Weehawken first aid wins award
Department shines in Wallington Fire Department holiday parade
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
On Saturday night, Nov. 29, the Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad took home the 1st place prize for “Best Lighted / Decorated Ambulance” at the annual Wallington Fire Department Holiday Parade. T...
Jersey City mortgage broken pleads guilty to stealing $1.2 million
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that a mortgage broker who owned a property management company in Jersey City pleaded guilty today to laundering the proceeds of a crimin...
Jersey City pediatrician pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Badawy M. Badawy, 52, of Bayonne, who practices in Jersey City, pleaded guilty to one count of health care fraud before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton federal court ...
Road closure postponed on Rt 3 East Bridge
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the cancellation of the emergency bridge repair work scheduled for this weekend to the Route 3 bridge in East Ru...
Bayonne opening warming center during expected cold weekend
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The city has announced that it will open its warming center for the upcoming weekend, during which temperatures have been forecast to drop as low 0 degrees with a -20-degree or lower wind...
Education Commissioner to visit Bayonne about ‘missing’ money
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – New Jersey Department of Education Commissioner David Hespe will visit Bayonne to meet with city and Bayonne Board of Education officials on Monday, March 16 to discuss the ongoing issue ...
Electronic Monitoring Increases Healthcare Worker Hand Hygiene Rates *
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
“The New Jersey Hospital Association reported: “Hand hygiene rates were found to be three times higher when auditors were visible to healthcare workers than when there were no auditors present, acc...
Expect wind, 2 degree temps Sunday; North Bergen and Secaucus open warming centers
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Even with "Fifty Shades of Grey" opening in theaters this weekend, it's going to be pretty frigid. Expect cold temperatures, snow flurries, and wind over the next few days, accordi...
Student organizes Friday, Feb. 13 blood drive
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- Bayonne resident Tyler Law, a senior at High Tech High School in North Bergen, has organized and is promoting a blood drive on Friday, Feb. 13 in conjunction with National Heart Month. R...
‘Fashion art show’ involving Weehawken artist opens Thursday night in Hoboken
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Weehawken resident Martha Colon will be featured in a Valentine’s Day themed “fashion art show” at the Mason Civic League, 1200 Washington St. in Hoboken. The opening reception is Thursda...