JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
. Golden Door Film festival kicks off   The Golden Door Film Festival will hold its opening gala at the Landmark Loew’s Theatre on Sept. 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. This gala is sponsored by Tommy Hilfiger...
CarePoint Health Hosted First Annual Cancer Wellness Day
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
In recognition of Cancer Survivors Day, CarePoint Health hosted the First Annual Cancer Wellness Day and luncheon at the W Hotel in Hoboken. The summer event was attended by cancer survivors, their...
Dickinson restores football tradition
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It is currently the oldest public school football program in Hudson County, but for the last five years, Dickinson High School didn’t field a varsity team. Last year, the program was brought back o...
Bayonne holds tribute to 1993 and 2001 victims of terrorist attacks
Sep 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor James Davis, clergy representing the city’s various houses of worship, and others gathered at Harbor View Park at the Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor – across Upper New York Bay from th...
Do you know where the nearest designated stroke center is?
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent USA Today article http://www.usatoday.com * noted “Hospitals that make an all-out push for faster stroke care get a clot-busting medication to patients more quickly, prevent more in-hospit...
Day care kids ingest bleach
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Newspapers are reporting that about 25 children from a day care center in Jersey City have been evacuated to Jersey City Medical Center after apparently ingesting bleach. About five ...
Brazilian flag-raising in Union City
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UNION CITY – Mayor Brian Stack and the Board of Commissioners announced that the City of Union City will hold a flag-raising ceremony commemorating Brazil's Independence Day on Monday, Sept. 15 at ...
Hoboken's interim police chief responds to councilwoman’s claims over housing director termination meeting
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HOBOKEN—In a letter recently released by the city, Interim Police Chief Edelmiro “Eddie” Garcia has responded to claims by a city councilwoman that “alarming…civil rights violations” occurred durin...
New Bayonne urgent care center opens
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Astra Health Centers, an urgent care facility at 564 Broadway, in the heart of the city’s central business district, celebrated its official grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony o...
Hoboken financial consultant pleads to tax evasion; could face 5 years in prison
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HOBOKEN—A Hoboken-based financial consultant has pleaded guilty to evading payment on taxes on income totaling around $273,000, according to a statement released by the office of U.S. Attorney for ...