Cardiac catheterization benefits patients
Many are unaware because doctors don’t offer it
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Most patients who undergo cardiac catheterization – where a long, thin flexible tube called a catheter is inserted into a blood vessel and threaded to the heart to diagnose and treat certain heart ...
Victim dies, suspect arrested in NB hit and run
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – The man accused of driving a car that struck two brothers in North Bergen last month and then allegedly fleeing the scene of the accident was arrested in Maryland – less than an hour...
Hoboken-Weehawken bike share held up by FCC review of 'smart bike' technology
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN AND WEEHAWKEN -- Hoboken and Weehawken’s joint bike share program must wait until March 2015 while the Federal Communications Commission reviews novel electric components contained within t...
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
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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...