“What personal care hospitalized patients now get is mostly from nurses. When nursing is not optimal, patient care is never good.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
May 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s always interesting and illuminating what we learn from physicians who report on their experiences as hosptalized patients. Recently a New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * reported a...
Chinese ship transports massive cranes through Bayonne waters
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – A Chinese vessel turned the heads of Bayonne residents Sunday, May 18, when it navigated its way through the Kill Van Kull and under the Bayonne Bridge with its oversized cargo. The Zhen ...
State senator reportedly says car booting practices in Hoboken are against state law
May 18, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- In recent articles in the Hoboken Reporter and Star Ledger, residents and visitors to Hoboken have complained about what they see is excessive punishment for parking in the wrong place. ...
AGATHOS, JOHN JR.
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place May 7 for John Agathos Jr., 50. He passed away unexpectedly at his Secaucus residence on May 3. Born in Jersey City and a resident of Hoboken for the first ten years of ...
BORELLI, ROSE
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 14 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Rose Borelli, 97, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away on Mother’s Day at Meadowlands Hospital in Secaucus. Rose was p...
Last week’s letter about my positions was incorrect
May 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write in response to a letter published last week concerning both my opposition to the Monarch Project as well as my support for the Vision 20/20 Concept Plan. I have opposed the Mon...
BOTTONI, ADELINE
May 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered at Our Lady of Libera Church, West New York, for Adeline Bottoni, 84, of Toms River, formerly of West New York. She passed away May 10. She was the owner of Luciens Jewel...
Regarding the bingo letter
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to add to “Not all seniors play bingo.” I hate bingo always did and always will. I’ve been a Hoboken resident all my life. When I was younger, I use to say I hope Vinny Ba...
MINERVINI, RICHARD
May 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held May 15 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Richard Minervini, 74, of Secaucus. He passed away after a short illness on May 10. He was the husband of the late Patr...
Why you should care about the freeholder race
Two Hoboken residents running to decide county taxes, services
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2014 | 16 16 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders includes nine members who make decisions about the county budget, personnel, the roads, parks, and the county jail. In the June 3 Democratic primary ra...