Bayonne opening warming center during expected cold weekend
Feb 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The city has announced that it will open its warming center for the upcoming weekend, during which temperatures have been forecast to drop as low 0 degrees with a -20-degree or lower wind...
Education Commissioner to visit Bayonne about ‘missing’ money
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BAYONNE – New Jersey Department of Education Commissioner David Hespe will visit Bayonne to meet with city and Bayonne Board of Education officials on Monday, March 16 to discuss the ongoing issue ...
Electronic Monitoring Increases Healthcare Worker Hand Hygiene Rates *
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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“The New Jersey Hospital Association reported: “Hand hygiene rates were found to be three times higher when auditors were visible to healthcare workers than when there were no auditors present, acc...
Expect wind, 2 degree temps Sunday; North Bergen and Secaucus open warming centers
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Even with "Fifty Shades of Grey" opening in theaters this weekend, it's going to be pretty frigid. Expect cold temperatures, snow flurries, and wind over the next few days, accordi...
Student organizes Friday, Feb. 13 blood drive
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BAYONNE -- Bayonne resident Tyler Law, a senior at High Tech High School in North Bergen, has organized and is promoting a blood drive on Friday, Feb. 13 in conjunction with National Heart Month. R...
‘Fashion art show’ involving Weehawken artist opens Thursday night in Hoboken
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HOBOKEN – Weehawken resident Martha Colon will be featured in a Valentine’s Day themed “fashion art show” at the Mason Civic League, 1200 Washington St. in Hoboken. The opening reception is Thursda...
Secaucus to receive $250,000+ in federal housing funds
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SECAUCUS – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr., a member of the House Ways and Means and Budget Committees, announced on Thursday, Feb. 12 that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) a...
Main branch of JC library will be closed two more weeks for construction
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JERSEY CITY – Officials from the Jersey City Library announced this week that the current closure of the Main Library at 472 Jersey Ave. began on Feb. 9, will be extended two additional weeks until...
DeGise to pledge campaign to end veteran homeless
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HUDSON COUNTY – In his 13th annual State of the County address, Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise is expected to lay out the framework for a plan deal with the issue of homeless veterans. “Accordi...
Munoz withdraws from commissioner race
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WEST NEW YORK – Former Freeholder Jose Munoz said he won’t run for commissioner in the May elections. “At this time, following much activity in my personal life, I have chosen not to run for commis...