Assembly Speaker Prieto accepts private consulting work from Democratic political donors
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SECAUCUS – Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has accepted work consulting with private clients, including major political donors, according to The Star-Ledger. Among his clients is All-Risk Property ...
Concordia Learning Center gets new executive director
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JERSEY CITY – David Feinhals will become executive director of Concordia Learning Center at St. Joseph’s School for the Blind on Aug. 18 Feinhals will succeed Judy Ortman who will be retiring after...
Doors open on Kennedy Lofts
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JERSEY CITY – The first of as many as 15 new residential developments slated for the Journal Square area held a ribbon cutting on August 6. Kennedy Lofts, three minute walk to Journal Square bus an...
New York Times report says voter impersonation almost never happens -- but Hoboken case is cited as one of a few that did
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The New York Times ran a story on Wednesday saying there are very few cases of voter impersonation. The story can be found here. In Hudson County, law enforcement officials rarely prove voter fraud...
“Many people will not be able to see the physicians who have treated them for years, use facilities providing the most appropriate treatment, or access care within a reasonable time and distance from their homes.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Don’t assume that you can continue to see your doctor…. A recent City Journal article http://www.city-journal.org * noted that “… having health insurance is not the same thing as getting good healt...
EDITOR’S LETTER JCM
We’re on a Roll
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Have you noticed? There’s a real lively vibe in the city these days. I can feel it, just biking around. I can hear it in the voices of people I interview for the magazine. Our story on cranes and o...
Falcon Fiends
Some folks just can’t stop watching that webcam
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Talk about birders without binoculars. In 2001, the Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey set up a webcam on the roof of 101 Hudson St., a building owned by Mack-Cali. The reason? To keep an e...
Cranes on the Rise!
Adding industrial chic to the JC landscape
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They’re everywhere. If you live or work in a high rise, you might be on eye level with them. On the street, you see them soaring from construction sites. They look a little like the bird version of...
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Jazz Dreams
If you can make it here …
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Anyone in the arts will tell you: It’s not easy trying to make a living at the thing you love most, especially in the complex world of jazz. Just ask Jersey City resident Lauren Shub. I first heard...
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Grigory Gurevich
Painter, sculptor, teacher—an artist for all seasons
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I’d heard his name long before I got the chance to chat with him. He’s well known around town as a teacher and Renaissance man of the visual arts. Lots of folks find their way to JC from across the...