HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Interim police chief comes in third in civil service exam Provisional Police Chief Edelmiro “Eddie” Garcia, who was appointed by Mayor Dawn Zimmer in June to replace retiring Chief Anthony Falco on...
A friend in deed
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A woman from one of the three senior citizen buildings in Secaucus called the Hudson Reporter last week to thank “Mayor Mike,” as Mayor Michael Gonnelli is best known, for the great time she had at...
We thank you
Jul 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken High Class of 2014 advisers would like to thank the following people for making the senior prom fashion show and their senior year a huge success: Hoboken Education Association...
'Real Housewives of New Jersey' is back on Sunday -- watch here for recap!
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- They're ba-aaack. Well, some of them are. The reality show that some love to gossip about, "Real Housewives of New Jersey," has its season 6 premiere on Bravo this Sunday at 8 p.m....
Young woman dies in Fifth Street fire in Jersey City
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A fire on Thursday night at 296 Fifth St. in Jersey City killed at least one person. Firefighters arrived on the scene at about 10 p.m. to find flames pouring out the front windows o...
Two-alarm fire in Hoboken apartment building; 125 evacuated
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HOBOKEN -- A two-alarm fire hit an apartment building on Clinton Street in Hoboken on Wednesday evening, sending three people to the hospital and forcing the evacuation of up to 125 others, reports...
PSE&G to replace six miles of flood-prone gas lines in Hoboken, but not too early in the morning!
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HOBOKEN —Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), the public utility for Hudson County, will begin a major infrastructure upgrade to 60 percent of Hoboken’s gas lines around July 21, the of...
Meadowlands Hospital to cut more than 100 jobs
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SECAUCUS – Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center intends to cut 102 jobs in the wake of a decline of about 30 percent in the patient population, according to published news stories. Newly appointed h...
Stormy weather, polar vortex on tap for next week
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Expect strong thunderstorms on Monday and Tuesday, and weather that's colder than normal on Wednesday. That's what Accuweather says for next week. The pattern for the middle of nex...
“The medical literature is missing solid studies comparing the quality and outcomes of care at competing cancer centers.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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“Cancer!” Should you rush to a “major” cancer center? A recent Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com* noted “When it comes to cancer care, there is a huge disconnect between the...