CarePoint lays off about 2 percent of its workforce
Feb 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- CarePoint confirmed that the company has laid off employees from its three Hudson County hospitals. CarePoint Health spokesman Jarrod Bernstein said, however, this accounted for le...
Cotter to retire; city seeks new planning director
Feb 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop announced on Feb. 18 that the city is hiring a new director of planning, as the longtime and esteemed director, Bob Cotter, is retiring after more than 30 years of ...
Nimbus Dance Works performances bring audience and performers closer together
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – On Sunday, Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., Nimbus Dance Works will perform “Shadow of Sound” by Huang Yi (Taiwan), “Untitled” by Korhan Basaran (Turkey), and “Surface Tension” by compan...
Déjà vu: Over 100 families impacted by water main break in south Hoboken
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – SUEZ, formerly United Water, was currently hard at work Thursday morning repairing a 16” water main break at the intersection of Paterson Avenue and Harrison Street in Hoboken that was af...
Toddler burned in Irving Street fire
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Eight people were displaced and one toddler suffered burns to the elbow in a 4 a.m. fire at 33 Irving St. on Feb. 18. Jennifer Morrill, spokesperson for Jersey City said, there was h...
Pulaski Skyway repair will take longer than expected
Feb 18, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- What was supposed to be a two-year repair on the Pulaski Skyway has apparently morphed into a three-year repair, according to state Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox. This is due...
Bayonne fire chief to retire March 1
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Fire Chief Gregory Rogers will retire after 35 years on the job and the last eight leading the city’s fire department. Roger’s impending departure was announced at the Bayonne City Counci...
Bayonne Bridge to close this weekend for construction
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Weather permitting, the Bayonne Bridge will close this weekend from 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19 through 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 22, to accommodate ongoing construction work on the "Raise the Roadw...
Hoboken council approves Washington Street redesign with no uptown bike lanes, some added downtown, ability to double-park
Feb 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN - A debated plan to redesign Hoboken's Washington Street came down to a vote on Wednesday, Feb. 17 to 'OK' the project with some adjustments; namely removing uptown bike lanes from the plan...
Palisades Medical Center receives echocardiography accreditation
Feb 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Palisades Medical Center (PMC) has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in echocardiography by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). The accreditation signifie...