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You may know that Communipaw Avenue in Jersey City can be a bit of a mess, but what you may not have known is that the area was just as interesting a mess in the 17th century.
With a colorful scarf around her neck, holiday lights around her crown and a candle in one hand, a smiling Lady Liberty looked every bit in the holiday spirit.
Kindergarte and first graders from School 37 watch the performance. School 3's drama program - the Conwell Kidz - performs a free preview of its production of "Yes, Virginia" at Macy's in Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
School 3 Principal Darren Mischel, dressed as Santa Claus, announces that the school collected over 2,500 Dear Santa letters.
For JC Fridays, Jersey City's festival of free arts events, many group shows are offering small, affordable works for shoppers to snatch up.
For the second time in a little more than a week, a Hudson County resident woke up a bit richer after hitting the Jersey Cash 5 lottery on Monday.
Artist Davel created a colorful mural of Nelson Mandela with spray paint for the surrounding community on Oak St. and MLK Drive in Jersey City.
Chef Kevin O'Malley pours vodka through a vodka luge carved out of ice by Hudson County Commuity College students for the HCCC Foundation's annual Holiday Extravaganza on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 in Jersey City.
A Cliffside Park woman is among eight people charged with being part of an identity theft ring that stole $155,500 from TD Bank branches across the state, authorities said Thursday.
A Newark man was arrested after he and another driver led Jersey City police on a high-speed chase Wednesday night, police said.
A. Harry Moore music teacher and choir director Marie Caniglia-Robiolo and student Dominic Georges, 13, right, play drums with Mary Ellen Morgan.
A. Harry Moore student Jarius Harris dances with St. Ann's dietary staff member, Rashonda Holmes.
A screen capture from a video of Shaquille O'Neal's visit to St. Anthony High in Jersey City shows basketball head coach Bob Hurley presenting O'Neal with a St. Anthony jersey.
On Tuesday, activists and workers delivered enough signatures to the State House to get a question on the 2014 ballot about whether to guarantee that the state's workers get paid sick days.
We the People will hold an election for the reinstating of the Common Law Grand Jury on Thursday, Dec. 12, from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m., at the Union City Public Library, 324-43rd St., Union City.
Officials broke ground today at the site of 10 condominiums n Jersey City's Greenville section aimed at providing affordable housing through a project organized by a state agency, a community bank and a city developer.