Medical Center To Hold Free Kidney Transplant Patient Symposium

LIVINGSTON – Kidney transplantation is considered the best long-term treatment option for patients with chronic kidney disease who are either on or approaching dialysis. The Renal and Pancreas Transplant Program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center invites those who wish to learn more about transplantation to attend a free patient symposium on Nov. 14.

Pet Adoption Organization Goes Hi-Tech

NEW YORK, N.Y.– It’s the cat’s meow. Literally. For feline lovers of all ages, Bideawee, Inc., the leading pet adoption and animal welfare organization serving Long Island and New York metropolitan area communities, has gone high tech.

Stevens Shuts Out NJCU Men’s Soccer 4-0

HOBOKEN — Stevens Institute of Technology, ranked No. 17 in Division III, scored four goals in the first half and limited New Jersey City University to five shots on goal, as the Ducks defeated NJCU, 4-0, in a non-conference men’s soccer game on Wednesday night at the DeBaun Complex.

Movie Review: “50/50” Odds Are You’ll Laugh

Director Jonathan Levine’s “50/50,” about a 27-year-old man stricken with a rare spinal cancer, hardly seems a likely source for levity. But while brazenly demonstrating the opposite, it is testament to the fantastic mental balancing act we are capable of when the chips are down. It is both frightening and inspiring.