Bayonne day care center children to walk to raise breast cancer funds
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Children overseen by the Friendship Family Day Care Center will walk on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. to raise awareness of breast cancer and to seek funds for a cure. The “Mini-walkathon f...
Lots of rain and wind on tap for coming week - possible nor'easter for Northeast?
Oct 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- As we approach the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, forecasters don't see another monster storm on the horizon -- but they do see some nasty weather all week long. Rain and w...
Jersey City stock broker barred and fined
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The New Jersey Bureau of Securities has revoked the agent registration of Evan M. Kochav of Jersey City, and assessed a $2 million penalty against him and his Red Bank-based business,...
Free pediatric screenings on Oct. 18
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – The Dvine Konektion Community Development Corporation, a local non-profit organization based in West New York, is partnering with CarePoint to provide free pediatric screenings to a...
STEM wing of Bayonne High School academy opens
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) track of Bayonne High School’s Academy for Fine Arts and Academics officially opened on Thursday, Oct. 17, during a one-hour program....
Hoboken and Hudson County Chambers of Commerce unite
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hudson County Chamber of Commerce and the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce are merging to form a larger, integrated organization, according to a press release disseminated on Oct. 14. As p...
HUD grant notice makes $230 million for Hoboken flood-proofing official; ball in state’s court
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) published a notice in the U.S. Federal Register on Thursday officially allocating $230 million to the state of New Jersey for the ...
Teachers storm out of school board meeting
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – After running through a laundry list of complaints – not least of which was the demand for a 19 percent pay hike – Jersey City teachers, at the direction of their union leader, storme...
Better Hygiene Through Humiliation
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently The Atlantic http://www.theatlantic.com * reported: “As doctors and nurses move through hospitals, they aren’t the only ones making rounds—hitching a ride on their hands are dangerous bact...
Suspect arrested in knifepoint robberies
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Police released a sketch earlier this week of a man wanted for robbing two people at knifepoint. One day later, they had a suspect in custody who police say allegedly confessed to on...