A 12-year-old boy is dead after being shot while playing basketball with his father in Jersey City, according to a published report.
Jersey City will have a new mayor, as challenger Steven Fulop defeated incumbent Mayor Jerramiah Healy Tuesday night.
A woman was recovering Sunday after being shot outside a Jersey City bar where Mayor Jerramiah Healy was attending a political event at the time.
Four people shot in a Jersey City public housing development were expected to recover from their wounds, authorities said Sautrday.
Parents at a day care center in Jersey City were furious Wednesday night, after a teacher’s aide was charged with hitting and throwing the toddlers who attended.
Ada Lopez, 70, survived a drive-by shooting that left her with three bullet wounds.
The 70-year-old victim was outside on Griffith Street near Sherman Avenue when police said four suspects in a car suddenly drove by and opened fire.
The new protocols call for any vacant or abandoned building that is unoccupied for six months or longer to adhere to new board up guidelines put forth by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Folk music legend and Brooklyn native Richie Havens died Monday at the age of 72.
The winner of Super Bowl XLVIII, which will be played at MetLife Stadium in 2014, will come from Jersey City, at least temporarily.
It’s perfectly legal, but to some, big pension payouts to public employees are outrageous and unaffordable, and they’re only growing.
A block was left in darkness and devastation on Wednesday night after a fire tore through a row of homes earlier in the day, displacing 10 families.
Authorities said a Brooklyn couple set out to open a babysitting business where they would drug and molest the children in their care.
Two brothers from Jersey City have been sentenced to prison time for their role on a street-racing incident that killed one pedestrian and injured another.
Smoking bans were enacted in several parts of Hudson and Bergen Counties this week and the reaction has been mixed.