Suarez reported to become new prosecutor
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Informed sources said that Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez will be named as the new Hudson County prosecutor as part of a compromise agreement. Suarez, a native of Bayonne, serv...
The Phony "Narrow Network" Scare
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Times editorial http://www.nytimes.com * noted: “Republicans contend that the Affordable Care Act is a failure because many of the plans sold on the online health exchanges limi...
Radio Shack will close three Hudson County stores
Feb 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Two Radio Shack stores in Jersey City and one in Union City are among the 50 stores that will close in New Jersey as a result of the company filing bankruptcy last week. Nationwide, ...
Zimmer’s fifth State of the City address scheduled for Feb. 10
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All members of the Hoboken community are invited to attend Mayor Dawn Zimmer’s fifth State of the City address. The event will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. at the DeBaun Auditorium in E...
Bookmobile will be open while main library is closed
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JERSEY CITY -- To make up for the two-week closing of the main branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library until Feb. 21 for renovations, the closure, the library's bookmobile will be stationed i...
Free citizenship and deferred action information session on Feb. 10
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NORTH BERGEN – The township of North Bergen will present a free citizenship and deferred action information session on Tuesday, Feb. 10 in partnership with Hudson County and nonprofit group We Are ...
School bus struck by car on Friday
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JERSEY CITY – A black Honda Civic struck a school bus carrying about a dozen kids near Culver and Mallory avenues on Feb. 6 at about 3:30 p.m. None were injured, according to a spokesperson for the...
Some schools delayed, others close early on Monday, Feb. 9
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Due to icy conditions and a little snow on Monday, some local school districts announced delayed openings or early dismissals. Jersey City schools announced a 90-minute delay. Unio...
New health plans' limitations anger enrollees
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a USA Today article http://www.usatoday.com * noted: “Nancy Pippenger and Marcia Perez live thousands of miles apart but have the same complaint: Doctors who treated them last year won't t...
ANDREANO, GERALDINE
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Feb. 4 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Geraldine Andreano, 79. She passed away Jan. 30, surrounded by her family, at the Harborage Nursing Home Hosp...