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  1. Ex-Bayonne business administrator's trial on theft, forgery charges postponed until JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    JERSEY CITY -- A former Bayonne business administrator's trial on charges of theft and forgery has been postponed to June 16, according to the chambers of Superior Court Judge Paul DePascale. Peter Cresci, who was appointed Bayonne's business administrator in Nov. 2008 and fired in May 2009 after former Mayor Mark Smith took office, was indicted in July 2013 for allegedly forging a signature on a settlement agreement and unlawfully taking $25,000 without informing a client.

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  2. Essex County man indicted in Jersey City bill-paying scamRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Germaine Theodore, 35, of Maplewood, stole at least $48,000 from clients through his purported bill payment and debt consolidation business, Save My Future, which had an office on Atlantic Street in Jersey City, acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said. Theodore, who was indicted in February with stealing $250,000 from clients of his Maplewood firm, TGC Movement, Inc., opened Save My Future after he was charged with stealing from clients of TGC Movement.

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  3. Faces of MS: Woman refuses disease-modifying drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    O'Donnell, who was diagnosed with MS in 1997, refuses to take disease-modifying medications despite doctors' advice, because she fears the side-effects. MS is an unpredictable, progressive disease of the central nervous system where the body attacks itself, causing damage to the protective sheet around the nerves -- a process that disturbs signals that run from the brain to the rest of the body, according to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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  4. 'Snake oil' seller indicted again in N.J. debt-relief scamRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Germain Theodore, 35, of Maplewood, allegedly claimed to be able to lower people's bills and debt by 35 percent, when in fact he used their money to fuel his scheme and eventually enrich himself, state authorities said Monday. TRENTON - A Maplewood man was indicted Monday for the second time in three months for allegedly defrauding customers of his debt-relief company by claiming to help lower their bills, when in fact he was stealing their money, state authorities said.

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  5. Boggiano gets help from City Hall in bid to halt Jersey City towerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    A proposed rendering of how a 42-story tower would look in Jersey City's Hilltop neighborhood. Rendering courtesy of Cushman & Wakefield.

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  6. 17 batteries stolen from trucks at Jersey City businessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Batteries were found stolen from 17 trucks at the G&A Equipment business in Jersey City, police said. When the owner of a Jersey City truck sales and rental business found a truck battery at his front gate this morning, he knew something was wrong.

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  7. Truck struck by bullet in Jersey City, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Shots were fired at the intersection of Ocean and Winfield avenues in Jersey City on Saturday night, police said. JERSEY CITY -- A parked truck was struck by a bullet when shots rang out at Winfield and Ocean avenues Saturday night, officials said.

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  8. Jersey City to create LGBT advisory boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2013 | The Jersey Journal

    Jersey City is set to create its first LGBT advisory board. Above, David Gibson, right, and Rich Kiamco, of Jersey City, celebrate their marriage on Oct. 21, 2013, the first day same-sex marriage was legal in New Jersey.

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  9. Dumped Jersey City man charged with attacking girlfriend, then copsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    A Jersey City man who was dumped by his girlfriend was charged with punching and kicking her before turning his anger on the three officers and spitting at one early Saturday, authorities said. Darnell T. Stanberry, 34, of New Street, was arrested around 1:30 a.m. and charged with aggravated assault on three police officers, simple assault, resisting arrest, throwing bodily fluids and obstructing justice, a police report says.

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  10. Newport 10K in Jersey City, May 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Over 1,000 runners took to the Jersey City waterfront on Saturday, May 2 for the 12th Annual Newport 10K -- known as the fastest 10K course in the Tri State area. Some $15,000 was awarded in prize money.

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  11. Leaders of for-profit schools in N.J., N.Y. plead guilty to fraud scheme, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Three top executives at for-profit schools with campuses in New Jersey pleaded guilty last week in connection with two fraud schemes, authorities said. Three top executives at for-profit schools with campuses in New York and New Jersey face up to 10 years in prison for their roles in fraud schemes involving student visas and financial aid, authorities said.

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  12. Hudson Happenings: Top 15 things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Enjoy art, comedy and music celebrating Star Wars at " May the Fourth Be with You " from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Northern Soul, 557 First St., Hoboken. Food from Soup Salad Sandwich will be served.

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  13. Burglar pulls out knives, threatens to jump in 2-hour standoff on Hoboken roof, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Hoboken police convinced a Weehawken man to drop two knives and to step away from the rooftop's ledge during a two-hour standoff on Saturday, according to police reports. HOBOKEN -After avoiding police for nearly a year, a suspected burglar wasn't ready to be arrested on Saturday.

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  14. photos of the week: April 25-May 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    St. Dominic Academy Head of School Barbara Griffin stands on the grand staircase inside the Jersey City Woman's Club building at 375 Fairmount Ave. which has been donated to the school, on Wednesday, April 29, 2015.

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  15. Quigley: Pope affirmed support of the work of American nunsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Thank you, Pope Francis, for agreeing to rein in that cardinal and those bishops who so severely criticized the Leadership Conference of Women Religious , complaining the nuns were working too hard for social causes and not hard enough against abortion, gay marriage, and birth control. And they were uppity besides.

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  16. Baseball: Dickinson vs. University Charter in Hudson County Tournament first round, May 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Dickinson baseball defeated University Charter, 5-4, in the first round of the Hudson County Tournament at Franco Field in Jersey City on Saturday, May 2, 2015.

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  17. Photos of the Week: Hudson County, April 25-May 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Jersey Journal

    Locals celebrated Mother Earth and met adorable goats, Goya moved its headquarters to Jersey City, a man was trapped on a dangerous cliff off Paterson Plank Road and the emotional trial of the man charged with a Kearny teen girl's murder continued -- it's been a big week in Hudson County, and The Jersey Journal has the photos to prove it.

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  18. Volunteers for nonprofit 'Jersey Cares' clean up Liberty State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    With shovels, hoes and brushes in hand, more than 50 volunteers with the nonprofit Jersey Cares descended upon Liberty State Park in Jersey City Saturday morning. "It's always good to help," Jersey Cares project coordinator Nancy Zaragoza, 50, of Morris Plains, told The Jersey Journal, as people uprooted weeds around her.

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  19. Union City police chief: Let the cameras rollRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The man who filmed a city police officer detaining him for recording a traffic stop is speaking out, saying it was his "responsibility" to document the incident. Joseph Ferrante, 20, who lives in the Jersey City Heights, told The Jersey Journal he's "been known" to film police officers in the line of duty before, but has never encountered a problem until now.

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  20. Farmers market kicks off season in Jersey City HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Dozens of Jersey City Heights residents spent yesterday at Riverview-Fisk Park, where the Riverview Farmers Market kicked off its season. "This is a great farmers market," said Heights resident Catherine Kelly.

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