Visit the new neighborhood in an old Hoboken industrial corner, ‘Novho’
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – As the $54 million restoration was being completed of the 14th Street Viaduct in Hoboken, numerous “green” residential buildings, restaurants, and hip businesses have started to sprout th...
Opposition files in West New York
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK -- At 9 a.m. on Feb 17, the West New York United Team, consisting of current WNY Commissioner Dr. Count J. Wiley, Carlos Betancourt, Myrli Sanchez, Hector Hernandez, and Thomas Leung,...
Schools closed and delayed after snowfall
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Several area school districts had delayed openings and closures due to the snow. Others were already closed for Presidents' Day break or winter recess until tomorrow. North Bergen ...
Top Doctors, Dead or Alive
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently the New York Times http://well.blogs.nytimes.com * noted: “The official letter is sitting on my desk, announcing that a relative of mine has just been named one of the world’s top physicia...
Firefighters battle four-alarm blaze in Bayonne
Feb 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Dozens of Bayonne firefighters fought a four-alarm midday fire on West 34th Street on Monday, Feb. 16, just doors away from the landmark Judicke’s bakery. The fire, believed to have begun...
4 common misconceptions patients have about their insurance
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently an AMA Viewpoints article http://www.ama-assn.org * noted: “There’s been a lot about health insurance exchanges in the news lately, and I think it underscores the general confusion many of...
NB mayoral race heats up; Wainstein announces candidacy
Feb 15, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Lawrence “Larry” Wainstein, founder and leader of the group North Bergen Concerned Citizens, announced his candidacy for mayor of North Bergen at an event in Schuetzen Park on Friday...
BLOOMER, EUGENIA
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A Mass of Christian Liturgy was offered Feb. 10 in the Church of Saint Mary, Rutherford, for Eugenia Bloomer, 91, of Montclair, formerly of Jersey City, North Bergen and Rutherford. She passed away...
CANAL, ALBERTO
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Feb. 10 at St. Augustine Church, Union City, for Alberto Canal, 77. He passed away Feb. 6 at Palisade Medical Center. He was born in Havana, Cuba and was a longtime resident...
Zimmer addresses affordable housing in State of City
Speech touts flood prevention, repaved roads, parks
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2015 | 20 20 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
In her 2015 State of the City address, Mayor Dawn Zimmer alluded to controversial local issues like charter schools and affordable housing, but focused largely on her ongoing program to address flo...