Opossums stop traffic
On April 15, Port Authority police rescued two opossums on the Bayonne Bridge. They were released in a wooded area in New York.
Earth Day cleanup
It will be on April 24, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The city is shifting back to its in-person format, and organizations and individuals may register as teams.
Residents can call potholes in to the DPW at 201-858-6070 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get tested for COVID-19
There is a drive-up and walk-up site in the parking lot behind Don Ahern Veterans Stadium near the foot of West 25th Street, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, testing is from 1 to 7 p.m.; on Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. No appointments needed. For more information, go to immcare.com.
Residents with an appointment from their physicians can be tested at BMC.
The RiteAid at 54th Street and Broadway offers free drive-thru testing for residents over 18. Visit riteaid.com. No prescription required.
CityMD at 904 Bayonne Crossing Way offers tests for walk-ins only; call 551-497-5675.
Residents can get tested at Broadway Care Pharmacy at 516 Broadway (201-437-5100), and Total Care Pharmacy at 596 Broadway (201-535-5080).
Testing is available from Dr. Ahab Gabriel at 449 Ave. C, (201-374-1103 and Hudson DNA and Testing at 150 Pulaski St. (201 994-6594).
Call 551-214-3500 for an appointment at RWJBarnabas Health at 519 Broadway.
To test at BHMG United Medical at 988 Broadway, call 201-339-6111 or visit unitedmed.com.
CityMD and BMC are conducting antibody testing. Call 2-1-1 for a list of state sites.