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Residents arrested in Jersey City homicide Three Jersey City residents--Heavenley Cherry, 19; Jahquell Carter, 24; and Izmae Tinker-Trent, 19--have been charged in connection with the July 6 fatal shooting of 17-year-old Jersey City resident...

Immaculate Conception Church is Hosting an Urgent Community Blood Drive on Tuesday

New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS) is issuing an urgent call for healthy blood donors to donate blood at Immaculate Conception Church. The blood drive will be held on Tuesday, August 4 between 1 p.m.-7 p.m. Immaculate...

Jersey City Comedy Festival Brings Laughs Online

Art House Productions has announced the Virtual Jersey City Comedy Festival (JCCF) which will take place next month, August 12th-15th. JCCF will be held entirely on Zoom with over 65 performers from across the...

Light Rail tickets now available through mobile app

During the current time of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a simple trip on public transportation can be nerve-racking. But passengers on the NJ Transit light rail now have one less worry. They will no...

Oseguera is “just getting started,” declares “historic” result in Congressional primary despite loss

As the results of the July 7 primary are finalized, Democratic candidate for the 8th Congressional District and anti-money laundering attorney Hector Oseguera has declared "the progressive moment is just getting started in New...

Jersey City convicted felon pleads guilty to possession of a firearm

On July 29, a  Hudson County man previously convicted of multiple felonies admitted to possessing a firearm and ammunition, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Benorce Duncan, 31, of Jersey City, pleaded guilty by videoconference before...

Man faces additional charges in recent Jersey City death

Charges against the driver who allegedly killed a 24-year-old Jersey City woman Sunday on Garfield Avenue in Jersey City have been upgraded to include second-degree Death by Auto, according to the Hudson County Prosecutor's...

Prohibiting slavery in New Jersey prisons

An amendment to the New Jersey Constitution, which would prohibit slavery or involuntary servitude in New Jersey prisons, has advanced from the NJ Senate’s State Government Committee. The bill is sponsored by Senator Sandra...

Charges filed against Jersey City residents after fatal shooting of local teen

The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Homicide Unit has charged three Jersey City residents in connection with the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old Jersey City girl, Tyeah Garner, on July 6, on Rutgers Avenue, according to...

Man arrested after Jersey City woman struck and killed by vehicle

On Sunday, July 26, at approximately 7:15 a.m., members of the Jersey City Police Department responded to the Jersey City Medical Center on a call of an unresponsive female being transported to the Emergency...
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