It was not immediately known what caused the fire, which broke out around 3:15 p.m. Monday at 411 Bergenline Avenue in Union City.
An FBI spokesperson said the nature of the probe will not be made public until the investigation has ended.
An overloaded power strip plugged into a wall socket was blamed Sunday for sparking a fire at a Union City, N.J., apartment building that left two residents injured and a dog dead.
It was announced Thursday that the Hudson Bergen Light Rail system has received a $400,000 grant.
Daniel Ferraris, 69, of Union City said the city fire marshal called him so he stopped selling the sets of five keys on Sunday.
The set of five keys could control virtually every elevator in the city, along with stoplights, subway gates and some firehouse doors.
Spc. Jonathan Batista from Kinnelon and Staff Sgt. Raul M. Guerra from Union City both died last week while serving in Afghanistan.
Trout season begins this Saturday, and some New Jersey anglers can’t wait to cast their lines. “Over the last three weeks we’ve put out 180,000 trout statewide for Opening Day on Saturday.”
Pope Benedict XVI is visiting the island nation of Cuba today and those of Cuban descent living in Hudson County have something to say about it.
Evaristo Guerra-Buxadera of West New York was found in the basement of the building on Bergenline Avenue where the fire started Wednesday night.
The fire broke out around 9 p.m. Wednesday in the basement of a three-story apartment building on Bergenline Avenue in Union City.
Dr. Clifton Howell and drug dealer Louis Lisi were both led away in handcuffs in Hudson County court on Friday.
Police are investigating the murder of a 54-year-old New Jersey woman after her body was found inside her home by family members on Thursday afternoon.
A Union City apartment building owned by Feisal Abdul Rauf has been put into temporary custodial receivership due to code violations.
Hudson County authorities say a man who reported finding a friend’s body inside his apartment will now likely face charges in the man’s death.