Neighborhood News: Fulop Backs Out of Gubernatorial Race, Fire at Gypsy Grill

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**Mayor Steve Fulop announced on Wednesday that he will not run for governor next year. Fulop said his decision isn’t tied to any legal or personal reasons, but rather because he wants to unite the Democratic party and avoid a “bloody” primary. —WSJ

**The JCFD put out a fire at the Gypsy Grill on Wednesday night. Details are scarce, but it doesn’t appear there were any casualties. There’s still no word on what may have caused the fire.

**A Jersey City resident has been charged with stealing up to $9,000 worth of items from the Duane Reade at Grove Plaza on Newark Avenue. The crime allegedly occurred over five visits this past summer. —

**One World Trade Center has officially been given LEED certification. That makes it the tallest LEED building in the Western Hemisphere. —Curbed

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