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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 $285,000 which is roughly $153/per square foot. More Kearny information.

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3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Motor vehicle crash on Pulaski Skyway

A crash on the westbound Newark side of the Pulaski Skyway shut down traffic in both directions on the roadway this evening, according to Kearny police.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

NewsLI.com

Cops: Babylon Man, Joseph Kearns, 33, Charged with Murder; Fatally...

Suffolk County Police arrested a Babylon man who fatally stabbed his mother and seriously injured his sister at their residence in Babylon yesterday, September 13, 2014. According to the report, First Precinct patrol officers responded to 358 Livingston Ave. at approximately 7:20 a.m. after Kathleen Kearns called 911 to report that she and her mother, Mina Kearns, had been stabbed.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

$100K bail for Jersey City man charged with robbing deli with laser-sighted BB gun

Marquise Jones, 22, of Jersey City appears in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny. September 11, 2014.

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The Jersey Journal

Hudson Happenings: Top 25 things to do this weekend

Looking for things to do this weekend? Check out today's issue of The Jersey Journal and local newsstands for our Weekend Urge arts and entertainment section . Also, check out our list of things to do and places to see before the summer ends .

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The Jersey Journal

Community Notes

KENNEDY DANCERS The Kennedy Dancers, 79 Central Ave., Jersey City, began its annual Fall dance class season on Sept. 6. To receive the dance program's full schedule, visit kennedydancers.org/site/index.php/classes/new-2014-class-schedule.

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The Jersey Journal

Move yields new crop of customers for Kearny's Farmers Market

Kearny's Ray Romano was on his way to a recent doctor's appointment when he stumbled upon the town's farmers market. Having never shopped there, he decided to give it a try.

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The Jersey Journal

Kearny promotes firefighter to captain

The number of captains is three short of what the department's table of organization calls for, according to Fire Chief Steve Dyl. In all, the department is still short 17 members, Dyl said.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Historical Sept. 11 photos

In this Sept. 11, 2001 file photo, the north tower of New York's World Trade Center shows the impact left by a hijacked Boeing 767, American Airlines Flight 11. Families of the victims of the worst terror attack on the United States in history gathered Wednesday, Sept.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Observer

Ebola scare at postal center

The U.S. Postal Service, in concert with the FBI, is undertaking a criminal investigation into an Ebola scare at its Logistics & Distribution Center, 1200 Harrison Ave., Kearny, which handles priority mail. Postal inspectors and FBI agents responded to the USPS facility last Thursday morning after a postal employee reportedly found a container with the word "Ebola" written on it.

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NJ.com

Jersey City man attacks man with knife at carnival: police

Arthur Engroff, 44, of Jersey City appears in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny. September 8, 2014.

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Observer

KPD: The thin & thick of it

A man described as a known shoplifter" called attention to himself last week when he went into a local Radio Shack carrying a slender backpack and emerged with a chubby one, Kearny police reported. Chief John Dowie said Det.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Observer

Collect pledges for Pathways

Get involved in a worthy charity cause and collect a free T-shirt. To encourage participation in next month's Pathways to Independence Walk-A-Thon, Silva Construction is sponsoring a free event T-shirt for each participant who turns in $100 or more in pledges.

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Observer

A bridge too hot

If it's true that bad things happen in threes, then Kearny's bridges should be safe from fires for awhile. That is, at least the bridges in South Kearny.

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Observer

Remembering a local hero

The following account of an air battle in France nearly 100 years ago is from Edgar Gorrell's "History of the American Expeditionary Forces Air Service, 1917-1919": "It was on 2 September that the 148th [Aero Squadron] suffered its greatest losses of the war in one disastrous patrol. " A superior number of Fokkers were attacking several artillery observation planes.

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Observer

Ferraro facing firing

The Kearny Board of Education is seeking to fire Frank Ferraro, the superintendent it placed on an involuntary paid leave in January, by bringing tenure charges against him. At a special meeting held Aug. 12, the BOE voted in closed session 7-1, with John Plaugic dissenting, to certify to the state Commissioner of Education the charges of "conduct unbecoming a superintendent and other just cause for dismissal" against Ferraro.

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Wheels for Vic' fundraiser set for Boystown

It was a night six years ago that touched the hearts of many local residents, especially people who live in his hometown of Kearny. June 9, 2008, was a very stormy night and Victor Muniz, a former standout basketball player at Kearny High School, was making his way home through West Hudson Park when a huge tree branch snapped and landed directly on him, paralyzing him from the waist down for the rest of his life.

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Observer

Williams' death reminds us success is no defense against depression

And there were other comments that were worse, really. But these were the most stark, because it's 2014, and there are, honestly, people in this world who do not understand depression.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Courier News

Charged with forcing friend to get money from bankCharged with...

Man charged with forcing friend to get money from bank Man is facing robbery, assault charges after Flemington arrest Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rTUbVJ David Weber was arrested Aug. 4 after an alleged struggle with police outside the TD Bank on Route 202 and charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, criminal restraint and resisting arrest. Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns III said Monday that police were called to the bank on a report of a fight ensuing inside a minivan.

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The Jersey Journal

$50G bail for second man in Bergen Avenue armed robbery

John Wilson, 19, of Jersey City appears in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny. September 4, 2014.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

NJ.com

Second man charged in connection with Jersey City armed robbery: police

John Wilson, 19, of Jersey City appears in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny. September 4, 2014.

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