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Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA

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Fitch Rates Barnabas Health's (NJ) Series 2014A Revs 'A-'; Upgrades Outstanding

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:14:59 -0700

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'A-' rating to the $127.5 million New Jersey Health Care Facilities Financing Authority series 2014A bonds issued on behalf of Barnabas Health. In addition, Fitch upgrades to 'A-' from 'BBB+ the ratings on the following series issued on behalf of Barnabas Health by the New Jersey Health Care Facilities Financing Authority, the New Jersey ...

Elizabeth Ann Featherston Quick

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:06:48 -0700

Elizabeth F. Quick died peacefully on the morning of October 24, 2014. She was 87.

Bear killed Indian-origin hiker in US: Report

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:42:52 -0700

An Indian-origin hiker found dead in September near a circling bear in a wildlife preserve in West Milford, a township in New Jersey state of the US, was actually mauled to death by the bear, an autopsy report has revealed.

Chemtura Announces Commencement of $300 Million Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer For Its Common Stock

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:00:00 -0700

PHILADELPHIA -- Chemtura Corporation (Euronext Paris:CHMT) ("Chemtura") today announced that it is commencing a modified "Dutch auction" tender offer to purchase for cash shares of ...

Learning to Love the Entirely Inadequate but Completely Indispensable Disaster Industry

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:28:25 -0700

Disasters are causing more and more damage, and the federal government is spending more and more money to rebuild afterwards. But before the construction crew can begin repairs, homeowners face months-long delays and poor customer service in the preliminary stages of the application process. Some homeowners even complain that the rebuilding process has become as traumatic as the storm itself ...

Hundreds of Buddhists to Protest the Dalai Lama During His Visit

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:26:33 -0700

Over 400 protesters will converge on New York City during the Dalai Lama’s visit this week to protest his alleged religious discrimination and human rights abuses. The protests are organized by the International Shugden Community (ISC) who staged demonstrations earlier this week during the Dalai Lama’s visit to Birmingham, AL and Princeton, NJ. (PRWeb October 31, 2014) Read the full story at ...

Performance and classical music listings

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:47:15 -0700

Theater Professional/semi-professional Arcadia Award-winning Tom Stoppard play about the flawed interpretations of 2 researchers investigating a particular historical event. Closes 11/9. Lantern Theater at St. Stephen's Theater, 10th & Ludlow Sts.; 215-829-0395. $22-$39; $10-$29 students.

CHS alumni soccer game set for Nov. 8

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:02:13 -0700

The soccer field will be alive with the spirit of Fernando Rossi. The Clifton High School Men's Alumni Soccer Game is back for the fourth edition on Nov. 8 at the high school field on Colfax Avenue, where decades of player plied their trade. The after¬noon's festivities will kick off at 2 p.m.

Finger Snaps: Kanye West Makes Surprise Appearance At N.J. Open Mic Night

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:51:54 -0700

A few up and coming rappers got the surprise of their lives when Kanye West made an appearance at a Jersey City open-mic. According to NJ.com , 'Ye attended the event at The Dopeness, a Mexican restaurant in downtown Jersey City to support 17 year old Jahmila Sandifer, known as Jay Hupe. Sandifer is the daughter of one of Kanye's close friends and refers to Kanye as an uncle. When 'Ye walked in ...

NJ Gov. Chris Christie stumps for Gov. Martinez in Farmington Thursday

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:50:12 -0700

There are only days to go before the general election, and candidates are making a last-minute blitz before the polls open on Tuesday. For Governor Susana Martinez, that means a 17-city bus tour ending in Albuquerque on Election Day.

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