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ArtPride New Jersey Issues Guide to Holiday Arts Events Statewide

  ArtPride New Jersey, the state’s largest arts service organization, has released its guide to holiday arts events throughout the Garden State. Carefully curated, the guide includes shows offered by theaters, museums, performing arts spaces, and galleries. For New Year’s Eve, a comedy show is also on the docket. Listings are provided for children as well […]

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Jersey City Woman Charged with Hindering Prosecution of Homicide Suspect

A Jersey City woman has been charged with providing false information to law enforcement as they investigated a Hoboken homicide. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, Demetria Huggins, 38, has been arrested and charged with Hindering Apprehension. Huggins allegedly provided false information to law enforcement to prevent the arrest of Deon Williams, who has […]

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WSJ: Jersey City Based Cryptocurrency Lender Preparing Bankruptcy Filing

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that a Jersey City based cryptocurrency lender is “preparing a potential bankruptcy filing.” According to the Journal, BlockFi Inc. has halted withdrawals of customer deposits and its sources have acknowledged that the company has “significant exposure” to bankrupt exchange FTX. Sources told the Journal that BlockFi is planning to […]

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Renovated McGinley Square YMCA now Apartments for the Formerly Homeless

One-Time McGinley Square YMCA Now Apartments for the Formerly Homeless Mayor Steven M. Fulop joined The Community Builders and the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency today to celebrate the grand opening of Bergenview Apartments, a supportive housing development at 654 Bergen Avenue in McGinley Square that was once a YMCA. Still designated a historic property, […]

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Mayors Announce New Bike Lane Between Jersey City and Hoboken

Continuing the integration of the two cities’ bike systems, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Hoboken Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla have announced the completion of a new protected bikeway along Marin Boulevard and Henderson Street, connecting 18th Street in Jersey City to Observer Highway in Hoboken.   The connection is being touted as part of “Vision Zero,” which seeks […]