WNY contractor indicted on additional charges
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WEST NEW YORK -- Victor Coca, 48, of West New York indicted last week on an additional charge of paying thousands of dollars in bribes to a fire official in exchange for the elimination of outstand...
Jersey City PATH service disrupted by raccoon
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JERSEY CITY -- In a tweet issued over the weekend, Mayor Steven Fulop said a raccoon was the cause of a disruption to PATH train service on Friday night, as well as the loss of power to more than 1...
Who's running for West New York mayor? Wiley to announce ticket on Tuesday
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WEST NEW YORK – West New York Commissioner Count Wiley will unveil the WNY United slate of candidates for the May 2015 municipal election at a press conference on Dec. 16. The ticket will included ...
Weather to be calm this week, possible wet snow on weekend
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Don't expect any nor'easters or slush storms like last week. According to Accuweather, temperatures will be warmer on Tuesday and Wednesday (in the upper 40s) and then hover in the...
Pedestrian struck in Union City, on a respirator
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UNION CITY – A 38-year-old resident of Union City was struck by a Ford van and critically injured Thursday afternoon at approximately 2 p.m. at the intersection of Bergenline Avenue and 32nd Street...
Port Authority announces bridge closures and holds
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BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has released the week’s schedule for closures and 20-minute traffic holds for the Bayonne Bridge. The closures will be: Monday, Dec. 15 – 9 p.m...
Bayonne school celebrates holidays
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BAYONNE – The holiday season was officially launched for the students and community of Henry Harris School on Friday, Dec. 12 when the lights were switched on for the nearly 60-foot tree in front o...
Fee-for-service thwarts value-based care's intention
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently a Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com * noted: ”Society wants the healthcare system to improve the population's overall health while caring for the sick at a lower ov...
We can do better for the homeless
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Dear Editor: Is there any process by which we can encourage Hoboken-based businesses to hire Hoboken employees? Would it be legal to offer a $50 stipend per resident-employee per year? If not, coul...
ANTENUCCI, VINCENT
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 5 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Vincent Antenucci, 88, a lifelong Jersey City resident, recently of Saddle Brook. He passed away Dec. 3. Vinnie retired from C...