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Re: Jersey City Project Eat -Eat-Drink-Enjoy-Repeat
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It was fun the first year. After that, not so much.

Is it supposed to showcase only Jersey City small businesses? Pig and Prince Restaurant is from Montclair.

Posted on: 6/21 10:35
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Sticker shock at hospital bill? This reform might help | Moran
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Sticker shock at hospital bill? This reform might help | Moran

Updated on June 20, 2017 at 5:23 PM Posted on June 20, 2017 at 5:22 PM

BY TOM MORAN tmoran@starledger.com,
Columnist, The Star-Ledger

Let's be nice, and start by saying that most doctors and hospitals in New Jersey do not enrich themselves by gouging their patients.

But some of them do, and it is an outrage that is driving up health costs in New Jersey by an estimated $1 billion a year. Take no comfort if you are not among those patients getting shocking bills from unscrupulous providers. We all wind up paying for the excess charges, though higher premiums and taxes. In New Jersey, at least, there is no escape.

Now, after years of effort, the Legislature is on the verge of making a fix before the July 1 budget deadline. In the final rush of business in Trenton, this is among the most important items, up there with changes to the school funding formula.

The excess medical bills come from doctors and hospitals that are not in their patient's network of providers. Many of the patients are facing medical emergencies, like a car crash, and have no choice but to seek the nearest treatment. Others pick the right hospital, but are surprised to learn later than the doctors who treated them, often specialists like anesthesiologists, were not in their network.

For slippery doctors and hospitals, operating outside the insurance networks is an invitation to price-gouge, since New Jersey law places no cap on their charges. One hospital charged a pneumonia patient $128,000 for a five-day stay; one charged $49,000 for an overnight in the ER after a broken bone; another charged $59,000 for a two-day stay after kidney stones.

More typical are smaller charges, often from doctors. A pregnant woman who had no idea the anesthesiologist at her regular hospital was not in her insurance network gets zapped for an added few thousand; a quick consult on a broken bone from an ER doctor outside the hospital's network costs a few thousand more.

Those charges add up. And some hospitals, notably the for-profit CarePoint chain in Hudson County, are shamelessly using this method of overbilling as a business model. They often make no deals with any insurer, so all their care is out of network.

"It's not just unfair," says Sen. Joe Vitale, chairman of the health committee. "It's immoral."


This must change. Individual patients are in theory protected from these huge bills, but since insurers must pay them, the costs are spread to all of us in the form of higher premiums. And because state and local governments are among the largest purchasers of insurance, these charges drive up taxes as well.

Gov. Chris Christie has done nothing to fix this, despite pleas from the insurers and patient groups. And reforms proposed in the Legislature have failed, year after year, over objections from doctors and hospitals.

Health care providers say the root problem is that payments from insurers are too low. They note that insurers often provide generous reimbursements to large hospitals, and networks of doctors, but shortchange the smaller operators who lack the same bargaining power.

Now Vitale, along with Assemblyman Craig Coughlin, who is on track to become the next Speaker, has hashed out a system of arbitration that is fair to all sides.

Under their reform, each side would make an offer to the arbitrator, who would be restricted to choose one or the other. That's the style of arbitration used in major league baseball, and the hope is that both sides will have incentive to make a reasonable offer by aiming for a midpoint that might appeal to the arbitrator.

Doctors prefer a different style of arbitration, and some legislators are pressing only for transparency over these charges, in hopes that informed consumers will demand better treatment. That's just not enough.

The reform offered by Vitale and Coughlin follows years of negotiations, and offers the best hope to contain these costs, this year. It's time for the Legislature to stop dawdling and embrace it. It would, without doubt, be a huge improvement over the Wild West system in place today.


http://www.nj.com/opinion/index.ssf/2 ... _this_reform_might_h.html

Posted on: 6/20 20:47
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Kushner family’s real estate dealings land foreign-investor visa back in the spotlight
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Kushner family’s real estate dealings land foreign-investor visa back in the spotlight

June 15, 2017 at 6:25 PM EDT

JUDY WOODRUFF: But first: how a little-known program designed to attract foreign investment is increasingly under the microscope, for economic reasons and political ones. Thousands of investors apply and participate annually, and one real estate business in particular has put it back in the spotlight in recent months: the family of Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law.

Our economics reporter, Paul Solman, has covered the controversies around the program before.

Here’s his latest update. It’s part of our weekly series Making Sense.

