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‘Twin-demic’ avoided after weak flu season Staff at Bayonne Medical Center were relieved when...

Bayonne Medical Center was one of many hospitals across the country braced for a “twin-demic” this winter. Thankfully, the worst was avoided. In an interview with the Bayonne Community News, Chief Hospital Executive Dr. Vijay...

Secaucus resident searching for living kidney donor Nancy Talty has stage 5 kidney failure...

"I need your help," Secaucus resident Bernie Talty wrote in a letter shared by the town. In an interview with the Hudson Reporter, Bernie described his wife Nancy's urgent need for a new kidney. Looking for...

Free rides to get vaccinated Jersey City partners with Uber to provide free rides...

Mayor Steven Fulop is joining forces with Uber on a new agreement that will expand residents’ access to COVID-19 vaccinations with free rides to and from Jersey City vaccination sites. At the start of Phase...

North Bergen to address feral cat colonies But not until the pandemic is under...

A plan to address feral cat colonies has been put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In early March of last year, the North Bergen Health Department announced it was working on a pilot...

Weichert Raises $25,000 for the American Cancer Society Cumulative Donation Exceeds $1.6 Million to...

The Weichert Family of Companies has announced that its employees, associates, friends and sponsors were able to raise a collective donation of $25,000 for the American Cancer Society (ACS) and breast cancer research in...

Police and firefighters to get COVID-19 vaccine Find out what Phase you are in...

Law enforcement and firefighters started receiving the Moderna vaccine on Jan. 8, per orders from Gov. Phil Murphy, according to Mayor James Davis. They are being vaccinated under Phase 1B. According to New Jersey Department...

Hoboken loses two more residents to COVID-19 City continues first vaccination phase

The Hoboken Health Department reported two more deaths due to COVID-19. They were two women in their 80s. "I extend my best wishes and deepest sympathies to their family members and loved ones during this...

A Q&A on Jersey City vaccine distribution JCMC's chief medical officer discusses timing and...

Today, Jersey City Medical Center began distributing the COVID-19 vaccine to its employees. In the coming weeks, the vaccine will be given to first responders and high-risk individuals before it is made available to...

Hoboken increases COVID-19 testing post holiday

Mayor Ravi Bhalla, the City of Hoboken, and the city's medical providers have expanded COVID-19 testing options for Hoboken residents and Hoboken business employees. More than 3,000 testing appointments are available this week through the...

Hunger strike at Hudson County Correctional Center Freeholders walk out of meeting as public...

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees began a hunger strike at the Hudson County Correctional Center amid a growing coronavirus outbreak. According to Abolish ICE NY-NJ Coalition, detainees at the jail in Kearny as well...
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