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Jersey City, New Jersey is located in Hudson County. Zip codes in Jersey City, NJ include 07308, 07309, and 07311. The median home price in Jersey City is $309,900 which is roughly $295/per square foot. More Jersey City information.

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5 min ago | The Jersey Journal

First African American female firefighter sworn in during Jersey City ceremony

Tara Walker's family, including, from left to right, stepfather Joseph Watson, mother Lawanda Cherry, nephew Petey, 5, and Chee-Chee Brock, erupts in cheers and applause as her name is called during the Jersey City Fire Department graduation ceremony at City Hall on Friday, July 25, 2014.

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5 min ago | The Jersey Journal

First African American female firefighter sworn in during Jersey City ceremony

Tara Walker poses for a photo with two of her instructors, Millburn Fire Battalion Chief Jim Boyle, left, and Nutley Fire Capt.

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3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Traffic: Accident, downed pole on Grand Street in Jersey City

Two occupants of a Toyota flip over taken out at electrical transformer on a pole on Fairmount Avenue and Grand Street at 1:24 a.m. causing a black out to the area for about 15 blocks, the occupants were taken to Jersey City Medical Center.

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7 hrs ago | WTOV9

Va. Gov. McAuliffe to tour tornado damage

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will tour a campground on the Eastern Shore where two people were killed and dozens were injured after a tornado hit.

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10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Jersey City man appears on charges of murdering McNair grad

Bail was continued at $350,000 cash only yesterday when Kirt Barrington of Jersey City made his first court appearance on charges he murdered Christopher Lemoine, a McNair High School graduate who was gunned down on July 3. "Based on his history and based on the circumstances, the court finds that $350,000 cash only is fair and appropriate," Hudson ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

First News Plus for Thursday, July 24, 2014

New Jersey's First News, hosted by Eric Scott , written and produced by Matthew White and Patrick Lavery.

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The Jersey Journal

Teens arrested, charged with snatching iPhones in Bayonne, police say

Two 19-year-olds were nabbed by police this week and charged with stealing people's cellphones in Bayonne, authorities said.

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The Jersey Journal

Jersey City Employment and Training program offers EMT, construction classes

Jersey City residents participating in a pair of unique employment training initiatives received a show of support from Mayor Steve Fulop this morning.

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Sunherald.com

Tornado slams Virginia campground; 2 dead

State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller says Lord Balatbat and Lolabeth Ortega, of Jersey City, New Jersey, were killed Thursday morning as a fierce storm ripped through the campground.

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NJ.com

Jersey City men charged after one ditches suspected 'USA' heroin: cops

Two Jersey City men were arrested and charged with various drug offenses Sunday afternoon when police observed an apparent drug transaction involving suspected heroin stamped with a "USA" logo.

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New York Daily News

911 caller reports stolen gun used to kill Jersey City cop

The caller told a dispatcher that a security guard's gun was stolen after he was assaulted inside the Walgreens on July 13. The weapon was used a short time later to kill the rookie cop, Melvin Santiago, after he responded to the scene.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Ceremony Marks 5th Anniversary of Jersey City Detective's Gift of Life That Saved Three Others

A solemn ceremony at NJ Sharing Network in New Providence recently honored the legacy of Jersey City Police Det.

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The Jersey Journal

Informational picket line outside Bayonne Medical Center

Nurses, pharmacists and other health care workers held an informational picket outside of Bayonne Medical Center Monday afternoon as the clock on their current contract with the hospital ticks down.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Supporters of Israel, Palestine rally in Hoboken

Local politicians and religious leaders joined the Jewish community of Hudson County at the United Synagogue of Hoboken's pro-Israel rally Wednesday night, while Palestinian supporters stood across the street in peaceful protest.

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The Jersey Journal

Jersey City residents gather for Beach Party and Food Festival at the Newport Green

Sylwia Lalzycki, a 4-year-old daughter of Dorota Grech of Jersey City, sits atop a horse on the merry-go-round.

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The Jersey Journal

Jersey City business losing customers amid sewer project demands compensation from city

The manager of a Jersey City automobile business is demanding the city provide compensation for the recent drop in customers caused by a sewer replacement project that began on Sip Avenue near Route 1&9 earlier this month.

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The Jersey Journal

Alaris healthcare workers at 4 facilities threaten to go on strike

Jean Fritz Jean Pierre, a housekeeper at Alaris Health at Rochelle Park in Rochelle Park, speaks at a press conference held by members of the 1199SEIU at Journal Square in Jersey City on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, to announce a possible strike at four Alaris Health-owned nursing homes to protest what they say are unfair labor practices, persistent ... (more)

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NJ.com

Music, poetry festival hopes to 'Rise Up' in Jersey City's Greenville section

Spoken Sound, featuring wordsmith and Rise Up co-organizer Dujuana Sharese, center, will perform at the event.

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NJ.com

VIDEO: Rep. Albio Sires pays tribute to fallen Jersey City Detective Santiago on House floor

Rep. Albio Sires, whose 8th Congressional District includes part of Jersey City, last week paid tribute on the House floor to Jersey City Police Detective Melvin Santiago, who was gunned down three days earlier in an ambush after responding to a report of an armed robbery.

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The Jersey Journal

Jersey City chapter of NAACP mulling march against violence

William Braker, president of the Jersey City chapter of the NAACP, said the group is considering holding a community march.

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