JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Jersey City Heights will get 24-hour bus service Mayor Steven M. Fulop and NJ Transit officials announced last week expanded and improved service for the No. 119 bus that provides transportation fr...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Jitney driver found not guilty in crash that killed infant After a jitney accident caused the death of a baby girl from North Bergen in 2013, the driver of the vehicle has been found not guilty. On...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
Accomplishments
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Dear Editor: With another school year ending, I wanted to take a moment to thank all of the individuals who make our public school communities great places for our children to learn and excel acade...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Alleged marijuana growing operation dismantled last weekend Secaucus police dismantled an alleged marijuana growing operation and seized weapons last weekend. Police conducted a search in Harmon Co...
Those who would be mayor?
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The signs started cropping up around Jersey City more than a month ago: “Look for Boggiano in 2017.” Ward C Councilman Richard Boggiano reportedly will be running for mayor in 2017, part of a full ...
Random acts of violence
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Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Orlando, Florida at a gay nightclub. This most recent act is considered to be one of the worst shootings in American histor...
Time to stop unfair out of network medical bills
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Dear Editor: The Out of Network Transparency Act, which will be up for a vote in the New Jersey Legislature soon, would help protect us from surprise medical bills. It would crack down on unfair me...
Scott to chair policy committee
President and CEO of JCMC selected to panel for America’s Essential Hospitals
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Joseph F. Scott, who serves as the president and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, has been asked to chair the national policy committee of America’s Essential Hosp...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I have a neighbor who talks about me to the other people...