…. The price of care can hurt health - Should doctors consider medical costs?
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Boston Globe article http://www.bostonglobe.com * noted: “This patient could be a time bomb, Dr. Neel Shah thought. A blood test suggested that she might have an ectopic pregnancy, in wh...
One man arrested in Eighth Street armed robbery
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A surveillance camera helped in the arrest of one of three suspects in an armed robbery on Nov.18 after the victim could not identify them. A 29-year old man was robbed at gunpoint b...
Fair Housing Association presents cautionary tale for Hoboken Dec. 5
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—On Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, the Hoboken Fair Housing Association will host a screening of “Lost Bohemia,” a 2012 film that documents the vibrant life and sad end of Carnegie Hall Artists Studi...
Sewage line break causes water warning
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Raw sewage flowed into the upper bay area of New York Harbor nearly Liberty State Park all the way to the Kill Van Kull at the tip of Bayonne after a sewer main ruptured on Nov. 20. ...
Palliative Care Explained
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Cancer Today article http://www.cancertoday * noted: “Originating from the Latin word pallium, meaning “a cloak,” palliative care offers relief from the symptoms and stresses of cancer. ...
Bayonne group gives out turkeys for holiday
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE AND BEYOND – A city organization made Thanksgiving a little bit better for some by distributing hundreds of free turkeys to the needy on Sunday, Nov. 23. The Bayonne Initiative held the pub...
Three local teams move on to state finals
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY AND BEYOND -- Three Hudson County football teams have advanced to their respective state championship games, following big wins over the weekend. First, the state's top-ranked team, St....
Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. makes 'greatest catch I've ever seen'
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Giants fans were surprised on Sunday night by what some are already calling the greatest catch they've ever seen. Eli Manning (a Hoboken resident, of course) threw a pass to rookie Odell B...
ACCETTA, ANN
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated Nov. 17 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Ann (Antoinette) Accetta, 90. She passed away at her longtime residence in Hoboken on Nov. 12. A retired Hoboken school te...
BRYNGIL, FRANCES ANNE
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Nov. 18 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church in Hoboken for Frances Anne Bryngil, 76. She passed away peacefully on Nov. 16, at the Villa Marie Claire Hospice in Saddle River, surrounde...