Healthcare in Hudson
Amid national health care debate, local hospitals still adding services
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
In the nation’s ongoing struggle over healthcare, 2016 proved to be an unstable period. Donald Trump promised he would immediately repeal and replace “Obamacare,” although that hasn’t quite happene...
Murphy needs to commit to stopping NJT Development before we support him
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Dear Editor: We should not support Phil Murphy for Governor until he commits to stopping New Jersey Transit, (NJT), from forcing us to accept a massive development along our rail yards. In 2008, NJ...
Baseball season opens with festive parade
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This year’s Baseball Parade marched down Bergenline Avenue and across town to 76th Street Field on April 18, led by North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco, Guttenberg Mayor Gerald Drasheff, and commissi...
What will happen in Ward A?
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In what appears to be a problem area for Mayor Steven Fulop in the November municipal election, Ward A remains a mystery. Who will Fulop tap to help draw votes to his reelection bid? The field incl...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Formula 1 race may still happen According to Newswheel, Formula1 racing’s new owner Liberty Media is negotiating to bring a night race in 2019 to a circuit in Weehawken. Based on a report in the Ge...
End this epidemic killer now!!!
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Dear Editor: Our Nation is faced with a killer disease that is the ONLY ONE of the leading causes of death in our country, without a way to prevent, cure, or slow its progression. This is Alzheimer...
BRIEFS
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Hudson County CASA is seeking volunteers Learn how to become a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer and help foster children find safe and permanent homes. The next information session...
LAWTON, ERIC A. JR.
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Funeral mass took April 28 at St. Francis Church, 3rd and Jefferson Sts., Hoboken, for Eric A. Lawton Jr., 83. He passed away April 22 peacefully at the Job Haines Home in Bloomfield. Eric was a li...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Main city library to reopen on May 1 Library Director Priscilla Gardner has announced the reopening of the Main Library on Monday, May 1 on its regular operating schedule of 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Salgado Hudson Catholic’s little big man
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He might stand only 5 foot 5, but size has never been a deterrent to Hudson Catholic sophomore Valentino “Tino” Salgado . That will be the last time he’s called by his real first name. He prefers t...