State gives blessing to city’s takeover of the parking authority
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The New Jersey Civil Service Commission has approved the City’s request to grant civil service status to Jersey City Parking Authority employees as the city moves forward to abolish t...
Arango named to top state Republican post
Aug 15, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Association of New Jersey Republican County Chairs voted on Aug. 13 to elect Hudson County GOP Chairman Jose Arango as the new Chair of Chairs. Arango’s election is a historic mo...
NB Police to participate in statewide Labor Day DWI crackdown
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NORTH BERGEN – Law enforcement officials from North Bergen will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. Beginning Aug. 1...
“Medical errors are a quiet and largely unseen tragedy. Every year between 210,000 and 440,000 Americans die as a result of medical errors and other preventable harm at hospitals, according to researchers.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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These numbers are equivalent to a jumbo jet crashing every day with no survivors. Based on these figures, medical errors could be considered the third-leading cause of death in America, behind hear...
Celebrating Indian Independence
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Newport will celebrate Indian Independence on Aug. 15 at the River Market Plaza, 89 River Drive South from 5 to 7 p.m. Hosted by NewportMommy.com and Surati, a non profit Indian dance and education...
Police station to be named after fallen police officer
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JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop and At-Large Councilman Daniel Rivera announced today that they will present an ordinance to the City Council at next week’s meeting to name the new West District P...
‘Reckless borrowing’ has ravaged NJ transportation, says Prieto
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New Jersey’s transportation network is “running on fumes” as a result of flawed borrowing practices, claimed State Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto in a op-ed piece for The Record of Bergen County o...
Gas line rupture prompts evacuation near Bergen Avenue
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Residents from one home were evacuated from an area near Bergen Avenue after a construction crew broke a gas line on Aug. 13 while digging up curbs to create curb cuts for handicap accessibility. O...
“More than 5%, or about 12 million U.S. adults, could be misdiagnosed during an outpatient visit……, and about one-half of these errors had the potential to lead to worse outcomes for the patients.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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A recent Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com * reported on a studies which defined misdiagnoses as “missed opportunities to make a timely or correct diagnosis based on the ava...
Field Station: Dinosaurs receives $50,000 for Superstorm Sandy recovery
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Field Station: Dinosaurs, a science theme park and family attraction located in New Jersey’s Meadowlands, has received a $50,000 Stronger New Jersey Business Grant from the NJ Economic D...