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When a New Jersey worker gets sick or needs to care for a family member, should she have to lose wages and risk losing her job? To us, and the thousands of advocates working to bring earned sick days to the 1.2 million Garden State workers who lack this basic benefit, the answer is clearly no.
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Apprentice Jennie Berlin and skaters Marsha Snyder, Aaron Gillespie, Taryn Jorgensen, Matej Silecky and Alex Tregre take a bow after their Ice Theatre of New York performance at the grand re-opening of Newport Skates on Tuesday, Dec. 3, in Jersey City.
Although he'll have to wait at least six months before an appeal will be heard, both sides reacted as expected to the sentence Salaam Reevey received in the case.
A tangle of low-hanging electrical wires near Grove and Bay streets in Downtown Jersey City posed a problem for firefighters battling a four-alarm blaze there last week, a top official said yesterday.
NEWARK - The state comptroller's office issued the result of an audit today calling into question hundreds of thousands of dollars in city spending, including payments made to dead employees and donations to a non-profit founded by Council President Mildred Crump.
HOBOKEN - For the last year, evidence of a Jersey City man's crimes have popped up throughout Jersey City and Hoboken, including: a daisy painted on a blank blue wall, a spray-painted love letter and an inspirational quote at the train station.
One of the two vendors for New Jersey's controversial red-light cameras has put out a video intended to provide a comprehensive look at the process - and clear up some persistent questions, according to a story posted on nj.com.
Jersey City wants to extract more money from developers Paul and Eric Silverman in exchange for a long-term tax break on a Silverman development slated for a former parking lot at Grove and Montgomery streets, seen above in October.
Mayor Steve Fulop, left, spoke with Mix before introducing him at the assembly. U.S. men's national soccer team midfielder Mikkel "Mix" Diskerud, who will play in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, spoke to students and answered their questions about the sport and his soccer career during an assembly at The Ethical Community Charter School in Jersey ... (more)
Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop talked to nj.com's Darryl Isherwood about his first five months in office, his planned lawsuit against the Port Authority and his gubernatorial chances.
Repairs will begin shortly to a ferry slip at Liberty State Park, severely damaged during Hurricane Sandy, after an $800,000 bid was approved by the state Department of Environmental Protection.
U.S. Coast Guard and New York Waterway officials continue to wait for the results of drug tests administered to three crew members involved in the Friday afternoon ferry crash near the Paulus Hook Pier in Jersey City that left four people injured, officials said Sunday.
A 20-foot-tall pile of rubble with a huge wrecking machine perched atop is all that remains of two Downtown Jersey apartment buildings destroyed by a four-alarm fire on Wednesday which left 22 residents homeless on Thanksgiving.
JERSEY CITY - The 54 students and faculty members from India's H.R. College of Commerce and Economics packed as much as they could into a whirlwind 10-day trip to the United States.
Air Quality Alert for Hudson County was issued at December 04 at 8:44AM EST