Weehawken kids excel
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This year, Weehawken High School students exceeded the state and global average for success on Advanced Placement Exams. Forty talented and dedicated students took 83 exams during the ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Union City High School seniors awarded Berkeley College Scholarships
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
High school students from Union City have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. The students attend Union City High School. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seni...
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
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Celebrating Indian Independence
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Newport will celebrate Indian Independence on Aug. 15 at the River Market Plaza, 89 River Drive South from 5 to 7 p.m. Hosted by NewportMommy.com and Surati, a non profit Indian dance and education...
Police station to be named after fallen police officer
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JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop and At-Large Councilman Daniel Rivera announced today that they will present an ordinance to the City Council at next week’s meeting to name the new West District P...
‘Reckless borrowing’ has ravaged NJ transportation, says Prieto
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey’s transportation network is “running on fumes” as a result of flawed borrowing practices, claimed State Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto in a op-ed piece for The Record of Bergen County o...