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Jersey City celebrates National Farmers’ Market Week

Jersey City will participate in National Farmers' Market Week from Sunday, Aug. 4 through Saturday, Aug. 10 to highlight the importance farmers' markets play in the nation's food system. Jersey City will join markets across...

Hoboken City Council to consider Monarch settlement and eminent domain for Union Dry Dock

Mayor Ravi Bhalla has announced that he is placing two waterfront initiatives on the Aug. 7 City Council meeting agenda for council approval. The first item is a resolution authorizing a proposed settlement of the...

NY Waterway lawsuit against Hoboken dismissed

Hudson County Superior Court dismissed a lawsuit filed by New York Waterway against the City of Hoboken on July 29. NY Waterway filed the suit on Friday, June, 7 in Hudson County Superior Court requesting...

Workplace shooting allegedly threatened in Hoboken

According to a press release from the Hoboken Police Department, an Academy Bus employee was arrested after he allegedly threatened a workplace shooting, supposedly because he did not receive a pay raise. According to the...

Jersey City man sentenced to 15 years in state prison

A Jersey City man was sentenced to 15 years in state prison without the possibility of parole for sexually assaulting a young girl and distributing child pornography using an online file-sharing network. According to an...

Safety improvements to be implemented at Hoboken intersections

Four to six weeks of construction will begin Monday, July 29, on safety improvements to two Hoboken intersections. Construction will start at the intersection of Hudson Street and Hudson Place followed by the intersection of...

Violence ticks up in Jersey City

Although city officials have touted a decline in shootings and other violent crime for the first part of 2019, a sharp increase since mid-June has many in the community concerned. Religious leaders, civic leaders, and...

Between The Lines

One less issue to argue about The land deal that will allow the city of Hoboken to finally settle its conflict on what is called the Monarch Project gives candidates for council one less thing...

Dog rescued in excessive heat

On Wednesday, July 24, members of the Jersey City Mayor’s Quality of Life Taskforce responded to 16 Fulton Avenue after numerous complaints of a dog being left on the porch of a vacant home...

Two men arrested in alleged hit and run in Jersey City

Two men allegedly connected to a hit and run on July 22 near West Side and Fairview avenues were arrested by Jersey City police. Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said that on Monday, July 22,...
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