The National Junior Honor Society at School 27 in Jersey City is doing its part to raise money and spread awareness of CHARGE syndrome, a pattern of birth defects that occurs in about one in every 9-10,000 births worldwide. The school's National Junior Honor Society is leading a coin drive during the month of February to benefit the CHARGE Syndrome Foundation.
"Born in Jersey City, he was a graduate of Our Lady of Mercy Grammar School, Jersey City, St. Rose High School, Belmar and attained his B.A. in Elementary Education from NJCU in 2002. "As a young child he knew he wanted to be an educator, he wanted to return to the inner city and try to make a difference in his students' lives.
Members of The Lincoln Association of Jersey City sponsored a historic program and exhibit Friday for the Junior ROTC students at Lincoln High School. The event included demonstrations by the 26th U.S. Colored Troops, a group of Civil War reenactors who tell stories about black soldiers during that conflict.
A wealthy political donor with his eyes on New Jersey established a shadow corporation in Delaware on Dec. 23 of last year, and on the next day donated $1 million to a Super PAC with close ties to Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop. Fulop says he doesn't know who the donor is, that the fund is not under his control, and that he's an innocent bystander to all this, like the rest of us.
New Park Tavern on West Side Avenue was voted as having the best burger in Jersey City by readers of The Jersey Journal and NJ.com in 2013. Not invited to a Super Bowl 50 party tonight? Want to have the fun of a big party without the hassle of a major cleanup? Consider going out to catch the Super Bowl in Hudson County.
A handgun was recovered early this morning after police stopped a man on Rose Avenue, according to a police report. JERSEY CITY - A handgun was recovered early this morning after police stopped a man on Rose Avenue, according to reports.