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Kearny, New Jersey is located in Hudson County. Zip codes in Kearny, NJ include 07099, and 07032. The median home price in Kearny is $299,900 which is roughly $154/per square foot. More Kearny information.

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8 hrs ago | Art Daily

Exhibition of sculpture and found-object based work by John Salvest opens at Morgan Lehman

Morgan Lehman Gallery presents Object Lessons, an exhibition of sculpture and found-object based work by John Salvest.

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12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Mother accused of leaving hearing-impaired children unattended

Rasha Salama appears in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County jail in Kearny.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Trial for man accused of Verona shooting death is close to an end

Defendant Tariq Kyam puts on headphones after he listens to opening arguments in his trial in NJ Superior Court Judge Michael Petrolle's courtroom April 1. Following the end of witness testimony, a jury is expected to decide next week whether a man accused of a 2009 Verona murder is guilty.

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Observer

Feds won't pay for more firefighters

Two neighboring West Hudson communities have been shut out in their bids to snag federal funding to hire more firefighters.

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Observer

1.7B to clean Passaic's lower 8 miles

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced last Friday, April 11, that it plans to undertake the most costly public waterway cleanup in its 43-year history.

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Observer

The long arm of the law

Kearny police reported last week that they have closed two cases dating to 2012, "one crime solved through DNA, the other, the old-fashioned way," said KPD Chief John Dowie.

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Freshnews

Lightpath Lights More Than 7,000 Locations Throughout New York Metro Area

The latest adds, almost half of which include locations in New Jersey, represent ongoing efforts by Lightpath to bring fast, high-quality and reliable telecommunications services to more mid-market organizations.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Bayonne man accused of burglary, harassment, criminal mischief loses it in court

Darrin Klump, 42, of Bayonne appeared in Central Judicial Processing in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County jail in Kearny on the charges of burglary, criminal mischief, harassment and making a terroristic threat on April 15, 2014.

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The Jersey Journal

Free coffee at Wawa for convenience store's 50th anniversary

"At Wawa our coffee is one of most beloved and popular products, and this giveaway is one small way we can recognize our customers for all they have done to help us reach this incredible milestone," Chris Gheysens, Wawa's president and CEO, said in a news release.

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The Jersey Journal

Naughty by Nature member 'Treach' Criss released from Hudson jail

Anthony 'Treach' Criss of hip hop group Naughty by Nature spent one night in Hudson County jail in Kearny following his arrest in Union City on charge of eluding police on Thursday.

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The Jersey Journal

First weekday of Pulaski Skyway shutdown goes smoothly

Local and state officials breathed a sigh of relief yesterday afternoon after the morning commute into Jersey City and Manhattan was relatively smooth on the first work day of the Pulaski Skyway shutdown.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

NJ.com

Families and friends devastated by drowning deaths in Newark

In an apparent tragedy that will now haunt two families, a 19-year-old man either fell or jumped into the Hudson River from Hoboken's Pier C early Sunday, and after his 24-year-old friend jumped in to rescue him, both men drowned.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Bracing for Pulaski Skyway shutdown: an overview

The New York-bound lanes of the 82-year-old Pulaski Skyway, which connects Newark and Kearny to Jersey City, will close for two years on Saturday, April 12, as part of a massive rehabilitation project.

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Shelter Island Reporter

Island profile: Mary Kanarvogel, the school's go-to lady

Just about everybody who lives, works or has raised a family on Shelter Island knows Nurse Mary Kanarvogel.

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The Jersey Journal

Hoboken woman accused of throwing infant to ground, holding knife to neck

Yaritza M. Rivera, 20, of Hoboken, appears in Central Judicial Processing in Jersey City yesterday via video link from the Hudson County jail in Kearny.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Red tape continues to snarl Kearny waterfront walkway

But the town's plan to construct a walkway through Riverbank Park has been mired for years in state-generated red tape, leaving officials frustrated at the project's plodding pace.

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The Jersey Journal

Kearny hires Pincus as health officer for $99,500

Kearny officials voted Tuesday to hire Kenneth R. Pincus as the town's new health officer at a salary of $99,500.

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The Jersey Journal

Closures of Wittpenn Bridge will be limited during Skyway shutdown, DOT says

Motorists who use the Wittpenn Bridge in Jersey City, don't fear: the recent weekend-long closures on the span will stop when the Pulaski Skyway shutdown begins this weekend.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Observer

DNA helps nab - Manor' suspect

A series of 2013 burglaries in the Manor section of town has been solved thanks to DNA evidence collected at one of the crime scenes, Kearny Police Chief John Dowie reported.

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Observer

Drug store supplants shop, homes

Developers had reason to cheer but also jeer in the wake of separate decisions by two of the town's regulatory boards last week.

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