Full-weekend closure of bridge announced
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will be closed from 9 p.m. on Friday, March 20 through 5 a.m. on Monday, March 23, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced. The authority suggests t...
LGBT family building to be focus of upcoming seminar
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“Everything You Need to Know” about LGBT family building will be the focus of a free seminar on Wednesday, March 25 (6 – 9 p.m.) in Conference Rooms 5 and 6 at Jersey City Medical Center, a Barnaba...
Dwek, FBI informant in huge NJ political sting operation, is released from prison
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Solomon Dwek was released from federal prison in Cumberland, Md., this past week and is under home comfinement in Maryland, officials told the Star Ledger on Friday. Dwek became in...
Sheriff declares warrant sweep a success
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HUDSON COUNTY – Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari announced the successful completion of a countywide warrant sweep Known as “Operation Talon” that took place from March 2 through March 12. ...
Sacco team Board of Education candidates announced
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Mayor Nicholas Sacco announced his support for the “Our Children First 2015” ticket for the upcoming North Bergen Board of Education election. The ticket features longtime Board Trus...
Dr. Epps, former schools superintendent, passes away
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JERSEY CITY Dr. Charles T. Epps Jr., 70, the former longtime Jersey City schools superintendent and former state assemblyman, was found dead in his Society Hill, Jersey City home on Friday morning....
Nurse practitioners fight to write prescriptions
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently USA Today http://www.usatoday.com/ * reported: “Nurse practitioner Bob Hobbs once came within days of closing his doors to patients because a doctor who gave him permission to write script...
Public unveiling of Wepner mural cancelled; private reception to go on
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The scheduled public unveiling of the mural honoring hometown hero Chuck Wepner on Saturday, March 21 has been cancelled because of the weather forecast for the area, according to Bayonne...
North Bergen Library closed until March 22 for roof repairs
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – The main library will be closed to the public until March 22 for roof repairs. Residents can still pick up items by presenting their library card at the main entrance. Anyone needing...
Nine residents displaced by Bayonne blaze
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Nine tenants have been displaced by a two-alarm fire on Avenue A. The Bayonne Fire Department responded to the blaze in a three-story frame house at 696 Ave. A at about 7 p.m. on March 15...