PAUL SOLMAN: The soaring real estate market in Jersey City, New Jersey, due south of Wall Street, a city becoming famous for its many murals and its wave of emigres from Manhattan and Brooklyn fleeing sky-high rents.

One neighborhood that’s on the rise, Journal Square, named after the 150-year Journal News.

One of its latter-day reporters, Terrence McDonald.

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http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/kushne ... stor-visa-back-spotlight/

Posted on: 6/18 10:09
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How Jared Kushner and others gerrymander to sell visas to foreigners — at a steep discount
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How Jared Kushner and others gerrymander to sell visas to foreigners — at a steep discount

BY PAUL SOLMAN June 15, 2017 at 4:13 PM EDT

“It stands before you like a beacon. This is Jersey City like you’ve never seen it before. This is Trump Bay Street.”

Well, the view from Trump Bay Street (to correct the building’s website slightly), not the building itself. But proximity to Manhattan is the trump card, if you will, for the residential tower: a model of luxury, and also a model of a loophole U.S. developers use in a controversial citizenship-for-cash program. They use the loophole to obtain foreign financing for projects like this one, developed by Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Let’s let the website continue:

“The amenity spaces feature furnishings by the luxury brand RH. From the pool to the chef’s table to the observation deck on the 52nd floor, all areas have been curated to elevate the residential experience.”

What the 52-story residential tower also features is the secret of how American real estate developers can (and do) get inexpensive financing for luxury projects in prime locations by selling U.S. visas to foreign investors at half price.

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http://www.pbs.org/newshour/making-se ... oreigners-steep-discount/

Posted on: 6/18 10:06
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Harborside Plaza 4A - Car Fire
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There is a car on fire on the fifth level at Harborside Plaza 4A at Columbus and Greene, where TD Ameritrade is.

Posted on: 6/15 7:38
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Re: Journal Squared Project to Begin
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Kushner Cos. withdraws request for tax break for building in New Jersey


http://www.nydailynews.com/news/natio ... -jersey-article-1.3248238

Posted on: 6/14 22:24
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Re: Bicycle Theft Victims Unite
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This morning at JSQ, I saw some cops with some bikes and broken chains. I think they take your bike if you locked it in the wrong place.

Posted on: 6/9 12:16
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Drivers From Elsewhere Are Taking Over Parking Spots In Jersey City Heights, Neighbors Say
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Drivers From Elsewhere Are Taking Over Parking Spots In Jersey City Heights, Neighbors Say

June 7, 2017 6:59 PM

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Spillover parking into a neighborhood in Jersey City is frustrating people who live and work there, and adding to congestion in one of the most densely-populated areas in the Tri-State.

As CBS2’s Meg Baker reported, the parking situation in Jersey City Heights from Route 139 to Patterson Plank Road is so bad that some residents are even moving out of the area.

“I get tickets quite often because it’s not that easy, as you see, to find parking,” said business owner Gloria Salazar.

Councilman Michael Yun (Ward D) says many drivers from out of town park in the heights because a parking permit is not needed.

They park on our street and they get in the bus, they go to New York City, so they hold our parking spaces eight to nine hours per day,” Yun said.

The Jersey City Heights neighborhood is on the boundary of Union City, Hoboken, and North Bergen.

“And those towns have their own parking restrictions which ultimately affect living here,” said David Diaz, district manager for the Central Avenue Special Improvements District.

Workers in the area said most days, they can only find a spot with a time limit, and if they are too busy to move their car, that means they are getting a ticket.

“We estimate that there’s about 300 people that come to work on a daily basis to the shopping district, between the police, the teachers in the area, and the merchants and the employees. We’re trying to get those folks that are parking for eight or more hours a day into an area that’ll create some turnover in the on-street parking,” Diaz said.

To combat the issue, the Jersey City Council just passed a permit parking ordinance. It will cost residents $15 a year.

As for workers, a parking deck is planned for Central Avenue to free up spaces for shoppers. There is no estimated timetable for the groundbreaking.

The new parking ordinance will start in 2018, once signs in the area are updated.

Video:
http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2017/06/0 ... sey-city-heights-parking/

Posted on: 6/7 22:17
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Re: 2017 Primaries.
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Lena Dunham Endorses NJ Gubernatorial Candidate Jim Johnson in Pink Pajamas -- From Bed

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/ ... as-youtube-425731343.html

Posted on: 6/5 18:33
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Kushners Hunting Hard for a Loan to Pay Back Chinese Investors
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Kushners Hunting Hard for a Loan to Pay Back Chinese Investors

by Sarah Mulholland and Caleb Melby
June 5, 2017, 5:00 AM EDT

The Kushner family real estate company is seeking a $250 million loan to pay back Chinese investors in a New Jersey luxury tower but finding some major U.S. banks wary of the controversies around its White House links and the visa program used to attract the investors.

