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A Jersey City man has sued the police department and two officers alleging they beat, falsely arrested and maliciously prosecuted him when they responded to his Harrison Avenue home on a call of a landlord/tenant dispute in 2010.
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A Jersey City native and high-ranking official with the public school district won a prestigious award from the College of St. Elizabeth, her alma mater.
The New Jersey State Legislature is anticipated to take action on the the bill, , this month, which concerns employment rights for people with criminal records.
A Jersey City theater non-profit production company will be holding an audition on Monday, Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Barrow Mansion on 83, Wayne St. for the role of Chief Bromden, in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest."
The Jersey City police, in a joint law enforcement operation sweep resulted in 17 arrests, including narcotics offenses and nearly 150 motor vehicle summonses in the span of a day, beginning Dec. 6 at 2 p.m., said officials.
A nonprofit organization that provides jobs to poor women in Africa has brought its model to women transitioning out of incarceration in the United States.
Although Brett Druck didn't start out wanting to be a stand-up comic when he went to William Paterson University, he has since embraced it as a career choice, and is looking to bring a lot of professional laugh makers to Jersey City for other people to get some giggles, too.
Lincoln High School Class of 1964 will celebrate their 50th reunion with the classes of 1963, 1965 and any other Lincoln High classes interested in joining them.
Drug tests administered to the crew of the Goldman Sachs ferry that crashed into a Jersey City pier last Friday have come back negative, according to Coast Guard Public Affairs spokesman Charles Rowe.
A middle-aged man hit by a bus in Jersey City yesterday night is currently in critical condition at the Jersey City Medical Center, JCMC spokesman Mark Rabson said.
This week there were some notable events that placed a spotlight on the administration of Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop.
State officials yesterday issued a news release to spread the word: If you use the Pulaski Skyway on a daily basis, you better figure out a different way to get where you are going before March -- when the northbound lanes, going into Jersey City from Newark, will be closed.
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.