Freeholder oppose PATH fare increase
Nov 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY-The Hudson County Board of Freeholders oppose the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s scheduled increase in the Path rail fare. On Oct. 1, Path’s single ride fares increased 25 ...
State Assemblyman files new lawsuit against Hoboken Mayor Zimmer over firing from Housing Authority
Nov 13, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN — In a new lawsuit against Mayor Dawn Zimmer, the city of Hoboken, the Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA), and members of its oversight board filed Oct. 27, State Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia (D...
Lyles appointed to governor's committee on education
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Gov. Christopher Christie has tapped Jersey City Schools Superintendent Marcia V. Lyles to serve on a new commission that will study the effectiveness of standards-based testing. Lyl...
Bayonne resident bitten by rabid kitten!
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - Hold on to your cats! And keep other pets (and kids) indoors. A resident of Bayonne was apparently trying to pick up a stray kitten in the area of First Street and Kennedy Blvd. on Tuesda...
Revolving Doors at Hospitals
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Times article http://well.blogs.nytimes.com * noted: “Everyone on the ward fell hard for the patient in the room at the end of the hall. Her roommate was loud, demanding and a c...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority to begin Bayonne Bridge traffic ‘holds’ Beginning in mid-November, periodic 20-minute Bayonne Bridge traffic holds are required for motorist safety during installation of pier segmen...
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Careless driving stop leads to another charge and seven summonses A South Carolina man pulled over for careless driving was charged with receiving stolen property after police determined the licens...
Who will be on the school board?
Election likely in April, with May’s expiring seats to be voted on
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The elected school board referendum was placed on the ballot in the November 4 election and was passed by voters by a 77- to 23-percent margin. But the issue may not be fully determined for a few m...
Pike improvements to ease traffic
Residents briefed on the project and its effects
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The New Jersey Turnpike Authority took its show on the road to educate Bayonne residents on the four-year Interchange 14A Improvement Project, which has been initiated to improve traffic flow. The ...
ER upgraded
Medical center cuts ribbon on nearly $1 million in Emergency Department renovations
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Medical Center and CarePoint Health officially opened its new Emergency Department with  $1 million in upgrades at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Nov. 5. Local and state elected officials, Mc...