Kushner Cos. is sending out feelers for the loan against its 50-story Trump Bay Street in Jersey City. It would keep $50 million and use the rest to repay the investors and pay off a mortgage on the building, according to a person familiar with the negotiations who asked not to be identified because the talks are private.

The company, which belongs to the family of Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, funded about a quarter of the $194-million development through the EB-5 visa program that grants wealthy foreigners green cards in exchange for investing in U.S. projects.

Some large U.S. banks are shying away from the transaction because of the property’s connection to Kushner and the visa program, the person said. Unregulated lenders and non-U.S. banks will probably step into the breach. A Kushner Cos. spokesman declined to comment.

The EB-5 program requires a foreigner to invest at least $500,000 in a project that helps an area with high unemployment or in need of development in exchange for a permanent resident visa. Lawmakers in Washington have been pushing for EB-5 changes for several years, calling for stricter oversight to guard against fraud and provide better access to economically strapped regions. Senator Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, has introduced bipartisan legislation to end the program. Last month, Trump renewed the program through September.

Congressional Concern

The Kushners’ reliance on EB-5 has come under criticism. Last week, three Democratic congressmen sent a letter to Kushner Cos. asking for information about how it has used EB-5. The letter raised concerns that the company’s participation in the program, including recent investor pitches in China, could pose conflicts for Jared Kushner’s policy-making role in the White House. Last month, Kushner Cos. was forced to pull out of an EB-5 presentation following criticism that Kushner’s sister invoked the company’s links to Trump as a selling point for investors in their deals.

The U.S. lender skepticism follows a rough period of deal making for Kushner Cos. Over the past five months, the real estate company has seen talks for three major projects quashed, including negotiations with China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co. to refinance the family’s marquee Manhattan office tower.

The spotlight grew brighter last week after reports that Jared Kushner was under scrutiny in an FBI investigation into possible links between Russia and Trump’s campaign during the 2016 presidential election.

Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump, has divested ownership in many projects to close relatives and has vowed to avoid policy discussions on renewing the controversial visa program.

https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/art ... ay-back-chinese-investors


Posted on: 6/5 18:30
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Re: Kushner deal shines spotlight on Jersey City's struggling inner city
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Legal, but unethical: Jared Kushner's Jersey City gambit | Editorial

Updated on June 3, 2017 at 6:34 AM Posted on June 3, 2017 at 6:30 AM

BY STAR-LEDGER EDITORIAL BOARD eletters@starledger.com

Anyone who's ever driven through Jersey City will recognize the indecent absurdity of what Jared Kushner did to save millions on his luxury tower.

Or just read the reactions of people in its poorest neighborhoods, in the Washington Post or Jersey Journal: "It's like we're being used," one said.

These are the folks who are supposed to benefit from a federal program designed to boost development in blighted and rural areas, where jobs are scarce. Its purpose is to lure investors to needy neighborhoods where they wouldn't otherwise have built.

Not to give a multi-million-dollar discount to the presidential son-in-law's waterfront high-rise, in a booming downtown area, where monthly rent for a two-bedroom is as much as $5,300, and unemployment virtually nonexistent.

This new tower, 65 Bay Street, is located one of the New York area's hottest housing markets. Yet with a wink from state officials, Kushner and his partners availed themselves of the huge discounts provided by this federal program, by tinkering with city maps to qualify.

Like a politician gerrymandering his own district, they included far-flung, destitute areas like Greenville as supposed beneficiaries of this posh new apartment complex. And Bergen-Lafayette, where nearly 1 in 5 are jobless.

Is Kushner the first investor to do this? Of course not. But it's evidence that Trump's son-in-law and advisor is willing to exploit a loophole in a federal program to financially benefit himself - just as he's been exploiting loopholes in ethics laws to profit from his role in Trump's presidency.

Like Trump himself, Kushner has refused to divest in his family business. He's retained most of his holdings, "selling" some interests to his brother and a trust controlled by his mother, from whom he could simply get them back later.

That's a shell game, not a true blind trust, in which an independent party sells the assets and he can never retrieve them. So Kushner's still financially benefitting from his proximity to the presidency - and from Trump's policies, like his recent renewal of this EB-5 program, the benefit Kushner used in Jersey City.

