PATH fares rise Wednesday
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Fares to ride PATH trains cost 25 cents more starting today for a single ride ticket, going from $2.50 to $2.75. A two trip ticket costs $5. Frequent riders on PATH can get deeper di...
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Bayonne man killed in N.J. Turnpike accident A truck driver killed Friday, Sept. 26 on the New Jersey Turnpike has been identified by police as Robert Johnston, 54, of Bayonne, according to
Family health fair on Oct. 4 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church
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WEST NEW YORK – Palisades Medical Center and St. Joseph of the Palisades Church are teaming up to sponsor a family health fair at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturd...
“Many medical ethicists frown on the practice of doctors accepting money from drugmakers -- arguing they can develop a bias toward one company's drugs and fail to recommend the best possible medications for patients.”
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A recent Newsday investigation http:// * “Three Long Island doctors selected to lead a committee that recommends the drugs two Suffolk hospitals stock for patients accepted tens of ...
Zoning board to consider large mixed-use development in Western Edge tonight
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HOBOKEN--A proposed development in one of Hoboken’s most scrutinized redevelopment zones was slated to come before the Hoboken Zoning Board of Adjustment on Tuesday night. Monroe Properties LLC wil...
Local 'Tub Gang' using a drone to facilitate robberies?
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A North Bergen resident, 44, is one of two men suspected of using a drone to keep an eye on police while conducting robberies, according to a story on The North Bergen man and a Newark man,...
Jersey City gets federal grant to hire 15 new cops
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JERSEY CITY – The city has been awarded a $1.875 million COPS grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to hire 15 new police officers. The fifteen officers will be part of a class of 60 new recrui...
Hoboken named best downtown in northern New Jersey in online poll
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HOBOKEN — Another year, another acclamation for Hoboken’s groundbreaking urban design. This week, the New Jersey chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) announced that Hoboken has won it...
“ For 7 years, our media watchdog project has established that health care news stories often emphasize or exaggerate potential benefits, minimize or ignore potential harms, and ignore cost issues.”
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A recent JAMA Internal Medicine artcle * included the following abstract “From April 16, 2006, through May 30, 2013, a team of reviewers from, m...
Social Security holding sign-up event in Bayonne
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BAYONNE – The Social Security Administration will hold sign-ups for mySSA online accounts on Wednesday, Oct. 1, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation, 555 Kennedy Blvd....