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  Jersey City, New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jersey City is across the Hudson River from New York City, and is part of the New York metropolitan area.
Jersey City is one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse cities in the country, with an almost equal mix of non-Hispanic whites, non-Hispanic fls, Asians, and Latinos or in other words, multicultural.
Jersey City is bordered to the east by the Hudson River, to the north by Union City and Hoboken, to the west by Kearny and Newark, and to the south by Bayonne.
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 Encyclopedia: Jersey City, New Jersey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Newark, nicknamed The Brick City, is the largest city in New Jersey and the county seat of urban Essex County.
By the 1970s, the city was caught up in a wave of urban decline that saw many of its wealthy residents fleeing to the suburbs, and led to an influx of working class citizens scarred by rising crime, civil unrest, political corruption, and economic hardship.
In the city the population is spread out with 24.7% under the age of 18, 10.7% from 18 to 24, 35.1% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who are 65 years of age or older.
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 Atlantic City, New Jersey - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hence, the city is an anchor city for the Delaware Valley metropolitan area.
The city is famous for its boardwalk, and is the home of the Miss America pageant, which has been held here since 1921.
In the city the population is spread out with 25.7% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 31.0% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 14.2% who are 65 years of age or older.
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 AllRefer.com - Jersey City, United States (U.S. Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
The city has benefited from its position across from the island of Manhattan, and many Jersey City companies are extensions of those in New York.
Jersey City was consolidated with Bergen and Hudson City in 1869; the town of Greenville was added in 1873.
In 1916, Jersey City docks were the scene of the Black Tom explosion that caused widespread property damage.
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 Atlantic City, New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The city was incorporated in 1854, the same year in which train service began, linking this remote parcel of land with the more populated, urban centers of New York and Philadelphia.
Atlantic City is cited as the Sundance Kid's birthplace in the 1969 classic western film, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
The sticky confection salt water taffy is closely associated with the boardwalks of Atlantic City.
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 JCPD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jersey City was settled by Michael Paulsen in 1633 and incorporated in 1838.
Jersey City lies on a peninsula between the Hudson and Hackensack rivers, and is situated directly across from New York City.
The Jersey City Police Department is recognized nationally and internationally as a progressive, community oriented and professional organization, and is considered one of the premier law enforcement agencies in the State of New Jersey.
www.jerseycitypolice.homestead.com /JCPD.html   (227 words)

  
 The Morris Canal in Jersey City
The opening of the Morris Canal through Jersey City in 1836 presaged an industrial and commercial boom that was to hoist Jersey City into national prominence as a manufacturing and transportation center.
It is intended for Jersey City buffs who have a general interest in the canal and for canal buffs who, to date, may have been intimidated by the urban character of Jersey City.
By contrast, the 12-mile extension through Jersey City, Kearny and the eastern section of Newark ran at sea level and was filled with salt water.
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 Welcome to the
The City of Passaic is located in the southeastern portion of Passaic County, New Jersey.
The City is located approximately 12 miles from the Lincoln Tunnel, Holland Tunnel, and George Washington Bridge.
The City's School District, conterminous with the City, is a type I school district, and is an independent legal entity administered by a nine-member Board of Education elected by the voters of the school district.
www.cityofpassaic.com   (523 words)

  
 Jersey City NJ. Jersey City New Jersey City Guide and Yellow Pages. Jersey City Restaurants, Art, Music, Real Estate, ...
Jersey City, New Jersey is full of historic landmarks such as the Apple Tree House, Barrow Mansion, Newkirk House, Old Bergen Reformed Church, Pohlman’s Hall and Prospect Hall.
Jersey City, New Jersey has several attractions including the Circle Line Statue of Liberty Ferry, the Hudson Repertory Dance Theatre, the Liberty Science Center, the New Jersey City University and the Statue of Liberty Ferry Inc. Its historical monuments are the Central Railroad of NJ Terminal and the Jersey City Museum.
Jersey City dining venues include the American Hero, the Au Bon Pain, Casino-in-the-Park, D and J Noodle Corner and Donna Pizzeria and Restaurant.
www.HelloJerseyCity.com   (371 words)