It allows a wealthy foreigner who invests at least $500,000 in a project in a struggling, jobless area to get a fast-track residence visa. The developers also benefit, because the terms of the investment are better than what they'd get from a bank loan, saving them potential millions.

Kushner's now trying to pull the same thing for a pair of luxury towers in another rapidly-developing area of Jersey City, called Journal Square. To say this creates construction jobs misses the point: These fancy towers would have been built and the jobs created anyway, without any help from the EB-5 program.

Investments like Kushner's are why more deserving projects that do far more to create jobs in poor or rural areas don't get this benefit. And isn't that the America Trump's presidency was supposed to make great?

Trump called struggling Atlantic City his "cash cow," and considered his bankruptcies there a sign of success - because he came out richer. For Kushner, apparently, it's grabbing loans meant for the poorest areas in Jersey City.

http://www.nj.com/opinion/index.ssf/2 ... ners_jersey_city_sch.html

Posted on: 6/5 1:03
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Re: 2017 Primaries.
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Yes, they were mailed to me. But why 4 in one day? I don't find these flyers well-designed. They don't entice me to read them.

Posted on: 6/3 10:16
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Re: 2017 Primaries.
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Yesterday, I received 4 flyers for Nicholas Chiaravalloti in my mailbox. That is beside ones that I have already received on other days. They know how to waste money.

Posted on: 6/3 8:23
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Re: PATH JSQ ~ The New Place to Buy Smack
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Re: What do the Kushners own in Jersey City?
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HOW JARED KUSHNER BUILT A LUXURY SKYSCRAPER USING LOANS MEANT FOR A JOB-STARVED AREAS

By Shawn Boburg May 31 at 6:19 PM

JERSEY CITY — Jared Kushner and his real estate partners wanted to take advantage of a federal program in 2015 that would save them millions of dollars as they built an opulent, 50-story residential tower in this city’s booming waterfront district, just across the Hudson River from Lower Manhattan.

There was just one problem: The program was designed to benefit projects in poor, job-starved areas.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/investi ... 9-bac8b446820a_story.html

Posted on: 6/1 22:36
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Re: Kushner deal shines spotlight on Jersey City's struggling inner city
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Jersey City mostly mum on latest chapter in Kushner saga

Updated on June 1, 2017 at 6:33 PM Posted on June 1, 2017 at 6:06 PM

BY TERRENCE T. MCDONALD tmcdonald@jjournal.com
The Jersey Journal

JERSEY CITY -- City Hall was mostly silent today about the news that high unemployment in the city's south side was used to help Jared Kushner and the developers of Trump Bay Street win critical financing for the luxury high-rise.

City spokeswoman Jennifer Morrill said the city was not involved in the bit of so-called "gerrymandering" that allowed Kushner to cite the jobless rate in the city's impoverished areas to obtain federal approval for the 50-story tower.

Morrill did not respond when asked if the administration had any comment on the practice. Council President Rolando Lavarro said he wasn't aware of the details of the story.

"This is the first I've heard," Lavarro said. "I would have to do a little independent research on that."

Lavarro is also chair of the Jersey City Redevelopment Agency, which in April 2013 designated an LLC controlled in part by Kushner as the developer of Trump Bay Street, located at 65 Bay St. near the waterfront.

more:
http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/20 ... pter_in_kushner_saga.html

Posted on: 6/1 20:02
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Re: 2017 Primaries.
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The sample ballots are here. New website.

http://www.hudsoncountyclerk.org/sample-ballots/

Posted on: 6/1 17:49
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Re: Trump Our New President
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Carrier Plant Trump ‘Rescued’ Will Lay Off Hundreds by Christmas
http://www.snopes.com/2017/05/24/carr ... trump-lay-offs-christmas/


Ford Deepens Motown's Slowdown, Contradicting Trump's Growth Claims
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/article ... touting-automotive-growth

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Re: Zillow 07307 market report
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Do Zillow ‘Zestimates’ mislead home buyers? Lawsuit claims yes

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/do-z ... uit-claims-yes-2017-05-22

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Kushner deal shines spotlight on Jersey City's struggling inner city
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Kushner deal shines spotlight on Jersey City's struggling inner city

Updated on May 31, 2017 at 10:06 PM Posted on May 31, 2017 at 7:37 PM

BY TERRENCE T. MCDONALD tmcdonald@jjournal.com
The Jersey Journal

JERSEY CITY -- Oak Street is less than a three-mile drive from the Trump Bay Street luxury high-rise but it feels like another world entirely.

