Adel Mikhaeil, pictured in this file photo, was sentenced to 6 years in state prison for a bribing scheme involving two Hudson County sheriff's officers. Jersey City bounty hunter Adel Mikhaeil was sentenced Friday to six years in state prison for paying two Hudson County sheriff's officers to sign false documents claiming he had captured fugitives that were already caught by police.
JERSEY CITY - The Dr. Lena Edwards Academic Charter School in Jersey City was chosen to be the first recipient school in the United States to receive support for serving nutritious meals at school through Table For Two , an international organization whose mission is end world hunger and fight against childhood obesity. For the second time, students at the K-8 school were filmed Friday by TV Tokyo, a Japanese television, as part of a program about TFT's expansion in the U.S. and the schools' effort to educate its children about nutrition.
State Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean Jr. , shown in this 2010 file photo, showed up to a recent Port Authority board meeting Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean Jr. recently attended his first Port Authority board meeting, seeing for himself how the agency does its business after sponsoring a reform bill in the wake of the 2013 George Washington Bridge Lane closure scandal. Kean got to the Jersey City meeting early and planted himself unassumingly - though in the front row - of the public seating section, attracting no attention whatsoever before The Auditor recognized him sitting all by his lonesome.
On Thursday, March 19, about 60 Catholics from North Jersey celebrated the Feast of St. Joseph with a high Mass at a church in Bergen County. The service began at 7:30 p.m. with a solemn procession, replete with flickering candles and incense, and ended 90 minutes later, with the priest shaking the hands of attendees - and requesting that neither his name nor the name of his church be revealed in this article.
For five years, Tim Knipper has used his passion for music to impact the lives of children at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hudson County. A volunteer with the organization for the last five years, the Jersey City resident has raised money to outfit the club with a music recording studio and also organized field trips to New Jersey Symphony performances.