Who will respond?
City ambulance contract up for bid
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Next year, who will respond to treat victims of the car accident involving your friend or the fire at your neighbor’s house? Those questions are up in the air until later this year as the city mull...
Seeking suggestions
City’s Catholic churches seek parishioners’ input on consolidations
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The city’s Roman Catholic churches will soon undergo a major transition in order to better serve their followers, utilize facilities, and manage debt, Rev. Peter Wehrle said late last week during a...
Development still a lightning rod
City trying to move projects ahead on Broadway, at former base
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Development in the city is still a hot topic, whether it be a proclamation by the mayor that it’s the key to the city’s future at a morning meeting of business owners or a topic of debate at the sa...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Farmers’ market extends season four more weeks The Bayonne Farmers’ Market, located on Del Monte Drive between 23rd and 24th streets each Tuesday from 2 to 7 p.m., has extended its season, which wa...
Report: 7M people can get ObamaCare early
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently The Hill http://thehill.com/ * reported: “Almost 7 million people can sign up for health plans under ObamaCare even before the new enrollment period begins in November, according to an adv...
Dozens of Hoboken residents wait overnight in the rain for Section 8 housing
Oct 21, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Did you think only rich people were left in Hoboken? You thought wrong. Dozens of people - some with umbrellas - camped out on Tuesday evening to secure a good spot on line for a Section...
Hoboken Police Department Offers Free Child Car Seat Inspections Oct. 22
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
On Wednesday October 22, 2014 from 11:00am to 1:00 pm, the Hoboken Police Department is inviting members of the public to have their child car seats checked. Inspections will be conducted by certif...
Ebola: Local medical professional releases paper on what to do
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Jonathan Metsch, a Hoboken resident who was the president and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center from 1989-2006, and an adjunct professor at Rutgers, delivered a lecture Monday on what the state...
Federal Health-Exchange Plans to Automatically Renew
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “The Obama administration plans to automatically renew for next year the health plans and premium subsidies that consumers obtaine...
UPDATED: Lots of rain and wind on tap for Wednesday in Northeast -- possible nor'easter
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- As we approach the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, forecasters don't see another hurricane in the near future -- but they do see some nasty rain and wind from Wednesday into...