Daytime shootings are not uncommon here. Bags of garbage sit beside overflowing sidewalk trashcans. The street signs at Oak and Martin Luther King Drive is so faded you can't read the letters. Residents say the signs have been that way for two years.

But this neighborhood and similarly economically struggling areas nearby have an improbable link to Trump Bay Street, a 50-story high-rise developed in part by Kushner Companies, run by the family of presidential son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner. Documents show state officials allowed developers to cite the high unemployment in the city's southern areas like Oak Street to obtain foreign investment through a program intended to help rural areas and places with high unemployment.

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http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/20 ... on_jersey_citys_stru.html

Posted on: 5/31 22:22
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Re: Trump Our New President
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Jared Kushner Once Allegedly Admitted That Donald Trump Lies to His Base Because He Thinks They’re Stupid

http://www.gq.com/story/jared-kushner-trump-base-ny-observer

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Re: What do the Kushners own in Jersey City?
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Touting Ties to Trump Is the Only Thing That Unites the Feuding Kushners

David Kocieniewski, Wenxin Fan and David M. Levitt
May 31, 2017, 4:00 AM EDT

“Work hand-in-hand with Trump son-in-law Kushner,” said the pitch, which hasn’t previously been reported. It told the investors that by putting $500,000 in the planned apartment tower at 235 Grand Street, they could qualify for a U.S. resident visa through a program known as EB-5, aimed at attracting foreign funds to help develop neglected areas and promote jobs.


Read more here:
https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/art ... se-white-house-trump-link


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Re: PATH (pathetic attempt at transporting humans)
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Oculus is still leaking despite Port Authority saying it isn’t

By Danielle Furfaro and Stephanie Pagones
May 29, 2017 | 4:43pm

The Oculus is still leaking.

The rain this past week caused puddles and slick floors near the balconies and elevators on both sides of Ground Zero’s $4 billion transit hub, and, at this point, the problem is considered chronic.

“There are leaks on this side and that side, those two balconies, by the elevators, and then the back also. It’s a mess,” said one maintenance worker. “We soak it up and drain it. It’s a lot of work. It’s nonstop.”

Earlier this month, Port Authority officials put the blame for the leak on a nearby construction project and promised to fix it. On Friday, the agency issued an astonishing statement denying that the Oculus is still leaking.

“There were no leaks in the Oculus this week,” spokesman Steve Coleman said, even though a Post reporter saw the leaks firsthand. The water often leaves the marble floor feeling more like an impromptu ice skating rink, making it dangerous for visitors.

“People do have accidents. Like the last rainy day, somebody almost broke their neck here on the marble,” said the maintenance worker. The woman was walking down the stairs when she slid on a puddle, he said. “They slipped and they really hurt themselves because, you know, these are marble floors.”

Workers at the site say the construction of the ambitious building was a rush job that left many loose ends. Even thought the Oculus opened in August, construction workers are still putting the finishing touches on it because there was so much left undone, they said.

“Everything is not done so you’ve have to come back and do it,” said construction worker Shawn Cumberbatch, 41, who was caulking a seam in the main room that had been left unsealed for months. “They just wasted a lot of cash over here. This should have been done. If they just took their time and got it right the first time, we wouldn’t have this problem.”

The Santiago Calatrava-designed PATH terminal, which also houses several luxury retailers, opened in March 2016 — seven years behind schedule and $2 billion over budget. The mall portion of the building opened in August.

Not only is the building still suffering from leaks and holes, but the design of the building makes the interior weather very uncomfortable, say retail workers who have to spend all day on the floor.

“They didn’t put much thought into the construction itself. It’s half-assed,” said Stephany Rivera, 23, an assistant manager at children’s clothing and toy store Kingkow. “It’s frustrating. It’s heat. You feel heat in here, you feel nothing out there. You expected this place to be cool with so many vents like that, but nothing. There’s just no wind. You just feet hot.”

Even the new escalators are also already perpetually breaking, say workers.

“The escalators constantly mess up,” said the maintenance man. “Sometimes they just get stuck.”

http://nypost.com/2017/05/29/oculus-i ... authority-saying-it-isnt/

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Re: Journal Squared Project to Begin
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U.S. Senator calls for probe into promotion of Kushner Cos deal

Mon May 29, 2017 | 3:07am EDT

By Alexandra Harney | SHANGHAI

The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee has called for an investigation into "potentially fraudulent statements and misrepresentations" made by companies promoting investment in a property development involving the family company of White House advisor Jared Kushner.

