Former NYC Mayor David Dinkins joins celebration at WNY church
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WEST NEW YORK – Gethsemane Baptist Church in West New York celebrated its 108th anniversary with a very special guest on Sunday, Aug. 3. Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins was on hand to spea...
Hartz sells 500 Plaza Drive for $69 million
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SECAUCUS – An office tower at 500 Plaza Drive was purchased from Hartz Mountain Industries, Inc. by a venture partnership between Marcus Partners and an institutional investor for a price of $69 mi...
Bayonne Bridge crossing to be halted twice the morning of Thursday, Aug. 7
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BAYONNE -- The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will temporarily hold traffic on the Bayonne Bridge in both directions for approximately 20 minutes at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug....
Roseland Co-president Carl Goldberg leaving the company
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Carl Goldberg, who has been heavily involved with the growth of the gold coast waterfront, is leaving the residential real estate development company Roseland Property Co. Roseland developed many o...
Hoboken Housing Authority director fired in heated meeting Monday, but will be paid $55K over next 4 months
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HOBOKEN—The Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA) Board of Commissioners – the agency that oversees the city’s low-income public housing neighborhood -- voted Monday night to terminate its contract with ...
Jersey City's La Festa Italiana starts Aug. 13
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JERSEY CITY -- Italian food, lively dance music, and traditional delicacies like fresh hot zeppoles, rice balls, and lemony Limoncello are just some of the fun treats ahead as Holy Rosary Church in...
Will your employer stop providing health insurance directly and switch to a “private exchange”?
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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We are getting familiar with “public exchanges” under Obamacare. Recently a Wall Street Journal article http://blogs.wsj.com * noted “Most U.S. employers will continue to sponsor health benefits fo...
Towns celebrate National Night Out!
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On Tuesday, several local towns are holding celebrations for National Night Out, the time when neighbors sit on their porches and police raise awareness against crime. Many towns have small fairs a...
Head of Meadowlands Hospital stepping down?
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SECAUCUS -- Rumors are circulating that Thomas Considine, CEO of Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, will be leaving his position after only three months. Taking over the for-profit hospital on Ma...
Hurricane Bertha predicted to stay off-shore
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Tropical Storm Bertha has strengthened to a hurricane and is predicted to head up the East Coast this week. However, it will stay off-shore. Click on this link to track the storm.