HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken unlikely to see a St. Patrick's Parade this March Hoboken has not had a St. Patrick's Parade since 2011. The popular event was held every year for 25 years on the first Saturday in March in...
Let it snow
Fears of ‘historic’ blizzard kept people inside
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Call it meh-mageddon. The streets of Weehawken on Monday were covered with snow, white and peaceful and quiet, but the “historic” blizzard predicted by weather forecasters for Tuesday failed to mat...
West New York Fire Department holds annual reunion luncheon
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Pictured at The Annual West New York Fire Department Reunion luncheon held recently at DiPalma’s Restaurant in North Bergen are left to right, Retired Firefighter Bill Renner, Retired West New York...
Dead man found under pedestrian overpass
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Bayonne Police are investigating the cause of death of a man found under a pedestrian bridge on the city’s east side on Thursday, Jan. 29. According to Capt. Robert Geisler, the body was ...
Not a blizzard, but...area may see significant snow Monday
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- As of Friday, Accuweather predicted our area could get 6-10 inches of snow on Monday. The prediction for snow on Monday has been consistent for a few days, unlike some of the other...
Fulop and Sweeney in NJBIZ top ten
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- What could be a foreshadowing of the next gubernatorial race, NJBiz has Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop as number 10 in its top 100 most powerful people in the state. State Senate Pre...
Report: Hepatitis C Drug Could Cost New York $3.6 Billion
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Capital New York article http://www.capitalnewyork.com * noted: “A new report analyzing the costs of widespread use of the lifesaving hepatitis C drug Sovaldi found the drug could cost N...
Stars from Wicked, Xanadu, In the Heights, Rent, Rock of Ages, and more unite for High Tech fundraiser
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
A selection of Broadway stars will perform at a special benefit concert to help raise money for HT Musical Theatre, a performing arts group at High Tech High School – a public high school accepting...
Hindus seek Diwali holiday in New Jersey schools
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
STATEWIDE -- Hindus are urging New Jersey public and private schools with a significant number of Hindu students to include Diwali, the most popular Hindu holy day, as a school holiday in their 201...
Snowplow driver escapes major injury in parking deck collapse
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – A snowplow driver escaped with only minor injuries when a huge hole opened on the top deck of an outdoor parking garage beneath his rig this past weekend. The three-story garage is locat...