No longer a death sentence
CarePoint Breast Center brings new hope to serious problem
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
“No one should have to die of breast cancer,” said Dr. Robbi Kemper, medical director for CarePoint Breast Center. The center at Christ Hospital in Jersey City is now performing new procedures that...
Shelter from the storms
PERC to host several fundraisers for homeless
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
In the midst of this brutal winter, the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) is working overtime to feed and house the needy at their homeless shelter in Union City and elsewhere. Among...
MEEHAN, JAMES
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Feb. 21 for James Meehan, known to everyone as Buddy, a lifelong Hoboken resident. He passed away Feb. 19 at Hoboken University Medical Center. Buddy was a retired window...
Closing down state government may not be the best option, but the only option
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Dear Editor: I read last month in the Star-Ledger newspaper that State Senate President Steven Sweeney, Leader of the New Jersey State Senate stated that if Governor Chris Christie tries to renege ...
Looking up
State of the county is improving, DeGise says
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
After nearly six years of having to report grim news in his annual State of the County address, County Executive Tom DeGise looked relieved on Feb. 27 when he told the Board of Freeholders things w...
Hudson freeholders support the Ukraine
Munoz also assigns new leaders of freeholder committees
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholder Chairman Jose Munoz says his committee seat reassignments last month were designed to put the right freeholders in the right place. “I assigned Freeholder [Bill] O’Dea to the community c...
Deflating the governor
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was always of the belief that some people get into politics for all the right reasons. Some want to help their community, some may want to right certain wrongs and some just want to ...
Energy saving standards
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Dear Editor: You maybe familiar with some of the individual energy saving’s standards. There are 25, about half of the states that have adopted them. In NJ these standards exist in theory but not i...
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Battle of the titans
Finally, Hudson Catholic and St. Peter’s square off
by Jim Hague
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
For years, one of the best local rivalries was always St. Peter’s Prep against Hudson Catholic. It didn’t matter what setting the two Jersey City parochial powers met in, it was an intense war. It ...
No longer a death sentence
CarePoint Breast Center brings new hope to serious problem
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
“No one should have to die of breast cancer,” said Dr. Robbi Kemper, medical director for CarePoint Breast Center. The center at Christ Hospital in Jersey City is now performing new procedures that...