Jersey City

Jersey City To Offer Transgender Health Care Coverage For City EmployeesFulop said he thinks the coverage should go into effect on Jan. 1, 2016.
Syrian Refugee Family Tries To Start New Life In Jersey CityA family of refugees from Syria has been trying to rebuild in Jersey City after arriving in the United States this summer.
Crews In Jersey City Implode Three Buildings To Make Way For New Affordable Housing ComplexThree of the six buildings at the housing project went down just after 9 a.m. Saturday.
Officials: Driver Charged In Chain-Reaction Crash That Injured Jersey City Officers, 4 OthersA driver faces multiple charges after authorities said he caused a chain-reaction crash that injured three police officers and four other people Sunday in Jersey City.
6 People To Receive Organs From Jersey City Teen Cut Down By TragedyThe life of a teenage boy was cut short by a stray bullet on a Jersey City street, but now, he has given the gift of life to six strangers.
Jersey City Training Volunteers To Help With 911 Medical CallsAccording to Mayor Steven Fulop, when a 911 medical call is received, GPS technology will be used to alert a volunteer who is nearby.
Fire Forces 2 People To Jump From Second-Floor Window In Jersey CityThe cause of the fire is under investigation.
Jersey City's New Police Station Named For Slain OfficerThe new West District station on Jackson Avenue has been named in 23-year-old Officer Melvin Santiago's honor, one year after he was gunned down in what authorities described as an ambush.
Man Admits To Selling Threatened Turtles, Shipping Them Tied In SocksA Jersey City man admitted Tuesday that he kept turtles considered threatened under state law at his home, and shipped them to buyers by tying the animals live in tube socks and packing them in boxes.
Family Of Boy Killed In Jersey City Traffic Accident Says They Tried To Make Street SaferAccording to witnesses, two cars were speeding down the street when one car car hit 8-year-old Jermaine Jr. and drove off. Then, the second car hit him.
Family Distraught Over Death Of Teen In New Jersey Turnpike CrashJose Cruz was killed Wednesday when the car he was in flew off the New Jersey Turnpike and landed in a parking lot.
Police Searching For Gunman After 3 People Shot At NJ Park During Father's Day CookoutThe shooting happened Sunday night at Mercer Park on the border of Jersey City and Bayonne.