Jersey City

1010 WINS Newsroom
November 04, 2019 - 5:06 pm
JERSEY CITY (AP) -- Residents of New Jersey's second-largest city will decide Tuesday whether its increasing popularity as an affordable short-term rental option across the river from New York City has reached the point where restrictions are needed to rein in some of the unwanted byproducts...
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Andrew Weber
October 11, 2019 - 8:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A four-alarm fire tore through a row of homes in Jersey City Friday morning. The fire began in a residence on Wade Street near Rutgers Avenue right before 4:30 a.m. Firefighters are dealing with challenges such as high winds and hoarding in homes. They figured out that the...
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Mike Sugerman
October 04, 2019 - 5:00 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- As commuting gets tougher and tougher around the Tri-State area, more people are trying different alternatives. One New Jersey resident found his answer to the chaotic commute on the water. David Pike runs a specialty bus company, New York Trolley . "They are charter trolleys...
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Andrew Weber
August 02, 2019 - 1:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Bruce Springsteen’s son isn’t following him into life as a musician, but he is standing up for the Boss’s beloved Garden State. Sam Springsteen is becoming a firefighter, according to his mom. —CONGRATULATIONS -- ...You followed your dreams...JC firefighter .. --Stay safe...
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David Caplan
July 22, 2019 - 2:52 pm
JERSEY CITY, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Two men were arrested Monday after a 30-year-old female pedestrian was reportedly hospitalized after she was struck by a vehicle on a joy ride speedily traveling down a Jersey City street, that then proceeded to strike another 3 vehicles, before being taken into...
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July 04, 2019 - 5:57 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Lawyer for Davonte Moore and Shyquan Rrush says officers fired on his clients from behind without ever announcing themselves as police officers. Thomas Ashley is calling on the Hudson County prosecutor's office to perform a full investigation into the shooting. He...
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Andrew Weber
June 28, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Jersey City is implementing a ban on single-use plastic bags starting Friday. The new rule prohibits retailers from providing single-use plastic carryout bags and non-recyclable paper bags to customers at the checkout counter. Say goodbye to single-use plastic bags! Mayor...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
May 07, 2019 - 9:50 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Cops in Jersey City say they've got the guy who was setting fire to parked cars. RELATED: Scrapyard fire in Jersey City sends massive plumes of thick smoke into sky visible for miles Authorities: Death of 60-year-old man found in Jersey City home 'suspicious' Jersey...
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Dreamstime
April 26, 2019 - 11:05 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A fire at a scrap yard in Jersey City created a huge clouds of black smoke on Thursday afternoon. Firefighters put out the fire at Sims Metal Management scrap metal yard along New York Harbor with the help of a Fire Department of New York boat which arrived at the...
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Dreamstime
April 12, 2019 - 1:30 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- A father was able to escape a three-alarm fire in his Jersey City home by climbing out a second floor window with his three young daughters Friday morning. The fire started in the rear section of the four family house on Gates Avenue just after 10:30 a.m. Large fire on Gates...
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