Christie signs legislation merging Meadowlands Commission and NJ Sports Authority
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In a development expected to reap a tax savings for municipalities including Secaucus and North Bergen, the New Jersey Meadowlands Authority will merge with the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Aut...
Macquarie to purchase Bayonne Energy Center
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BAYONNE AND BEYOND – Macquarie Infrastructure Company has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Bayonne Energy Center, Business Wire reported. Macquarie will purchase the B...
Municipal prosecutor allegedly maintained illegal apartment
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BAYONNE – The city’s main municipal prosecutor has been issued summonses accusing her of maintaining an illegal apartment in a building she co-owns, according to a published report. Maggie Khalil, ...
Hoboken to get a new bookstore in May
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HOBOKEN -- Hoboken's about to get its first new bookstore since Barnes & Noble closed four years ago -- news that's so exciting, Publisher's Weekly even wrote about it today . Hoboken already has a...
Vijay Chaudhuri named Zimmer’s new chief of staff
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HOBOKEN--Vijay Chaudhuri will replace Daniel Bryan as the chief of staff to Mayor Dawn Zimmer, according to a statement released Thursday by the mayor’s office. Chaudhuri lives in Hoboken. He most ...
UPDATE: As expected, Accuweather has doubled snowfall estimation for Sunday/Monday nor'easter
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HUDSON COUNTY -- These things tend to snowball. For several days now, forecasters have warned of some snow Sunday into Monday. The predictions are already getting more dire. On Wednesday, Accuweath...
Main Library to close for two weeks
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JERSEY CITY, N.J. The Main Jersey City Library, 472 Jersey Avenue in Jersey City, will close from Monday, Feb. 9 to Friday, Feb. 20, to begin Phase II of the major renovations. This work, which wil...
Movie about boxing champ to start shooting
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BAYONNE – Nearly 40 years after his most memorable fight, native son and ex-boxer Chuck Wepner will again enter the limelight as a movie about his life begins to shoot. The film, tentatively titled...
Youth baseball travel team holding tryouts
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Barracudas Travel Baseball Organization will be holding tryouts for the 2015 spring/summer season on Sunday, Feb. 8 at St. John’s Baptist Parish, 15 East 26th St., from 12:30 ...
Point-of-care apps: How docs can make the most of eight minutes
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently a MedCity News article http://medcitynews.com * noted: “Eight minutes. That’s approximately how long new doctors spend face-to-face with patients today. In those precious eight minutes, do...