Feds stop public disclosure of many serious hospital errors
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently USA Today http://www.usatoday.com/ * noted: “The federal government this month quietly stopped publicly reporting when hospitals leave foreign objects in patients' bodies or make a host of...
Young Secaucus man charged with drunken driving, death-by-auto after fatal accident
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – A 20-year-old Secaucus man was arrested over the weekend and charged with driving while intoxicated after allegedly striking another man with his car and killing him. The incident took p...
NHRFR and Secaucus swap equipment to increase fire safety and protect taxpayers
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH HUDSON – As one of the first and largest regional fire departments in the country, North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) recently entered into an interlocal agreement with the Town of...
NB High School’s new STEM Academy to hold induction ceremony on 2/24
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Twenty eager young students will officially become the first class of North Bergen High School’s new STEM Academy when it holds its Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, Feb 24 at 6:30 p.m....
Reporter newspapers win 14 awards for investigative reporting, ads, graphics
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspaper chains recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run ann...
Short-Term Health Plans Might Offer Some Relief But They Have Significant Gaps
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently Kaiser Health News http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org * noted: “Consumers who missed open enrollment on the state health insurance marketplaces this spring or who are waiting for employer cov...
Port Authority releases bridge closure schedule for week
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has released its Bayonne Bridge closure schedule for the week of Feb. 23. The bridge will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and then from 9 p.m. ...
Pumping the brakes
Council minority keeps flood relief at bay; resident voices concerns
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 23 23 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
For months, those pushing for a wet weather pump for northwest Hoboken have jumped through hoop after bureaucratic hoop. The pump, along with a water-retaining park in the southwest part of town, a...
Wainstein to face Sacco for mayor
Election promises to be heated
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s official. Lawrence “Larry” Wainstein, founder and leader of the North Bergen Concerned Citizens Group (NBCCG), is running for mayor of North Bergen against incumbent Nicholas Sacco in the May ...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting
Reporter chain wins 14 awards in prestigious journalism competition
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey...