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The new normal

As Hudson County residents become enmeshed in the global pandemic, a barrage of updates on the Coronavirus crisis stream in by the hour. Like a scene from the medical disaster film "Outbreak," residents are self-isolating....


Jersey City Medical Center needs supplies Sharon Ambis, Senior Director, Marketing and Public Relations, Jersey City Medical Center-RWJBarnabas Health has called on the public with the news that JCMC is in need of supplies. JCMC and...

Hudson Regional Hospital offers drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Secaucus

Hudson Regional Hospital staff is providing quick and easy drive-thru COVID-19 testing by appointment at 55 Meadowlands Parkway in Secaucus. The process appears to be quicker and more efficient than other methods, also preventing contact...

Union City man at large after alleged drone drug drops

Two Hudson County men were charged with conspiring to use drones to smuggle contraband, including marijuana, steroids, syringes, cell phones and cell phone equipment, into the federal correctional facility at Fort Dix, U.S. Attorney...

S.W.A.T. negotiators reach peaceful conclusion in Union City

After telephone negotiations with the Hudson County Regional S.W.A.T. Team, a police standoff with a Union City man came to a peaceful conclusion, according to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez. The Hudson County Regional S.W.A.T....

Second person dies in NJ during COVID-19 pandemic

According to Governor Phil Murphy a second person has died in New Jersey due to COVID-19. "Sad to announce our second death of an individual with #COVID19 - a female in her 50s who...


CarePoint Health hospitals update visitor policies  CarePoint Health, which operates Hoboken University Medical Center, Christ Hospital, and Bayonne Medical Center updated its visitation restrictions. All three hospitals do not allow visitors, including to the Transitional Care...

Catholic mass to be livestreamed by Archdiocese

In response to COVID-19, Archbishop of Newark Cardinal Joseph Tobin announced that he has released the faithful of the Archdiocese from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass until further notice. He also suspended the public...

Remote learning in effect

Schools across Hudson County are closing out of precaution for COVID-19, or novel coronavirus, which has become a pandemic. Most have begun remote instruction, and some colleges and universities are sending students home. North Hudson...

Punishing price gougers

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, some businesses are putting profits over public health by increasing the prices of household products like Purell hand sanitizer and Clorox wipes. On March 12 in Jersey City,...
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