Citing a May 12 report by Reuters, Chuck Grassley, a Republican senator from Iowa, requested a review of claims made by Chinese migration agency Qiaowai and the U.S. Immigration Fund (USIF) in the marketing of the One Journal Square project in Jersey City, New Jersey to potential investors in China.
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http://www.reuters.com/article/us-chi ... ner-qiaowai-idUSKBN18P0J9

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Re: Kites, parachutes, Coast Guard demos: Liberty State Park is place to be
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US Navy SEAL dies in parachuting accident during Fleet Week event in Jersey City

POSTED 3:44 PM, MAY 28, 2017, BY ASHLEY SOLEY-CERRO, UPDATED AT 04:29PM, MAY 28, 2017

JERSEY CITY, N.J. —A US Navy SEAL died in a parachuting incident Sunday after his parachute failed to open, causing him to fall into the Hudson River, officials said.

Multiple agencies responded to the incident at a Fleet Week event in Jersey City. The man’s parachute failed to open properly, he fell into the Hudson River and later died at the Jersey City Medical Center.

Palisades Interstate Parkway police are assisting New Jersey State police in a “parachute incident” at Liberty State Park, local police tweeted around 1 p.m.

The U.S. Coast Guard also confirms they have taken part in a rescue operation in the vicinity of the Hudson River.

The incident involved U.S. Navy personnel and occurred at a Fleet Week event, military sources say.

The Navy is aware of the incident, a spokesman said.

An image of the scene shared on social media shows a parachute in a parking lot. The photographer says several emergency vehicles responded.

The chute landed in the parking lot when a parachutist realized it would not open, and detached it so he would land in the Hudson River, NJ.com reports.

The parachutist, who was participating in a Fleet Week show, was recovered from the river and is in unknown condition, NJ.com reports.

http://pix11.com/2017/05/28/agencies- ... t-in-jersey-city-sources/


http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/ ... leet-Week--424960734.html

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Re: 2017 Primaries.
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Biden vouches for front-runner Murphy as primary day draws near

http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/ ... campaigns_for_murphy.html


Posted on: 5/28 16:28
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Most Chipotle restaurants hacked with credit card stealing malware
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Most Chipotle restaurants hacked with credit card stealing malware

May 28, 2017: 12:07 PM ET

A cybersecurity attack that hit most Chipotle restaurants allowed hackers to steal credit card information from customers, the burrito chain confirmed.

http://money.cnn.com/2017/05/28/techn ... edit-card-hack/index.html

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RESTAURANTS AND TIMEFRAMES THAT RELATE TO THIS NOTIFICATION

SELECT THE STATE YOUR PAYMENT CARD WAS USED: NJ
SELECT THE CITY YOUR PAYMENT CARD WAS USED:Jersey City

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525 Washington Blvd Suite G 07310 3/27/2017–4/18/2017


https://www.chipotle.com/security#security




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Re: Kites, parachutes, Coast Guard demos: Liberty State Park is place to be
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Parachute fails to open during Fleet Week show off Jersey City


Updated on May 28, 2017 at 3:37 PM Posted on May 28, 2017 at 1:04 PM

BY MARGARET SCHMIDT mschmidt@jjournal.com
The Jersey Journal
A parachutist has been taken to the Jersey City Medical Center after his chute failed to open and he plunged into the Hudson River during a Fleet Week show on the Jersey City waterfront, according to a witness at the scene.

Freelance photographer Joe Shine said the parachutist apparently realized he was in trouble and detached the chute so he would land in the Hudson River.

The parachute landed in the parking lot for 30 Hudson St., which is across the street from the Liberty Towers, 35 Morris St., and is being photographed by Jersey City police officers, Shine said.

http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/20 ... _fleet_week_show_off.html


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At least 1 parachutist seriously hurt in accident at Fleet Week event in Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey (WABC) -- At least one parachutist was seriously injured Sunday in an accident at a Fleet Week event in Jersey City.

The Coast Guard confirms that at 12:18 p.m., they responded to a person in the water off Liberty State Park.

The person was removed from the water with a rescue boat and taken to Jersey City Medical Center.

There is no further information on their condition.

Video showed a piece of the parachute coming down after the parachutist separated from his chute and landed in the water.

http://abc7ny.com/news/at-least-1-par ... leet-week-event-/2047521/


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Good luck! What kind of visa did you get? How long can you live there?

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Jared Kushner’s life as a predatory capitalist

By Jamelle Bouie

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