Party line candidate or independent?
Organizational differences highlight freeholder choices
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
You probably couldn’t get two more different people running for your next county freeholder post than Kenneth Kopacz and Michael Alonso. Kopacz is an educator, family man, running on the Hudson Cou...
Ringing in hope
Cancer patient reaches goal; ready for next step
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
For Pam O’Donnell, ringing a bell on Sept. 17 not only signified her courage over the last four months, it also symbolized her hope for the future. O’Donnell, a patient of Bayonne Medical Center's ...
There’s no place like Bergen Point
Fall festival seeks to showcase downtown area merchants
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Highlighting a diverse, thriving retail community below the 8th Street overpass on Broadway is the goal of the first Bergen Point Fall Festival, on Saturday, Oct. 18, from noon to 5 p.m. Organizers...
Bayonne Hispanic Day Parade photos
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Four residents charged in burglary Four Bayonne residents were taken into custody after allegedly having forced their way into a 52nd Street home, officials said. On Sept. 23 at 7:10 p.m., police r...
PATH fares rise Wednesday
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Fares to ride PATH trains cost 25 cents more starting today for a single ride ticket, going from $2.50 to $2.75. A two trip ticket costs $5. Frequent riders on PATH can get deeper di...
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Bayonne man killed in N.J. Turnpike accident A truck driver killed Friday, Sept. 26 on the New Jersey Turnpike has been identified by police as Robert Johnston, 54, of Bayonne, according to
Family health fair on Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a family health fair at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturd...
“Many medical ethicists frown on the practice of doctors accepting money from drugmakers -- arguing they can develop a bias toward one company's drugs and fail to recommend the best possible medications for patients.”
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A recent Newsday investigation http:// * “Three Long Island doctors selected to lead a committee that recommends the drugs two Suffolk hospitals stock for patients accepted tens of ...
Zoning board to consider large mixed-use development in Western Edge tonight
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN--A proposed development in one of Hoboken’s most scrutinized redevelopment zones was slated to come before the Hoboken Zoning Board of Adjustment on Tuesday night. Monroe Properties LLC wil...