Safe Kids Day coming in Guttenberg
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – All Guttenberg residents are cordially invited on behalf of Mayor Gerald Drasheff and the Town Council to join in the annual Safe Kids Day on Saturday, Sept. 20. Music, food, demonstra...
Grant to Secaucus provides firefighters with modern equipment, training
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – An award from the federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program will outfit 46 volunteer firefighters in Secaucus with personal protective equipment, in addition to funding adva...
Hoboken sees first new Jewish temple in 100 years
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—This past Sunday, the Chabad Lubavitch Jewish Center of Hoboken marked two equally important milestones. The first was the opening of its permanent home at 80 Park Ave., the first new Jewis...
Bayonne mayor turns grocery bagger for good cause
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor James Davis rolled up his sleeves, donned an apron, and bagged customers’ groceries at a local supermarket on Wednesday, Sept. 17 to show his support for feeding the hungry. Davis w...
Dedication to Dr. Cortina, an art installation by Luis Romero
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – The city of Union City, Mayor Brian Stack, and the Board of Commissioners are hosting an art installation by Louis Romero as a Dedication to Dr. Francisco Cortina, which opened Wednesd...
“Women who want to be screened for cervical cancer have just received a new option — and a new quandary”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent New York Times editorial http://www.nytimes.com * noted. “The venerable Pap smear, which has been the only screening tool to look for cancer in asymptomatic women for many decades, now has...
NJ Transit nets $146 million to flood-proof Hoboken canal
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN--The Federal Transit Administration has awarded NJ Transit a $146 million grant to fund flood protection measures for the abandoned barge terminal just south of Hoboken’s Lackawanna Train T...
Bayonne teachers overwhelming approve pact
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – “Let’s finally get this done” may have been the thinking of Bayonne teachers as they voted about 500 to 33 on their proposed new contract, possibly settling their nearly five-year contact...
Man arrested for allegedly shooting at two Jersey City police officers
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Justin Beckham, age 21, of Jersey City was charged with attempted murder, resisting arrest, and firearms offenses after he allegedly fired on two Jersey City police officers on Sept....
Former Hoboken Mayor Cammarano disbarred
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—The New Jersey Supreme Court has disbarred former Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano, who resigned in 2009 and was sent to federal prison after accepting bribes from a government cooperating wit...