The Hudson County Prosecutor is asking for help in finding Tybear Miles, 25, of Jersey City in connection with the shooting death of Ahmad McPherson, also of Jersey City.
A trauma unit at Jersey City Medical Center just received $2 million in funds from the federal Victims of Crime Act, part of a $20 million package New Jersey recently secured from the Act to implement hospital-based violence intervention programs statewide in an effort to counter violent crime.
The early-season heat wave is scheduled to break just in time for the weekend! Get out of the living room and head over to any (or all!) of the amazing events coming up in Jersey City.
Pompidou Jersey City will be expensive, very expensive. And the use of so much money on a cultural project that will cater largely to highly educated, well-heeled residents is simply immoral given the city’s myriad needs and vast economic disparities.
In several of Jersey City’s districts, Hudson County Progressive Alliance candidates will be challenging the candidates chosen by the Hudson County Democratic Organization for seats on the Democratic County Committee.
Beyond creating stunning art, the muralists managed to turn a gloomy, garbage-strewn underpass into a place of humor, observation and beauty.
A man was shot and killed last night in the area of Stegman Street and Martin Luther King Drive according to a tweet from The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.
I have a question for the muralists — here and elsewhere. Are you sure that what you are adding is better than what you are subtracting? Is what you have to say important enough, or urgent enough, that you’re ready to sideline, the work of another creator?
The problem is that political machines in New Jersey are self-perpetuating; they are both the result and the cause of entrenched, unaccountable power.
Lewis Spears made his run for the mayoralty of Jersey City official this afternoon, emerging from City Hall with a box of petitions and a broad smile.