  
 The Hudson Reporter - HUDSON REPORTER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A representative of the Jersey City-based Fairmount Housing Corporation estimated recently that 20 percent of Jersey City renters spend 50 percent of their income on rent.
At the Sept. 28 City Council meeting, Gaughan opposed ordinances that would amend traffic and parking regulations for roads in the Newport area, until the matter is settled.
I mean no white person would be interested in committing an act of terrorism (Oklahoma City, Columbine, Omagh...) You look at the color of their skin, the length of their beard, the bulge in their backpack and you begin to evaluate whether or not they're going to blow you up today.
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 The Official City of Summit Website - Home
We apologize for this inconvenience again, but the City had to wait until the State adopted their budget and provide us with State Aid certification that is required by law to be printed on the tax bills.
The City is asking residents who have not received the new 2005-2006 white resident parking/disposal area permit to submit their application as quickly as possible.
The City of Summit is considering providing Wi-Fi Broadband access with in the City of Summit as a method to generate income.
www.ci.summit.nj.us   (2101 words)

  
 Jersey City History - Jersey City's Oldest House   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
During the Colonial era, this northern neighborhood of what is now Jersey City was part of the Township of Bergen in Bergen County.
In 1870 Hudson City consolidated with Jersey City.
Gilchrist (the Gilchrists were another of the original prominent Jersey City families), was the sister of Mrs.
www.cityofjerseycity.org /vanvorstfarmhouse.shtml   (894 words)

  
 Jersey City on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Kindred Healthcare Opens New Hospital in Oklahoma City and Institutional Pharmacy in Orlando, Florida; Plans Announced for Additional Hospital in Wayne, New Jersey.
Mack-Cali to Acquire 101 Hudson Street in Jersey City; Acquisition of Trophy Property to Enhance Strong Presence along the Jersey City Waterfront.
Andrew Szczurek's 2001 Toyota Celica is shown in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
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 City Of Jersey Village   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jersey Village, an incorporated suburb of Houston, is on Farm Road 529, U.S. Highway 290, and the Southern Pacific line, in west central Harris County.
Local schoolchildren first attended classes in Cypress and Fairbanks, but space was set aside at Jersey Village for a school, a park, and an eighteen-hole golf course.
The population of Jersey Village was reported as 4,938 in 1990.
www.jersey-village.com   (215 words)

  
 Atlantic City, New Jersey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
As of the census of 2000, there are 40,517 people, 15,848 households, and 8,700 families residing in the city.
The racial makeup of the city is 26.68% White, 44.16% African American, 0.48% Native American, 10.40% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 13.76% from other races, and 4.47% from two or more races.
Out of the total people living in poverty, 29.1% are under the age of 18 and 18.9% are 65 or older.
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 Jersey City History - Richard La Rovere is a professional freelance artist whose clients include real estate agencies, ...
Jersey City History - Richard La Rovere is a professional freelance artist whose clients include real estate agencies, various corporations, stores, restaurants and private citizens as well.
He is a member of the Hudson Artists of New Jersey, Inc., and the Upstairs Art Gallery in Jersey City.
His art is in the collection of the Jersey City Museum, the Community Development Corporation, the Newark and Jersey City Public Libraries along with the NJ Transit Corporation.
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 Encyclopedia article on Atlantic City, New Jersey [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A 1981 movie, "Atlantic City" is named for the city.
Atlantic City is located at 39°21'54" North, 74°26'21" West (39.364966, -74.439034)Template:GR.
As of the censusTemplate:GR of 2000, there are 40,517 people, 15,848 households, and 8,700 families residing in the city.
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 The City of Ocean City, NJ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Since July 1, 1978, the City has operated under the Mayor/Council form of government pursuant to the Faulkner Act, Chapter 69A of Title 40 of the New Jersey Statutes.
The Mayor is the chief executive of the community who is chosen for a four-year term at the Municipal Election in May and serves part-time for a yearly salary.
Since July 1, 1978, the City has operated under the Mayor-Council form of government pursuant to the Faulkner Act, Chapter 69A of Title 40 of the New Jersey Statutes.
www.ocean-city.nj.us   (210 words)

  
 The Rotary Club of Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
The Rotary Club of Jersey City was established in 1916 and has been providing service to the community in a wide variety of ways ever since.
Rotary is an organization of business and professional persons united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
The Rotary Club of Jersey City is a service organization made up of community-minded business and professional men and women who live or work in Jersey City and the surrounding area.
www.jerseycityrotary.org   (240 words)

