Turkey drive for Thanksgiving being run by city
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The city of Bayonne is sponsoring a drive to provide turkeys and groceries to the less fortunate in time for Thanksgiving. Two local non-profits, the Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundati...
‘Girls Night Out’ to benefit young victims of catastrophic injuries
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – We Win, an organization established to help young people win back their lives, is holding a fundraising “Girls Night Out” event in the Imperial Ballroom of the Clarion Empire Meadowlands...
Bayonne group taking food donations until Sunday
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Initiative is looking to make Thanksgiving brighter this year for needy families and is asking for the public’s help by contributing canned foods until Sunday, Nov. 23. Donati...
Hospitals Put Pharmacists In the ER To Cut Medication Errors
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently an NPR story http://www.npr.org/ * noted: “In the emergency department at Children's Medical Center in Dallas, pharmacists who specialize in emergency medicine review each medication to ma...
Young UC man to lose leg after hit-and-run in NB; fund set up for help
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael VirueMichael Viruet, 20, and his brother Adrian, 11, had just left the Columbia Park movie theater in North Bergen on Friday night, Nov. 14 when they were struck by a red Nissan Rogue that ...
Early morning two-alarm fire displaces four in Hoboken
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—Four occupants of an apartment building on Garden Street were displaced by a two-alarm fire early this morning, according to Hoboken Fire Chief Richard Blohm. The fire department responded ...
Woman falls against outbound PATH train
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A 23-year-old woman was not seriously injured when she was struck by a moving train at the Newport PATH station during the morning rush hour on Nov. 17. The call came in at about 9:0...
Bayonne launch kicks off new ship’s travels
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s marquee ship Quantum of the Seas sailed out of Cape Liberty Cruise Port up and down the Atlantic Ocean on its inaugural voyage from Nov. 12 through 14. The s...
The Joint Commission New Speak Up™ Infographic on Anesthesia and Sedation Safety
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Joint Commission release http://www.jointcommission.org* noted: “Nearly 40 million anesthetics are administered annually in the United States. To raise awareness of the risks of anesthes...
Firefighters respond to IMTT fuel storage tank leak
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- The Bayonne Fire Department was dispatched to International Matex Tank Terminals on East 22nd Street on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 7:13 a.m. on the report of a fuel leak. Arriving units discov...