“Strike Force” Lifts NJCU Women To First-Ever Win Over St. Joseph’s

CORAM, N.Y. — Junior forward JULIA CASERES gave New Jersey City University a lead with her 14th goal of the young season early in the second half and her ‘Strike Force’ partner, junior forward JENNIFER ALBUJA netted the eventual game-winner just over five minutes later as the New Jersey City University women’s soccer team defeated St. Joseph’s College (LI) for the first time in program history, with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday night.

NJ Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.6 Percent

TRENTON — Monthly indicators of the New Jersey economy showed the state’s unemployment rate for August edged lower by 0.1 percentage point to 9.6 percent.