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Jersey City resident receives national award for volunteer efforts with Boys & Girls Clubs (NJ.com) 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.
Were Sheridan deaths a murder-suicide? Family still has questions (NJ.com) MONTGOMERY -- For six months, law enforcement authorities and John and Joyce Sheridans' sons said the same thing: Nearly nothing. John and Joyce Sheridan died on Sept. 28, the day of a mysterious fire in their bedroom, one authorities said early on was set intentionally.
Funeral for former Jersey City schools chief set to begin at 10 a.m. (NJ.com) JERSEY CITY -- Hundreds of people are streaming into a Jersey City church this morning to mourn the death of former Schools Superintendent Charles T. Epps Jr. With less than an hour before Epps' funeral is set to begin, about a hundred people have already arrived at St.
Search continues for at least 2 after apparent NYC gas blast (NJ.com) NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers are searching for at least two people still missing after an apparent gas line explosion leveled three apartment buildings as investigators piece together what exactly caused the blast that injured 22.
Editorial: Troubling report of turmoil at N.J. National Guard requires thorough review (NJ.com) The nearly 9,000 members of the New Jersey National Guard deserve a full accounting after charges arose this week of racial discrimination and retaliatory actions at the highest levels.So do the people they serve.