NB Mayor Nicholas Sacco completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, makes $500 donation
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – North Bergen Mayor and State Senator Nicholas Sacco completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge today at the North Bergen Public Library, receiving two buckets full of ice water as a larg...
Weehawken, Bayonne, Jersey City, Secaucus, and other high schools get ranked in arts and academics by magazine
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- McNair Academic High School in Jersey City came out on top, but Bayonne High School didn't fare as well, on a state list of Performing Public High Schools for academics and the art...
Blocking out time and getting it done
Teachers, Board of Education, and city shooting for contract by start of school
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Stakeholders in negotiations regarding the Bayonne teachers’ contract are scheduled to meet again on Monday, Aug. 25, following an “encouraging” gathering at City Hall on Aug. 1, said Business Admi...
City Council supports elected school board
Will school-board-member selection go back to the people?
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The second reading of the one-sentence Resolution 26 at the Bayonne City Council meeting on Aug. 13 was quick and seemingly innocuous, but it represented about two years’ worth of effort for some r...
Missed connections and a lost locket
Craigslist helps local people look for loved ones – and an item from grandma
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
On Aug. 1, a 29-year-old North Bergen man saw a “beautiful blonde lady on a Boulevard East bus to New York.” He didn’t talk to her, and certainly didn’t get her contact information. His only hope w...
Top Hudson cop to city councilman
Perez looking to use county administration know-how to help Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
How do you go from being the onetime top executive in your field in the county to a municipal legislator in your city? You dig right in and get to work. That’s what Juan Perez, former Hudson County...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Meeting to be held for group with beautifying city as goal The first meeting of the Beautify Bayonne group will be held Friday, Aug. 22 from 7 to 11 p.m. at All Fit Studios, 196 Broadway. Group mem...
“Though the views were spectacular, the cardiac arrest team could not get there as quickly as it could to the regular wards. We called it “a hotel near a major teaching hospital.” ‘
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * asked the questions “ What is going on here? Is This a Hospital or a Hotel?” "The Henry Ford health system in Michigan caused a stir after i...
Bayonne Mayor Davis takes Ice Bucket Challenge
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor James Davis got doused with a bucket of ice water to show he’s not only a good sport, but a supporter of the ALS Association’s Ice Bucket Challenge. The Ice Bucket Challenge is a re...
Secaucus takes the ice bucket challenge
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Members of the Secaucus Town Council, along with administrative staff members from Audi Meadowlands, took the ice bucket challenge on Tuesday, Aug. 19 to raise awareness for ALS. Audi Me...