Whose side is he on?
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto admits that he is padding his wallet as a consultant for South Jersey Democratic warlords while serving as Hudson County Democratic chairman. Nothing wrong with hold...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
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Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blimp on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Hoboken awarded $11.7M loan for second flood pump Hoboken will receive an $11.7 million state loan to build a second wet weather pump station, the city announced Tuesday. The station will be built ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Downtown plaza on Newark Avenue opens next week Mayor Steven Fulop and the Municipal Council announced that street closures, as part of the plan to convert a portion of Newark Avenue into a pedestr...
BRIEFS
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NoHu Int’l Short Film Festival seeking entries for 2014 Submissions are being accepted in all categories for the seventh annual NoHu International Short Film Festival to be held from Oct. 14 to 18 ...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Live stand-up comedy to benefit the Secaucus Animal Shelter Support the Secaucus Animal Shelter while having a great time when Joe Loesner presents live stand-up comedy at the Meadowlands Comedy Cl...
State gives blessing to city’s takeover of the parking authority
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The New Jersey Civil Service Commission has approved the City’s request to grant civil service status to Jersey City Parking Authority employees as the city moves forward to abolish t...
Arango named to top state Republican post
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JERSEY CITY -- The Association of New Jersey Republican County Chairs voted on Aug. 13 to elect Hudson County GOP Chairman Jose Arango as the new Chair of Chairs. Arango’s election is a historic mo...
NB Police to participate in statewide Labor Day DWI crackdown
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NORTH BERGEN – Law enforcement officials from North Bergen will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. Beginning Aug. 1...
“Medical errors are a quiet and largely unseen tragedy. Every year between 210,000 and 440,000 Americans die as a result of medical errors and other preventable harm at hospitals, according to researchers.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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These numbers are equivalent to a jumbo jet crashing every day with no survivors. Based on these figures, medical errors could be considered the third-leading cause of death in America, behind hear...