Jersey City News

George Washington slept here

George Washington paid Jersey City a visit on Feb. 18 – well almost. A re-enactor from Pennsylvania stood in during the annual ceremony at the Apple Tree House in Jersey City to celebrate the nation’s...

Lyles strikes again

In what has become an escalating conflict with the Jersey City Board of Education, Dr. Marcia Lyles has added charges to her lawsuit, claiming the board acted improperly when they gave her notice of...


Jersey City man sentenced to 10 years for role in cocaine sales Rayfael Roman, 34, of Jersey City has been sentenced by United States Attorney District of New Jersey Craig Carpenito to 10 years in...

A show of her own

Nancy Méndez-Booth hadn’t intended to write a play. Nor did she plan to become an actor. But one thing led to another, and her reading some of her monologues in public has led her down...

JC Fridays come once again

While people look to ground hogs on Staten Island or Pennsylvania as a sign of the coming of spring, a more dependable sign of the change of season is JC Fridays. Jersey City is gearing...

Jersey City man found dead in Monmouth Street building

On Feb. 24, at approximately 7:25 a.m., the Jersey City Police Department received a report of an unresponsive male at 410 Monmouth Street in Jersey City. Responding Jersey City Police Officers found an unresponsive...

A time of reckoning for NJ’s predator priests

Editor’s note: Due to the statute-of-limitations and the failure of many Church leaders to report wrongdoing to police, most of the priests listed have not been tried and therefore are only alleged to have...

Nimbus Dance announces spring season

Nimbus Dance will bring world premieres and acclaimed repertory to the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM Fisher) and South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) this spring, along with performances at The Putney School (Vermont)...

Utility work to close lanes to Holland Tunnel approach

New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced motorists should expect major delays and congestion on Rte. 139 eastbound going toward the Holland Tunnel while the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority (JCMUA) performs utility...

Who or what was most influential in 2018?

The year 2018 found Hudson County energized by memorable people, important organizations, and trends that reflected what was happening around the country and around the world. Here is the Hudson Reporter’s list of local...
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