Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
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Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
Affordable health coverage in Hudson County – time is running out
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Dear Editor: What’s in your wallet that you value most? A health insurance card, along with the security and peace of mind that quality, affordable coverage brings with it, should be near the top o...
Stack puts rumors and gossip to rest
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Dear Editor: I write this letter to clarify and put to rest any rumors or gossip concerning my relationship with North Bergen Mayor/State Senator Nick Sacco. I can tell you, both Mayor Sacco and I ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: Recently I have been feeling like I am stuck in a lifestyle that no longer feels like me. I worked very hard to get where I am, but now it isn’t what I want. I have a successful ...
Jersey City mortgage broken pleads guilty to stealing $1.2 million
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TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that a mortgage broker who owned a property management company in Jersey City pleaded guilty today to laundering the proceeds of a crimin...
Jersey City pediatrician pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud
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JERSEY CITY -- Badawy M. Badawy, 52, of Bayonne, who practices in Jersey City, pleaded guilty to one count of health care fraud before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton federal court ...
Road closure postponed on Rt 3 East Bridge
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SECAUCUS – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced the cancellation of the emergency bridge repair work scheduled for this weekend to the Route 3 bridge in East Ru...
Bayonne opening warming center during expected cold weekend
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BAYONNE – The city has announced that it will open its warming center for the upcoming weekend, during which temperatures have been forecast to drop as low 0 degrees with a -20-degree or lower wind...
Education Commissioner to visit Bayonne about ‘missing’ money
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BAYONNE – New Jersey Department of Education Commissioner David Hespe will visit Bayonne to meet with city and Bayonne Board of Education officials on Monday, March 16 to discuss the ongoing issue ...
Electronic Monitoring Increases Healthcare Worker Hand Hygiene Rates *
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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“The New Jersey Hospital Association reported: “Hand hygiene rates were found to be three times higher when auditors were visible to healthcare workers than when there were no auditors present, acc...