UC and JC mayors to attend nursing home strike on Wednesday
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A three-day strike began Tuesday at several nursing homes operated by Alaris Health in Hudson and Bergen Counties. Union City Mayor Brian Stack, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, and County Executive...
Creative Grove at the Plaza on Sept. 19
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JERSEY CITY -- There will be a massive art and music bash for the Last Creative Grove artist market in Jersey City, with Playmusician and a fusion lineup. The event will be held at the Grove Street...
Third annual restaurant night comes to Secaucus on Thursday
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SECAUCUS – The mayor and Town Council invite everyone to the third annual Secaucus Restaurant Night on Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. The town will transform the municipal parking lot (across the street from H...
"Incidentalomas" + - concerns about overdiagnosing and overtreating cancer
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “Removing the word "cancer" from the terminology used for many slow-growing lesions in the breast, prostate, lung, skin and other ...
Pelosi comes to Jersey City
Sep 15, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Former speaker of the House of Representatives and current Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi paid a visit to Jersey City this week as part of an all-star political cast celebrat...
Jersey City residents are talking about City Hall employee's strange 3 a.m. anti-litter rant
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JERSEY CITY -- In a tirade laced with vulgarities, Brooke Hanson, an employee of Jersey City City Hall who works on litter programs, yelled at people hanging out on Bostwick Avenue around 3 a.m. on...
This week's weather: Mostly sunny, some rain Tuesday morning
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HUDSON COUNTY -- You might have to drag your kids to school in the rain on Tuesday morning, but other than that, the rest of the week should be sunny, Accuweather says. Temperatures will vacillate ...
School’s open – drive carefully
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AAA North Jersey has launched its 2014 “School’s Open – Drive Carefully” traffic safety campaign by distributing thousands of bumpers stickers, posters, and other material to coincide with the Sept...
Dirty Dollars! ”Talk about dirty money: Scientists are discovering a surprising number of microbes living on cash.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “In the first comprehensive study of the DNA on dollar bills, researchers at New York University's Dirty Money Project found that ...
BOBER, MICHAEL
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held Sept. 8 at SS Peter Ukrainian Catholic Church, Jersey City, for Michael Bober, 74, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully on Sept. 3. He attended S...