Pedestrian struck in Union City, on a respirator
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – A 38-year-old resident of Union City was struck by a Ford van and critically injured Thursday afternoon at approximately 2 p.m. at the intersection of Bergenline Avenue and 32nd Street...
Port Authority announces bridge closures and holds
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BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has released the week’s schedule for closures and 20-minute traffic holds for the Bayonne Bridge. The closures will be: Monday, Dec. 15 – 9 p.m...
Bayonne school celebrates holidays
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BAYONNE – The holiday season was officially launched for the students and community of Henry Harris School on Friday, Dec. 12 when the lights were switched on for the nearly 60-foot tree in front o...
Fee-for-service thwarts value-based care's intention
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently a Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com * noted: ”Society wants the healthcare system to improve the population's overall health while caring for the sick at a lower ov...
We can do better for the homeless
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Dear Editor: Is there any process by which we can encourage Hoboken-based businesses to hire Hoboken employees? Would it be legal to offer a $50 stipend per resident-employee per year? If not, coul...
ANTENUCCI, VINCENT
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 5 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Vincent Antenucci, 88, a lifelong Jersey City resident, recently of Saddle Brook. He passed away Dec. 3. Vinnie retired from C...
ASCOLESE, VINCENT F.
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 9 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Vincent F. Ascolese, 77, of North Bergen. He passed away Dec. 3rd after a long illness, with his family at his side...
CAHILL, RUTH F.
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Dec. 10 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Ruth F. Cahill, 96, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away, peacefully and surrounded by her famil...
COLON, ABRAHAM
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A funeral mass was celebrated Dec. 13 at the St. Joseph Parish, Trenton, for Abraham Lao Colon, 81, of Lawrenceville. He passed away peacefully in the presence of his family at RWJ hospital in Hami...
COSTESCU, VASILE
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A funeral service took place Dec. 12 for Costescu, Vasile 71, of Guttenberg. He passed away Dec. 8. He was born in Romania and was an engineer in New York City. He was the husband of Zabela; father...