Bayonne mayor addresses City Council at its meeting
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – In a rare appearance in the City Council chambers during a regularly scheduled meeting, Mayor James Davis spoke during the public portion on Jan. 21, addressing an ongoing battle between ...
10 things immigrant families need to know about the Marketplace *
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Affordable coverage options are available in the Health Insurance Marketplace for immigrant families. If you’ve recently moved to the United States and had a change in your immigration status, here...
BREAKING: Vargas resigns as commissioner
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – Commissioner Ruben Vargas has announced his resignation, citing personal reasons. Vargas was elected as a commissioner in May 2011 on a ticket headed by Felix Roque. He said he was ...
Liberty Science Center to expand
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency (JCRA) this week officially designated Liberty Science Center as the master developer for 16 acres of city-owned land adjacent to Liberty Science ...
Bayonne EMS contract goes to McCabe Ambulance
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The City Council voted to award Bayonne’s five-year emergency medical services contract to McCabe Ambulance Service at the council’s meeting on Jan. 21. McCabe, which has been the city pr...
Route 3 bridge lane closed due to cracks in steel support structure
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Parts of the Route 3 East Bridge over the Hackensack River, which is traveled by about 75,000 motorists per day and serves as a vital approach to the Lincoln Tunnel, were closed by the s...
Blaze destroys hundreds of apartments in Edgewater
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH HUDSON – Two engine companies and one ladder company from North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) rushed to assist in fighting a multi-alarm blaze that consumed much of the 400-unit Ava...
Southwest Park concept approved; December debut planned
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The first stage of a planned Southwest Park could be ready for construction in July and completed by December, according to the landscape architecture firm contracted by Hoboken to produc...
High Tech student advances to 2015 Poetry Out Loud Region 6 Championship
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – High Tech High School student Aaleah Oliver, a resident of Secaucus, won the school-wide competition of the 2015 Poetry Out Loud competition at the North Hudson Center Campus, announ...
The Meadowlands Rocks!
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
MEADOWLANDS – New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) staffer and veteran rock journalist/author Brian Aberback will present “Rock ‘n’ Roll in the Meadowlands and North Jersey” this coming Sunday,...