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Memorial HS Alum Mancini Enters Miller Stadium’s Hall of Honor

After being inducted into the Hudson County Sports Hall of Fame in 2022, 1981 Memorial High School graduate, All-County and 2nd team All-State baseball player Pete Mancini, an MLB, three time draftee, was honored Monday, joining the Miller Stadium Hall o Honor. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0Xr-oQCmf4?si=2jG1o3DnqRJEw4UQ] Monday's ceremony...

Jersey City Man Gets 22 Years In State Prison For 2021 Shooting

27-year old, Jersey City resident Anthony Franklin has been sentenced to 22 years in New Jersey State Prison  for a shooting that took place in Jersey City three years ago.  According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, the Honorable Carlo Abad, J.S.C. sentenced Franklin...

Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested After Bayonne Walmart Incident

BAYONNE, NJ - A 61-year-old Jersey City man was arrested last week after an armed robbery incident at the Walmart store in Bayonne. Steven C. Felton was taken into custody on April 18th in the area of 22nd Street and Route 440 in Bayonne, shortly...

NASA Chef Holds Virtual Cooking Demonstration With Emerson Middle School

Students from Union City's NASA Club at Emerson Middle School participated in a virtual cooking lesson with a chef who has cooked for NASA scientists in Antarctica.  Joining the chef during the Zoom session was a NASA scientist based in New Zealand.  The event...

Ground Broken On New 12th and Coles Street Underpass Revitalization Project In Jersey City

A major step was taken a few days ago when Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop joined City Council members and the Department of Infrastructure to break ground on the community-driven Coles and 12th Street Streetscape project.  The improvement project will create a much safer,...

North Bergen Opens New Downtown Substation

North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the Board of Commissioners cut the ribbon at the grand opening ceremony of the new, Police Department Downtown Substation on Wednesday, April 17.  The facility is located on the second floor of the Recreation Center and Downtown Library...

Union City Sponsors Autism Awareness Fair

The City of Union City teamed up with the local Board of Education to hold an Autism Awareness Fair to educate the public on Saturday. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOgQHTzjRFo?si=tKaDjGHUMy5NNjJU] This developmental disorder is caused by differences in a person's brain.  Saturday's event featured many physical and interactive activities...

North Bergen Man Charged With Possession of Child Sex Abuse Material

Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez reports that on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested 25-year old, North Bergen resident Nicholas Sanchez, following a child sex abuse material investigation. Suarez says Sanchez has been...

Congressman Payne Hospitalized Following Cardiac Event

Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D - Dist. 10), is at a local hospital following a cardiac event April 6th according to his Congressional office.  Payne, a Newark native, has represented the 10th District since 2012.  The district includes a portion of Jersey City in...

Independent Analysis Challenges Fiscal Monitor’s Recommendation For NJCU

An independent assessment made for the union representing the faculty and professional staff at New Jersey City University in Jersey City is raising concerns over recent recommendations made by the fiscal monitor appointed by the New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education, saying it "lacks...