Jersey City News

The good, the bad, and the broken links

In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, for the most computer literate residents, they can help...

Chiaravalloti, McKnight, fight to hold 31st District

The race is on to represent the 31st Legislative District in the NJ State Assembly as Democratic incumbents Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Angela McKnight defend their seats against new challengers in the June 6 primary....

Rising all around

Both along the waterfront and on the western edges of Hudson County, new housing is rising for those who want to take advantage of the area’s beauty, parks, culture, and six forms of public...

Districts expanding and evolving

Education is supposed to be the “great equalizer” among people from different areas and backgrounds, said education reformer Horace Mann in the 18th century. New Jersey’s public schools rely on a combination of local...

Healthcare in Hudson

In the nation’s ongoing struggle over healthcare, 2016 proved to be an unstable period. Donald Trump promised he would immediately repeal and replace “Obamacare,” although that hasn’t quite happened yet. The New Jersey Policy...


Man killed by light rail train on Friday morning A Bayonne Flyer light rail train struck and killed a man on the tracks between Richard Street and Danforth Avenue after 9 a.m. on Friday. The train...

In response to immigrant issues, city to establish ID program

Inspired by Mayor Steven Fulop’s promise to protect immigrants from possible intimidation by federal immigration agents, the City Council introduced an ordinance at its April 12 meeting that will create a city-based identification system....

Police chief to retire

Confirming rumors that have been circulating for several months, Mayor Steven Fulop has announced Police Chief Philip Zacche will retire as of June 1, and his administration will conduct a national search for his...

New hotel at the PATH station

Local officials and developers from Ironstate Development Companies and Panepinto Properties were on hand on Monday, April 10 for a ribbon cutting at the Residents Inn by Marriott, 80 Columbus Drive, a new extended...

Egg hunting in Mosquito Park

The kids arrived on April 8 from every side of Leonard Gordon Park, many dressed up in bunny ears or other signs of the Easter season. Some held the hands of parents as they...
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