Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Ferris’ Hines makes up for lost time
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The news that hit Samantha Hines in November of 2013 was perhaps worse than hearing about any possible injury or illness. Hines, the standout Ferris High School basketball player, was told she coul...
SIDOTI, NUNZIATA
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 22 at St. Anthony Church for Nunziata Sidoti, 86, of Union City. She passed away Jan. 18. She was born in Montagna Reale, Italy and lived for most of her life in Uni...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Restaurant Week discounts and specials start Monday Hudson County Restaurant Week will feature great deals at local places to eat. The week-long extravaganza lasts from Jan. 26 to Feb...
Gearing up for new elections
Jan 25, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Candidates are popping up for the May municipal elections in West New York and possibly in North Bergen, promising a fun-filled silly season. With the shift of municipal elections from May to Novem...
Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health, cuts the ribbon of the new Barnabas Health at Hoboken
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Joseph F. Scott, FACHE – President and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health, cuts the ribbon of the new Barnabas Health at Hoboken (59 Washington Blvd), a multi-physician practice du...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Restaurant Week discounts and specials start Monday Hudson County Restaurant Week will feature great deals at local places to eat. The week-long extravaganza lasts from Jan. 26 to Feb...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaze destroys hundreds of apartments in Edgewater Two engine companies and one ladder from North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) rushed to assist in fighting a multi-alarm blaze that consu...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Route 3 bridge lane closures cause severe delays Parts of the Route 3 East Bridge over the Hackensack River, which is traveled by about 75,000 motorists per day and serves as a vital approach to th...