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  1. Jersey City delays vote on municipal ID cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    JERSEY CITY - The City Council last night delayed a final vote to adopt a municipal program aimed at helping residents who are in the country illegally obtain an ID. Council President Rolando Lavarro, who has helped lead the fight for immigrant rights in Jersey City, said there were issues with "the language of the ordinance" that would have established the Office of Welcoming Communities in Jersey City.

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  2. Jersey Journal front and back page news: Wednesday, April 26, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | NJ.com

    Marist High School in Bayonne , which is facing closure, may be getting a second chance, with the head of schools saying "we are planning to be open," with details to come later this week. A North Bergen man was sentenced to 15 years in prison for a brutal rape after a co-worker recognized him from a surveillance photo that ran in The Jersey Journal.

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  3. Union City man dies three days after attack with coffee mug: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | The Jersey Journal

    The case of a Union City woman charged with assaulting a man with a coffee mug is being investigated by Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Homicide Unit following his death three days after the incident. Alina M. Lescaille, 54, of the 4600 block of Broadway, is currently charged with striking 63-year-old Bernardo Maurin on the forehead with the coffee mug, causing two cuts on the left side of his head on April 4 in the apartment they shared, officials said.

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  4. Union City man dies three days after alleged attack with with coffee mugRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | NJ.com

    Alina M. Lescaille, 54, of Union City, appears in court on the charge of aggravated assault in Jersey City today, April 24, 2017, for allegedly hitting a man in the forehead with a coffee mug. The man died three days later.

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  5. Jersey Journal front and back page news: Friday, April 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | NJ.com

    A Union City grandfather fighting deportation is "happy" he can remain in the country for another year, but fears his wife may now be at risk. Plus, a Jersey City parish will kick off its 100th anniversary this weekend.

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  6. Jersey Journal front and back page news: Wednesday, April 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | NJ.com

    A Jersey City police officer witnessed the gunfire that killed a 19-year-old and wounded a 10-year-old on Easter Sunday, court documents revealed. A Union City grandfather facing deportation received some good news last week.

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  7. Union City grandfather facing deportation gets 1-year stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Jersey Journal

    A Union City grandfather who was facing deportation will be allowed to stay in the U.S. for at least another year. Catalino Guerrero, an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, was granted a stay of a removal by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement , a spokesman for the agency said.

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  8. Boys basketball: Pope John's Francisco Paulino, of Union City,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | NJ.com

    Francisco Paulino remembers coming back to his family's North Bergen home in tears after being cut from the town's travel basketball tryouts at 10 years old. "I remember the day like it was yesterday, when I got home and I didn't really want to tell my mother that I got cut from a team," Paulino said.

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  9. Vote: Should Jersey City approve a municipal ID program?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | NJ.com

    Jersey City City Council Wednesday night advanced a measure that would establish a municipal ID program intended to help residents who entered the country illegally or anyone who doesn't have a drivers' license or government-issued ID. Council President Rolando Lavarro said the program will "open opportunities for banking, work and access to the mainstream of society."

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  10. 2 charged with DWI in Secaucus on same dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | NJ.com

    Wilfredo Banegas Jr., 24, of the Bronx, was charged with DWI and issued multiple motor vehicle summonses after police responded to a motor vehicle accident on the Route 3 east service road at 3:35 a.m., police said. When police arrived at the scene they found Banegas in the Route 3 east roadway -- on the other side of a grass divider -- near the Hilton Garden Inn, Secaucus police Capt.

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  11. Archbishop reflects on first 100 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | The Jersey Journal

    Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, the Archbishop of Newark, right, escorts Catalino Guerrero to the Federal Building for his deportation hearing last month. Catalino Guerrero, of Union City, was granted an extension to remain in the U.S. after a meeting with Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials.

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  12. Union City (3) at Dickinson (5) - BaseballRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | NJ.com

    Adam Swift went the distance, allowing three runs on seven hits while walking one and striking out seven as Dickinson defeated Union City, 5-3, in Jersey City. Modesto Sanchez hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning for Dickinson.

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  13. Jersey City council advances municipal ID programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | NJ.com

    Jersey City Council President Rolando Lavarro is praising a new program to give municipal IDs to residents. . Council President Rolando Lavarro, who has championed the rights of undocumented immigrants in the past, said the ID program will "open up opportunities for banking, work and access to the mainstream of society."

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  14. Jersey Journal front and back page news: Tuesday, April 11, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | NJ.com

    A St. Peter's Prep graduate who was Hudson County Baseball Player of the Year in 2015 was killed when he was struck by a train in Massachusetts. Plans were unveiled this week for two new towers in Journal Square.

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  15. Softball: Kearny rallies past Hudson Catholic with 13-run seventh inningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | NJ.com

    Kearny scored 13 runs in the seventh inning to overcome a six-run deficit and defeat Hudson Catholic, 16-9, at Washington Park in Union City. Sydney Pace went 3-for-5 with four RBI and scored two runs for Kearny, while Tatiana Fermaint homered and drove in four runs.

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  16. Lane closures on 31st Street start next week for construction project, officials sayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 10 | The Jersey Journal

    Temporary lane closures will be in effect on 31st Street today and tomorrow as construction on the I-495 westbound project continues in Hudson County, officials said. The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced that its contractor will alternate the closing of one lane on 31st Street between New York Avenue and Kennedy Boulevard in Union City for milling and paving.

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  17. Lane closures on 31st Street start next week for construction project, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | NJ.com

    UNION CITY -- There will be temporary lane closures on 31st Street this week as construction on the I-495 westbound project continues in Hudson County, officials said. The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced that their contractor will alternate the closing of one lane on 31st Street between New York Avenue and Kennedy Boulevard in Union City for milling and paving.

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  18. Boggiano and Fulop say they are not perfect together: Political InsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Jersey Journal

    Watch out Jersey City Councilman Rich Boggiano -- Mayor Steve Fulop is behind you! It's OK, this is just a file photo and not a shot of a political announcement.. A couple of days ago it was reported that Journal Square Councilman Richard Boggiano will not be joining a ticket led by incumbent Mayor Steve Fulop.

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  19. Jersey Journal front and back page news: Friday, April 7, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    A Union City father who is charged with setting a fire that killed his young son is "distraught" over the charges and the death of his son, his lawyer said when he appeared in court for the first time Thursday. A video shows police trying to break up a massive brawl with pepper spray in Jersey City .

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  20. Father charged in fire that killed son 'distraught,' lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | NJ.com

    UNION CITY -- The 26-year-old Union City man charged in an apartment fire that killed his son is not only distraught over the toddler's death, as any father would be, but pained by the criminal allegations that he played a role in the tragedy, his lawyer said Thursday after an initial court appearance in the case. The father, Eddie Gonzalez Sr., 26, and, a friend, Edwin Diaz, 20, both of Union City, are each charged with causing widespread damage, a third-degree crime, and creating a risk of widespread injury or damage, a fourth-degree offense, in the March 4 blaze.

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