Jersey City News

JC school board claims aid cuts violate state Supreme Court rulings

A lawsuit that is likely to make its way to the New Jersey Supreme Court was filed by the Jersey City Board of Education on April 24 in an attempt to reverse large cuts...

Subaru customers benefit special needs students

On Thursday, May 2, the Jersey City Public Schools Department of Special Education held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of a brand new Multi-Sensory Room at P.S. 5-Dr. Michael Conti School. Joining...

Hudson County CASA is seeking volunteers

Learn how to become a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer and help foster children find safe and permanent homes. The next information session will be held at Little City Books at 100 Bloomfield...

Kennedy Dancers to perform with opera company

The Kennedy Dancers Repertory Company will perform in partnership with the Garden State Opera in their production L’enfant Prodigue on May 19 at the Church of the Covenant, located at 310 East 42nd St.,...

A friendly visit

For the 15th year in a row, cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., paid a visit to Jersey City in early April as part of the annual program called...


'Love Letters': JCTC Presents Jersey City debut of A.R. Gurney’s contemporary classic One of the classics of contemporary American Theater gets its Jersey City debut when Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) presents "Love Letters" by...

Fentanyl poses death threat to addicts

Fentanyl may be one of the most dangerous drugs on the streets these days, according to some of the comments made during an April 18 reentry conference held at St. Peter’s University. Not only has...

‘The system of rent control in Jersey City is broken’

A recent in-depth report by Ward E Councilman James Solomon has revealed severe problems for people who live in rent controlled buildings. Not only are they being pushed out of their homes to allow...

Hudson Reporter wins 13 awards from the Garden State Journalists Association

The reporters and graphic artists for The Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won ­ 13 awards in the Garden State Journalists Association’s 72nd Annual Memorial Journalism Awards Competition. The competition, “honoring the best in print, online...

North Bergen resident killed in head-on collision in Jersey City

According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, 32-year-old North Bergen resident Adriana Riano died in a head-on motor vehicle collision which took place in Jersey City, on Sunday, May 5. Jersey City police officers were...
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