POLICE BEAT
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleged urination offense leads to drug arrest A man allegedly observed by police urinating in public got into more trouble when marijuana was allegedly found on him. On Oct. 21 at 9:35 p.m., polic...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Trick or treaters: Look for orange pumpkin sign Children looking for treats from Broadway merchants on Halloween should look in the shops’ windows for an 8½-by-11-inch orange sign with a pumpkin an...
Jersey City awarded for battle against childhood obesity
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JERSEY CITY – The National League of Cities (NLC) has recognized Jersey City for successfully completing the key health and wellness goals for Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties (LMCTC). LMCTC ...
Union City Halloween Children’s Costume Parade and Party on Oct. 31
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UNION CITY – The City of Union City, Mayor Brian Stack and the Board of Commissioners will host the annual Halloween Costume Parade and Party for children under the age of 14 on Friday, Oct. 31 beg...
How much will that MRI cost? Patients often in the dark
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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A recent Connecticut Mirror article http://ctmirror.org * article noted : “Many patients now have insurance plans that require them to pay a portion of their medical bills. But finding out what the...
Bayonne trick or treaters: Look for pumpkin sign
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BAYONNE -- Children looking for treats from Broadway merchants on Halloween should look in the shops’ windows for an 8½-by-11-inch orange sign with a pumpkin and the words “Trick or Treat” in black...
Three fire fighters injured
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JERSEY CITY -- Three firefighters were injured in an early morning blaze near Lincoln Park on Oct. 28. The call came in at about 2 a.m., said Carly Baldwin, spokesperson for the Jersey City Departm...
Weehawken invitational festival to showcase high school marching bands from around NJ
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WEEHAWKEN – The award-winning Weehawken High School Marching Band will host its 6th annual Marching Band Festival on Sunday, Nov. 2. Approximately 10 high school bands from all around New Jersey wi...
Mayor Zimmer tells which slate she'll vote for in Hoboken Board of Education election
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HOBOKEN – With the school board election coming up this Tuesday, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer said in a letter to the Hoboken Reporter to be published this weekend that she will vote for the Parents f...
How to (try to) find out what your medical care will cost
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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A recent Connecticut Mirror article http://ctmirror.org * noted: “Want to know how much a medical procedure is going to cost? Experts say it’s not easy. But if you try, there are some things that y...