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Liberty Humane Assailed for Banning Volunteers From Accessing Services

Liberty Humane Society is under scrutiny once again. A group of volunteers who care for Jersey City’s stray and feral cats say that the Bergen-Lafayette animal shelter has banned individuals from using services for purported violations of unwritten “guidelines” and that the organization often fails to adequately respond when asked to assist with colonies of […]

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Dysfunctional City

From a distance, the pink bicycle leaning on a signpost at the corner of Barrow and Wayne Streets appears as if it might have an owner. A lock preventing its removal would suggest that the owner intended to return, slide its missing seat back into the seat post, and ride away. But the owner didn’t […]

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Former Arson Investigator and Aide to Public Safety Director Pleads Guilty to Assault

Michael Manzo, a former Jersey City arson investigator, City Council candidate, aide to Public Safety Director James Shea, and “Operation Bid Rig” figure, has pled guilty to assaulting a man on Sip Avenue in 2020. According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, Manzo and his son-in-law Kevin Fernandez, who participated in the assault, pled guilty […]