BAYONNE BRIEFS
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Bridge work to take longer, shift to daytime construction  The Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project will take six months longer than expected, and the work will shift to more daytime hours, a...
“… the largest maker of devices used in a popular uterine surgery… has suspended sales of the tools amid concerns about their potential to spread a rare but deadly cancer.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “The action follows a Food and Drug Administration advisory on April 17 discouraging doctors from using the devices to remove fibr...
Bayonne Mayor Davis to take part in ‘Bag Hunger’ event at ShopRite
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor Jimmy Davis will show his support for feeding the hungry by participating in ShopRite’s “Bag Hunger” event on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. September is National Hunger Action Mont...
Donnelly to be named executive director of JCRA
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Jersey City Redevelopment Agency board will vote on the appointment of David P. Donnelly as the agency’s new Executive Director at their meeting tonight. Donnelly, a former counc...
Freshpet Inc. files for IPO targeting $100M
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Premium pet food company Freshpet Inc. filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering of common stock, with a fundraising target of $100 million, a...
Bayonne Bridge work to take longer, shift to daytime construction
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project will take six months longer than expected, and the work will shift to more daytime hours, according to an online report. The Port Authority ...
UC and JC mayors to attend nursing home strike on Wednesday
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A three-day strike began Tuesday at several nursing homes operated by Alaris Health in Hudson and Bergen Counties. Union City Mayor Brian Stack, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, and County Executive...
Creative Grove at the Plaza on Sept. 19
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- There will be a massive art and music bash for the Last Creative Grove artist market in Jersey City, with Playmusician and a fusion lineup. The event will be held at the Grove Street...
Third annual restaurant night comes to Secaucus on Thursday
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – The mayor and Town Council invite everyone to the third annual Secaucus Restaurant Night on Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. The town will transform the municipal parking lot (across the street from H...
"Incidentalomas" + - concerns about overdiagnosing and overtreating cancer
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “Removing the word "cancer" from the terminology used for many slow-growing lesions in the breast, prostate, lung, skin and other ...