Secaucus police officer charged with selling steroids online
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Hudson County Acting Prosecutor Gaetano T. Gregory announced that Michael Cucciniello, 43, was charged on Friday, Nov. 14 with Obtaining a Controlled Dangerous Substance by Fraud in viol...
Three injured in two-vehicle accident
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – The Hudson County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 18 to investigate an accident on 68th and Jackson in Guttenberg. A white van was stopped at the traffi...
Being your own health care advocate - how to make the most of every doctor visit
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently an Everyday Health article http://www.everydayhealth * noted: “Prevention is key to staying healthy at every age, so it’s important to get the routine health care you need. It might feel a...
NB to distribute donated food items to local families on Monday morning
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the township’s Emergency Relief department will distribute food items donated as part of North Bergen’s Thanksgiving Drive to hundreds of families in need on...
Live acoustic concert at the NB library
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – The North Bergen Public Library is hosting a live acoustic concert by Adam Kowalczyk on Saturday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. He will perform popular cover songs and solo material. The concert...
Doctors Hesitate To Ask Heart Patients About End-Of-Life Plans
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently an NPR story http://www.npr.org * noted: “Of the 5 million Americans with failing hearts, about half of them will die within five years of getting diagnosed. Given the odds, it seems that ...
USA Today: Hoboken has largest disparity in black/non-black arrest rates in Hudson County
Nov 19, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—In the mile-square city, black residents are over 11 times as likely as non-black residents to be arrested, according to a USA TODAY analysis of FBI arrest data. In 2012, 389.9 black indivi...
Former arts manager at NJCU pleads guilty to theft
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said this week that the former production manager for the Music, Dance and Theater Department at New Jersey City University pleaded guilty tod...
Newark Avenue reopened after sinkhole was fixed
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A sink hole that closed Newark Avenue between Tonnelle Avenue and JFK Boulevard has been repaired, officials said. The section of road was closed on Nov. 18 during the morning rush ho...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...