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5 min ago | The Jersey Journal
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.
5 min ago | The Jersey Journal
Tara Walker poses for a photo with two of her instructors, Millburn Fire Battalion Chief Jim Boyle, left, and Nutley Fire Capt.
3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
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.
7 hrs ago | WTOV9
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.
New Jersey's First News, hosted by Eric Scott , written and produced by Matthew White and Patrick Lavery.
Two 19-year-olds were nabbed by police this week and charged with stealing people's cellphones in Bayonne, authorities said.
Jersey City residents participating in a pair of unique employment training initiatives received a show of support from Mayor Steve Fulop this morning.
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.
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.
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.
A solemn ceremony at NJ Sharing Network in New Providence recently honored the legacy of Jersey City Police Det.
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.
Sylwia Lalzycki, a 4-year-old daughter of Dorota Grech of Jersey City, sits atop a horse on the merry-go-round.
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.
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)
Spoken Sound, featuring wordsmith and Rise Up co-organizer Dujuana Sharese, center, will perform at the event.
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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