A special place for pregnant women
Christ Hospital and HUMC offer new OB emergency room
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
When an ambulance pulls up to Hoboken University Medical Center or Christ Hospital in Jersey City with a pregnant woman inside, the patient is rushed into a new emergency suite, where doctors and s...
County passes $495M budget
Cuts reduce tax increase to Secaucus, Hoboken, and Weehawken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Freeholders adopted the $495 million 2013 county budget at its June 13 meeting after cutting more than $4 million from the budget proposed in early May. As approved the b...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Overturned truck on Route 44 On June 17 at 1:12 p.m. the Bayonne Fire Department responded to the southbound lane of Route 440, in the area of the City Line/Turnpike Overpass for a report of an ove...
Farewell and good luck
HFA graduates its last class ever
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
With the threat of rain hanging over St. Henry’s Church on June 6, the 39 girls of Holy Family Academy gathered in the vestibule for the long walk down the center aisle where they would get their h...
Tale of a tortoise
Former Bayonne librarian to ink history of India
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
When Dipali Sen, former reference-room librarian at Bayonne Library and Cultural Center, read about the death of the 250-year-old tortoise in India, something connected with her. This tortoise had ...
People who care
Hudson County pays tribute to seniors of the year
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
Every year the Hudson County Department of Health and Human Services has to make a tough choice, seeking to pick one senior citizen from the 12 nominated by each municipality to be “Hudson County’s...
Up in smoke
Years after its approval, resident says NJ Medical Marijuana Program a ‘scam’
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
“At this point, I’ve given up. I’ve given up any hope of getting help from the state through legal channels. I’ll just get what my wife needs illegally.” The Jersey City resident, who did not want ...
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Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne native, civil rights activist, passes away Marcella West, who grew up in Bayonne and raised her family in Jersey City, passed away on May 29 in Newark at the age of 87,.NJ.com reported last...
A man of the people
Lautenberg remembered as someone who gets things done
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in the late 1980s, U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg had a reputation as a man who got things done. Serving then along with U.S. Senator Bill Bradley, Lautenberg was considered amazingly accessibl...
Taking it to the streets
Bayonne to hold its first arts festival
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
For years, people passing the old bank at Broadway and 9th Street paused to ponder the small sign posted on the wall outside that claimed this as the Bayonne Community Museum. Some even looked thro...

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