$60K Grant to Help Reduce Crashes in Hudson County

March 22, 2023

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County officials have announced the receipt of a $60,000 grant from the Federal Highway Grant for Pedestrian Safety program. The funding will be used to provide an analysis of crashes, identifying four key contributing circumstances that warrant intervention: impaired driving, seat belt use, driver distraction, drugs and speeding.

Grant funding will be utilized ...

Hudson County Receives $1.44 Million for Senior Citizen Health Services

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County officials have announced the receipt of $1.44 million in grant funds to provide various programs and services to seniors in Hudson County.

The award from the New Jersey Division of Aging Services Fund will help to provide services that include medical care, essential support services and social services programs for senior citizens in Hudson ...

Hudson County Offering COVID Vaccines for Homebound Residents

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - The Hudson County Regional Health Commission is offering free in-home COVID-19 vaccinations to those who qualify.

Homebound residents in need of a COVID-19 vaccination should call the HCRHC hotline and leave a meeage with their name, telephone number of town of residence at 201-388-1097 or email them by clicking here.

How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

Overnight Breakfasts for an Easier Morning

We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Yet, most of us are too rushed in the mornings to cook breakfast - or make what we really want. With these overnight breakfast ideas, you can have a filling and tasty meals ready to go!

Overnight and Slow Cooker Oats

Overnight oats are usually made in mason jars and don’t require any cooking! They sit overnight in a liquid ...

Promoting the Extraordinary STEM Initiative with Union College and Congressman Pascrell

RUTHERFORD, NJ - On Tuesday, March 21, Felician University proudly hosted the Fostering Inclusive Excellence for STEM Achievement (FIESTA) agreement signing and ribbon cutting for the newly renovated STEM Center and science labs in Kirby Hall on the Lodi campus.

The U.S. Department of Education awarded Felician University a $4.46 million FIESTA Grant in September 2021 that fosters student ...

New Independent Chapter of National Nursing Honors Society Added

RUTHERFORD, NJ - Felician University is proud to announce Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honors Society has approved the charter for Alpha Beta Chi, an independent chapter of this prestigious organization on campus. 

This new nursing honor society chapter gives Felician University School of Nursing students greater opportunity for global education, professional networking, and ...

Sen. Ron Rice, Newark public servant and leading Black statewide voice, dies 

March 17, 2023

NEWARK, NJ - Former state Sen. Ron L. Rice, a leading voice in the Black community and a force in Newark and state politics, has died. He was 77 years old. 

"The things that politics lacks right now nationally and in New Jersey is a standard. There's not many of us that could meet his standard, and that's what made him special," said his son, former Newark West Ward ...

Gov. Phil Murphy Proposes Record $53.1 Billion Budget for Fiscal Year 2024

February 28, 2023

TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy says his $53.1 billion proposed budget is all about the future of New Jersey and its residents.

"It is a budget designed with a singular purpose, to continue building the Next New Jersey," Murphy said Tuesday in Trenton.

Murphy says the budget offers real solutions for New Jerseyans who have been struggling for the past few ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, March 30
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Berkeley College, Woodland Park

Interior Design Insights: An Evening ...


Thu, April 06
09:00 AM — 12:00 PM

St. Peter's University , Jersey City

NJRC Annual Reentry Conference

Jersey City Medical Center Leads the Way in Specialized Care and Treatment for HIV, AIDS Patients

March 23, 2023

JERSEY CITY, NJ —Jersey City Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, continues to lead the way in diagnosing and treating HIV and AIDS in Hudson County.

The Center for Comprehensive Care (CCC), located at JCMC-Greenville on 1825 John F. Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City, offers HIV counseling and testing, PrEP counseling and treatment, Hepatitis C treatment, mental health, and ...

Hoboken-Based FieldsGrade Teams With The Slokker Group for Latest New Jersey Luxury Rental

Hoboken-based FieldsGrade has teamed with development partner The Slokker Group to officially launch leasing for the second upscale rental building at The Mint, delivering 109 new luxury apartments and thoughtful amenities to Downtown Rahway’s burgeoning arts, dining, shopping and nightlife scene.

The new six-story building features a collection of studios, one- and two-bedroom homes ...