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Vigilante Ensnares Jersey City Educator Hoping to Meet Underage Boy

A Jersey City educator was arrested today on a sex-related charge after being lured into what he believed would be a nighttime meeting with a 14-year-old boy in Harrison. Instead of meeting the young man he thought he had met on the internet, St. Benedict’s Preparatory School dean Didier Jean-Baptiste was confronted by “Hunter XK,” an […]

Fall Leaves

This Weekend

This long weekend, with Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Monday, Jersey City is packed with ways to celebrate and honor this time of year.

Dickinson High School

How do Jersey City Schools Stack Up According to a New Study?

Niche, a ranking and review site for schools, recently posted the rankings for best public-school districts and schools around the country using data from the Department of Education, the U.S. Census, and the FBI. The Jersey City Times took a deep dive into the rankings, and below you’ll find interesting statistics on our city’s schools […]

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JCAST22: A Preview and Guide

Hurricanes and walking tours don’t tend to work too well together. The thirty-second annual JCAST may well be a wet one.  If the remnants of Ian tickle the Garden State, it might be plenty windy, too. Since the Jersey City Art and Studio Tour encompasses all six wards of Jersey City, that matters — there’ll be […]