School board: charter school payments higher than expected
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HOBOKEN—The city’s public school district must give more money than originally anticipated to local charter schools for the 2014-15 school year, district business administrator William Moffitt said...
Construction company pleads guilty to rigging bids to get more than $70K in federal tax dollars through City Hall in Union City
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UNION CITY -- According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney General's office, a Union City contractor admitted on Wednesday to rigging the contractor selection process for projects run by the...
Honoring heroes
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SECAUCUS – Pinnacle Freight Lines, Inc., a consumer product goods hauler based in Secaucus, donated their services to Wreaths Across America in order to transport a load of wreaths to West Point, N...
Zombies coming to Secaucus
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SECAUCUS – The Walker Stalker Convention is coming to the Secaucus Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 13 and 14. Billed as a fan meet-up for zombie lovers, the event features panels, ve...
Christmas musical to be performed this weekend
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BAYONNE – The Theatre Group at All Saints Catholic Academy will present “Yes Virginia the Musical” this weekend at The Theatre at Saint Andrew’s, 4th Street and Broadway. Performances are Thursday,...
Youth Detention Center to close
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SECAUCUS – Hudson County will house its youth offenders in Union County as result of an agreement signed this week. This will result in the closing of the Youth Detention Center in Secaucus, and th...
Chemo Costs In U.S. Driven Higher By Shift To Hospital Outpatient Facilities
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently a Kaiser Health News article http://capsules.kaiserhealthnews.org * noted: “The price of cancer drugs has doubled in the past decade, with the average brand-name cancer drug in the U.S. co...
Free short films, plus live music from San Lukai
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UNION CITY – The City of Union City, Mayor Brian Stack, and the Board of Commissioners will present an evening of music and short films on Friday, Dec. 12 beginning at 7 p.m. at the William V. Must...
Longtime West New York schools superintendent will retire July 1
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WEST NEW YORK -- West New York Superintendent of Schools John Fauta said in a newspaper article this week that after 22 years with the school district, he'll retire July 1. Fauta said on NJ.com, "I...
Band Jam in Bayonne
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BAYONNE – Celebrate the holiday season by attending the Big Band Jam on Thursday, Dec. 11 at the Grace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 836 Ave. C. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert will beg...