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Another abatement bites the dust

Another tax abatement will be terminated now that the Jersey City Council unanimously adopted an ordinance to that effect on Dec. 4. The tax abatement at 305 West Side Ave. in Jersey City was terminated...

Up in Smoke

It will become more difficult for minors to get their hands on electronic smoking devices that deliver flavored tobacco products now that the Jersey City Council adopted an ordinance banning their sale or distribution...

A ‘City of Tomorrow’

In 2022, the first phase of the Liberty Science Center SciTech Scity Campus will become a reality. The project has officially secured $15 million in donations. The campus aims to launch and grow dozens of...


Plan to Enhance Boonton Reservoir Approved by Jersey City Council A plan developed by the Open Space Institute (OSI) to protect and improve passive recreational access to the Boonton Reservoir was approved by the Jersey...

Hudson County Sheriff’s Office arrests mount in fall warrant sweep

Under the direction of Sheriff Frank X. Schillari, the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office has taken 83 suspects accused of a variety of serious crimes off the street in an “Autumn Sweep” initiative in October...

Hello, big spender

Jersey City was home to the most costly school board race and third most expensive ballot question in the state, according to a recent report by the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission. This past...

“And My True Love Gave To Me” – Hudson Theatre Work’s original Holiday Comedy...

Hudson Theatre Works presents “And My True Love Gave To Me” by Luigi Jannuzzi, December 13 and 14  at 7:30 p.m. at 80 Hauxhurst Ave., Weehawken. This original comedy was developed at Hudson Theatre Works, and...

Jersey City announces holiday events

Jersey City will kick off the holiday season at the City Hall Annex Dec. 3 at 5 p.m. with the City's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The ceremony rotates throughout the city every year so that...

Jersey City men enter guilty pleas in multiple murder case

On Nov. 21, Golden Williamson, 33, of Jersey City, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree murder related to the shooting deaths of Kevin Miles on Stuyvesant Avenue in Jersey City in January 2016...

Jersey City Medical Center Offers Thanksgiving Cheer to Community Members in Need  

Jersey City Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, provided thanksgiving cheer early this year by offering a thanksgiving luncheon to the homeless last week, coordinated by the hospital’s Mental Health and Social Services (MASSH). ...
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