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Eminent domain proceedings move forward in Hudson County hospital crisis

To add further uncertainty to the ongoing Hudson County hospital crisis, the Hudson County Improvement Authority (HCIA) is moving forward with eminent domain proceedings. Meanwhile, CarePoint Health has appointed a new CEO of its...

Jersey City man charged with trespassing in Bayonne’s 16th Street pool

A Jersey City man was arrested and charged with trespassing at the 16th Street Pool, police said. Jeremiah Footman, 18, was charged with defiant trespass, obstruction of a governmental function, and resisting arrest, according to...

Hoboken partners with Jersey City for COVID-19 testing

Hoboken's Riverside testing site at 14th and Jefferson Street will be closed until Monday, July 13. As a result of a recent spike of COVID-19 cases in the mile-square city due to residents who traveled...

Jersey City Theater Center hosts virtual series ‘Our Times: Uprising’

Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) explores issues of race, oppression, and injustice with a new online series Our Times: Uprising. The virtual reading series of plays, poetry, and other writings by Black American authors...

Hudson Pride Center announces new leadership

The Board of Directors of the Hudson Pride Center (HPC) announced that it has appointed longtime staff member Elizabeth Schedl as the organization’s new executive director. “Elizabeth has been a shining star and along with...

Jersey City blesses new fire trucks

The Jersey City Fire Department blessed three new apparatuses at a ceremony on Monday which will replace Engine 5, Engine 2, and Engine 11, which are all more than a decade old. The new top-of-the-line...

Information sought of death of Jersey City teen shot July 6

On July 6, just after 10:30 p.m., members of the Jersey City Police Department responded to shots fired in the area of Rutgers Avenue and New Street in Jersey City. Officers found the victim, a...

Lines stretch for blocks at DMV reopenings

As NJ Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) agencies reopen across the state on July 7, residents in Hudson County were plagued by extraordinarily long lines. In some cases, after waiting for hours, residents were turned...

Protecting legislative redistricting

As the federal 2020 Census continues despite the COVID-19 pandemic, New Jersey lawmakers are seeking to postpone legislative redistricting to ensure a fair count. New congressional and state legislative districts are drawn up every...

East Orange man arrested after drive-by shooting in front of Bayonne City Hall

An early morning drive-by shooting in front of city hall in Bayonne has left one man injured. The Bayonne Police Department confirmed that on July 5 at 8:25 a.m., officers responded to the area between...
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