC
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Approximately 50 people from the community came to Middle School 7 on May 19 to sit on the floor and pound on the chests of small tan dummies. Parents of children at the school and other interested...
WWII vet, 88, to lead parade on Monday
Weehawken’s Irizarry will honors his fellow Seabees
by Asondra R. Hunter
Reporter Correspondent
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Until recently, Weehawken Navy veteran Ralph Irizarry, 88, expected that on Memorial Day he’d stay home with his family or head to a local cemetery to put a flag on an unknown soldier’s grave. Neve...
Secaucus starts celebration early
Annual Memorial Day Parade brings out the crowds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Memorial Day may not be until May 25, but Secaucus got a jump on the festivities with an early parade on Saturday, May 16. Starting at noon, the annual Secaucus Memorial Day Parade stretched as far...
Our city is on the right track
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Dear Editor: I want to take the time to thank Mayor Steven Fulop and his administration for recognizing that Greenville needs change. For far too long, my community has been neglected and it's grea...
Thank you for a successful Jazz Night
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the Town Council and myself, I would like to thank all of the residents who came out and enjoyed an evening of “Jazz in the Meditation Garden” with The Ashley Petet Quarte...
Why do hospitals go broke?
CarePoint asks for a fair rate of insurance reimbursement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
If you own or operate an urban hospital, you aren’t likely to survive long under the system of insurance reimbursement that currently exists. This is one of the main reasons that hospitals, particu...
Beware of barbecued bugs
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Whatever happened to the good old days when the worst things we had to fear on Memorial Day were traffic jams and indigestion? This year, it's all about food poisoning by the nasty E. coli, Salmone...
Hoboken officials shocked by PATH service cuts
Port Authority says it can’t just buy more trains
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken officials last week strongly criticized a recent PATH train schedule change that reduced rush hour service on the Hoboken-33rd Street route by 14 percent. The service adjustments, unannounc...