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
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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
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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
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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
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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...
Bayonne’s Bergen Point Fall Festival on Saturday
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BAYONNE – It’s almost here. The city’s Bergen Point Fall Festival will be held this Saturday, Oct. 18, from noon to 5 p.m., on Broadway between 5th and Cottage streets. Music, entertainment, food, ...
Official ground breaking is Oct. 21 for KRE towers near Journal Square
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JERSEY CITY –Mayor Steven Fulop, officials from developer KRE Group and National Real Estate Advisors, officials from Jersey City and other dignitaries will break ground on Oct. 21 on Phase I of Jo...
Fulop backs off Greenville trash deal
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JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop will not pursue a deal that would allow New York City to ship its trash through Greenville Yards. Fulop emailed a statement on Thursday to members of the South Gree...
Akil resigns as Fulop’s chief of staff, Albiez to take over
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JERSEY CITY – Faced with a backlash of disapproval from a speech he made as a college student, Muhammed Akil has announced his resignation as chief of staff for Mayor Steven Fulop “Effective immedi...