Prieto aims to merge Meadowlands Commission with Sports and Exposition Authority
Dec 05, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission and the New Jersey Sports and Exposition will merge if Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has his way. On Dec. 4, he introduced legislation to consolidate the two...
NB Police holding annual ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ holiday campaign
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The North Bergen Police Department will crack down on drunk drivers as part of the annual holiday season “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. From Dec. 5 through Jan. 2, local and s...
“Not Allowed to Die”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * noted: ‘Although most of us claim no desire to die with a tube down our throat and on a ventilator, the fact is, as Katy Butler reminds us...
‘Made Here’ exhibition at Guttenberg Arts Gallery
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – Guttenberg Arts Gallery is presenting “Made Here,” a group exhibition of the current artists in residence: Jairo Alfonsa, Mirra Goldfrad, and Beth Sutherland. The opening reception wil...
Miftaahul Uloom Academy presents theater production based on immigrant experiences
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UNION CITY – Miftaahul Uloom Academy will present a theater production titled “Their Story, Our Story” for the local community at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6. Written collectively by a group of 8...
Bust of Cuba’s liberator to be unveiled Sunday
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UNION CITY – Mayor and state Sen. Brian Stack and the Union City Board of Commissioners in conjunction with the Federacion de Masones Cubanos – Cuba Primero cordially invite residents and neighbors...
Former Bayonne teacher to exhibit artwork
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BAYONNE – Charlann Meluso, a recently retired Bayonne high school teacher, will exhibit her artwork starting Sunday, Dec. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m., when the opening reception of her first solo exhibition...
Clothing company to bring 500 jobs to Jersey City
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JERSEY CITY -- After being offered a $37.2 million incentive by the state of New Jersey, Charles Komar & Sons, a major clothing retailer, has signed a 17-year lease in Jersey City, allowing the com...
Who Really Pays for Health Care? It Might Surprise You
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a USA Today article http://www.usatoday.com* noted: “Eight million people have signed up for subsidized private health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, President Obama said this mo...
Taxi driver allegedly demands oral sex in cell phone dispute
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating claims that a cab driver forced a passenger to perform oral sex after a dispute over the passenger using a cellular phone. The driver allegedl...