  
 GET NJ - Jersey City's Neighborhoods
The PATH speeds from Jersey City to NYC's Christopher Street in less than ten minutes.
It takes about twenty-five minutes to go from the Pavonia/Newport station in Jersey City to 33rd Street (all these stops are along 6th Avenue) in NYC on the PATH subway.
The Western slope is the section of the Jersey City Heights between Kennedy Boulevard and Tonnelle Avenue.
www.getnj.com /jerseycity/jerseycityneighborhoods.shtml   (476 words)

  
 Jersey City News
A Jersey City man was charged with burglary after police saw him trying to break into a car parked in a private lot on Ninth Street, said Police Detective Ben Rotondi.
Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy has appointed Brian O'Reilly as the city's business administrator and John Yurchak as the director of the Department of Public Works.
Al Paternoster and City Councilman Sal Neglia are good buddies, and now they're seeking their first and second council terms, respectively.
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 ABC News: Fire Damages 9 Buildings in Jersey City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
JERSEY CITY, N.J. Aug 3, 2005 — A raging fire damaged nine buildings Wednesday afternoon in this city across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan, forcing dozens of people from their homes.
in a residential area of the city and was declared under control about two hours later.
Authorities were investigating whether the blaze might have been touched off by an electrical explosion, Fire Director Armando Roman said.
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 Jersey City, New Jersey Detailed Profile - travel and real estate info, jobs, hotels, hospitals, weather, schools, ...
Jersey City, New Jersey Detailed Profile - travel and real estate info, jobs, hotels, hospitals, weather, schools, crime,...
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 CNN.com - Sixth day of rain swamps New Jersey - Oct 12, 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
NEWARK, New Jersey (AP) -- A sixth straight day of rain from a storm that has parked itself over New Jersey snarled traffic Wednesday, delaying flights and causing flooding that was only expected to worsen.
New Jersey remained under a flood watch, and streams and rivers in several areas were overflowing by midday.
Business districts in Hackensack and Princeton were experiencing flooding; high water in Jersey City caused delays approaching the Holland Tunnel; and the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford canceled its Wednesday and Thursday night thoroughbred racing programs.
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 Ocean City Tourism Commission   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ocean City offers eight miles of beautiful beaches guarded by a beach patrol.
Ocean City offers the best in hospitality, food, shopping and family-oriented fun.
Our two-mile boardwalk is the central focus of Ocean City's attractions.
www.oceancity-nj.com   (100 words)

  
 jerseycityi.com - Home
Mayor Healy garnered 75% of the vote, a healthy mandate from the citizens of Jersey City.
An American Podiatric Medical Association study reveals that Jersey City is one of the top ten US walker-friendly cities: "Public transportation or walking is how 47% of the people who work in this gritty town get around.
To view what Jersey City residents are selling, to peruse help wanted listings, or to find a new home click here.
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 USATODAY.com - Fire damages 9 buildings in Jersey City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
JERSEY CITY (AP) — A raging fire damaged at least nine buildings Wednesday afternoon in this city across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan.
Nine firefighters collapsed because of heat exhaustion, authorities said.
Stan Eason, a city spokesman, said it appeared that the blaze had been contained by 6:15 p.m.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2005-08-03-jesey-city-fire_x.htm   (232 words)

  
 NJCUGothicKnights.com - The Official Website of NJCU Athletics
JERSEY CITY, NJ…With rain continuing to fall heavily in North Jersey and fields rendered unplayable, both of today’s New Jersey City University conference soccer games have been postponed
JERSEY CITY, NJ…New Jersey City University had never defeated Richard Stockton College in a women’s volleyball match.
JERSEY CITY, NJ…DR. JOHN D. of Piscataway, NJ, an October 17, 1987 inductee into the New Jersey City University Athletic Hall of Fame after a standout indoor/outdoor track and field career from 1968-71, passed away on September 12.
www.njcugothicknights.com   (408 words)

  
 City Of Englewood
Our purpose is to keep both residents and non-residents aware of news and information about town and informed of events and programs sponsored by the various City departments and non-profit organizations.
Voted #1 most livable city in New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly Magazine.
The City of Englewood Receives Four Awards for Neighborhood Preservation and Planning for Revitalization
www.cityofenglewood.org   (104 words)

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