Hackensack Riverkeeper calls for banning of oil trains through NJ communities
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Hackensack Riverkeeper has joined the Bergen County-based Coalition to Ban Unsafe Oil Trains in calling for substantive changes in the way oil is shipped so that people and their waterways are bett...
Palisades Medical Center to receive over $1.2M in Sandy relief funds
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker announced $2,651,275.80 in federal Sandy relief grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Public Assistance grant to ...
Hoboken’s next-gen smart bikes approved; no start date yet
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HOBOKEN—The last major roadblock in the path of the Hoboken-Weehawken bike share has fallen, and the program is expected to roll out in the next three months, though perhaps not as soon as original...
Grant to pay for new scoreboard at Berry Lane Park
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Nearly 900 more Jersey City children and teenagers will now be able to play baseball when Berry Lane Park opens thanks to a $173,500 grant from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund to install M...
Complex Care Management: A Tool for Improving Quality, Lowering Costs
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently the Commonwealth Fund http://www.commonwealthfund.org * noted: “Care management programs that focus on patients with complex health and social needs are increasingly viewed by health syste...
Scholarship opportunity for Bayonne high school juniors and seniors
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The city of Bayonne is seeking participants for the Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship, which offers state high school juniors and seniors an opportunity for financial ass...
Menendez speaks out on immigration ruling
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) sharply criticized a Texas federal court ruling that put on hold President Barack Obama’s executive order on immigration. “There is no question th...
Jersey City leads state in Obamacare enrollment
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – With more than 22,000 Jersey City residents signed up for healthcare coverage, Jersey City led the state for enrollees in the federal Affordable Care Act. Jersey City had 10 percent o...
Amount of Hoboken’s settlement with former environmental services director revealed; was a wrongful termination suit
Feb 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—The city of Hoboken paid its former environmental services director Jennifer Maier $95,000 last August to settle a wrongful termination lawsuit she had filed against the city. The previousl...
ABAYON, ARTURO
Feb 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
77, passed away on February 7, 2015. Born in the Philippines, he lived in Jersey City for many years before moving to Bayonne. He was a bookkeeper for Bon Homme, in New York. He is survived by his ...