Gearing up for new elections
Jan 25, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Candidates are popping up for the May municipal elections in West New York and possibly in North Bergen, promising a fun-filled silly season. With the shift of municipal elections from May to Novem...
Praise for the ABLE Act
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
‘What is your right to vote worth?’
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Secaucus Board of Education is considering moving the board elections from April to November. By moving the election to November, the board avoids a vote on the school budget as lo...
Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health, cuts the ribbon of the new Barnabas Health at Hoboken
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Joseph F. Scott, FACHE – President and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health, cuts the ribbon of the new Barnabas Health at Hoboken (59 Washington Blvd), a multi-physician practice du...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: How can you tell if someone is showings signs of an abusive nature? It seems every relationship I have been in turns out to be abusive. I was lucky to get out of my first marriag...
Weather forecast proves accurate: Snow, then rain; "A bit" of snow predicted for Monday, then cold
Jan 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The first significant snow of 2015 settled over Hudson County, New Jersey in the wee hours of Saturday morning, Jan. 24. However, then the rain washed it out of the streets by morn...
Battle on Boulevard East over 13 story proposed hi-rise
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – Opponents of a controversial 13-story building proposed for Boulevard East finally got their say in a stormy public session before the West New York Zoning Board of Adjustment on Ja...
Port Authority prepares for nor’easter
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
THE REGION – A northeast winter storm bringing snow, ice and rain is expected to hit the New York-New Jersey region beginning early Saturday morning. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey w...
Bayonne police officer arrested on alleged civil rights violation
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – City officials and a Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman confirmed that a Bayonne police officer was arrested in the morning on Friday, Jan. 23 in connection with an alleged civil...
Former NJCU theater manager sentenced to three years in prison
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Kathleen Peet, 37, of Rochelle Park (formerly Kathleen Sarmiento), the former production manager for the Music, Dance and Theater Department at New Jersey City University, was sentenc...