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Jersey City has been named the #1 "Most Culturally Diverse City in America" by WalletHub. Furthermore, Livability.com ranked our very own Jersey City in the "Top 10 Best Cities for Recent College Grads". Jersey City's rich tapestry of people and neighborhoods, each with its own vibe and personality, is what sets us apart - not just in our region - but in the entire country. Have a look around. If you don't already call JC home, you might after exploring it. Go ahead, dive in!

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Jersey City’s Most Instagramable Pets

Jersey City’s Most Instagramable Pets

Living in JC Pets
Jersey City's Most Instagramable Pets Rise of the Animal InstaStar While it’s standard to expect people you meet to have...
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JC Arts Community Celebrated at 2nd Annual Jersey City Arts Awards

JC Arts Community Celebrated at 2nd Annual Jersey City Arts Awards

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JC Arts Community Celebrated at 2nd Annual Jersey City Arts Awards On Tuesday, the JC arts community came together to...
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Winter Prep For Your Pup

Winter Prep For Your Pup

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Winter Prep For Your Pup   As we all start pulling out our hats and gloves, it’s important to remember...
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Thanksgiving Workout: 10 Ways to Burn Off Your Feast

Thanksgiving Workout: 10 Ways to Burn Off Your Feast

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Thanksgiving Workout: 10 Ways to Burn Off Your Feast Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year. If you’re like...
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JC “Make it Local” Small Business Saturday Guide

JC “Make it Local” Small Business Saturday Guide

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JC “Make it Local” Small Business Saturday Guide Tick, tock! The holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving is here and...
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Kanye’s Album: What Does Jersey City Think?

Kanye’s Album: What Does Jersey City Think?

Arts + Culture Living in JC Worship
Kanye's Album: What Does Jersey City Think? Kanye West’s latest album – Jesus is King – is making chart-topping history....
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Soaring Heights Charter School: Bringing Holiday Joy

Soaring Heights Charter School: Bringing Holiday Joy

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Soaring Heights Charter School: Bringing Holiday Joy While for some families, the holidays are a time of joyous family reunions...
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Top 10 Apps for Jersey City Living

Top 10 Apps for Jersey City Living

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Top 10 Apps for Jersey City Living   Jersey City is one of the fastest-growing areas in New Jersey and...
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Educators Rally For Change at NJCU

Educators Rally For Change at NJCU

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Educators Rally For Change at NJCU   What would you do if you saw your professors carrying a coffin onto...
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Don’t Trek with Pain in Your Neck

Don’t Trek with Pain in Your Neck

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(Article originally published on September 5th, 2019 - Scroll to bottom for update!) Don't Trek with Pain in Your Neck...
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Friendsgiving, a Roadmap to Success

Friendsgiving, a Roadmap to Success

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Friendsgiving, a Roadmap to Success Embracing New Traditions I don’t think I’m alone in saying that Friendsgiving is one of...
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Jersey City in the Movies: Locations and Mentions

Jersey City in the Movies: Locations and Mentions

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Jersey City in the Movies: Locations and Mentions   We’re about to see a lot more of JC on our...
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Veterans’ Day: A Family’s Annual Park Clean Up

Veterans’ Day: A Family’s Annual Park Clean Up

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Veterans’ Day: A Family's Annual Park Clean Up  “Veterans know better than anyone else the price of freedom, for they’ve...
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Going Meatless: Greener Plate, Greener Planet

Going Meatless: Greener Plate, Greener Planet

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Going Meatless: Greener Plate, Greener Planet Digging In I have a confession to make. I love meat. I have gone...
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Fall Things to Do in New Jersey

Fall Things to Do in New Jersey

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Fall Things to Do in New Jersey We all know this time of year. The Jack-O-Lanterns have been removed, Halloween...
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Marathon Runners: Hitting the Wall

Marathon Runners: Hitting the Wall

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Marathon Runners: HITTING the WALL. Running the Distance Many moons ago when I ran a marathon, one of the dreaded...
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Fall Food Fix in Jersey City

Fall Food Fix in Jersey City

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Fall Food Fix in Jersey City   It’s fall, y’all, which means there’s plenty of sweaters, warm blankets, and comfort...
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Sustainably Fashionable

Sustainably Fashionable

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Sustainably Fashionable   You Don't Know What You Don't Know A couple of years ago, a friend of mine suggested...
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Jersey City Police Offer Safe Halloween Fun

Jersey City Police Offer Safe Halloween Fun

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Jersey City Police Offer Safe Halloween Fun     Trunk-or-Treat with the JCPD  On Jefferson Street between Central and Summit...
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Jersey City: Where Does Your Water Come From?

Jersey City: Where Does Your Water Come From?

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Jersey City: Where Does Your Water Come From?   It’s a typical Jersey City morning (if there is such a...
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The Upside Down at Liberty Science Center

The Upside Down at Liberty Science Center

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The Upside Down at Liberty Science Center (SPOILER ALERT! To all my Stranger Things fans, proceed at your own risk)...
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Being Naturally Healthy

Being Naturally Healthy

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Being Naturally Healthy   Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes  Our weather is in that in-between-seasons phase on the east coast right now. While we’ve...
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Raising Cultural Kids in Jersey City

Raising Cultural Kids in Jersey City

Arts + Culture Family Living in JC
Raising Cultural Kids in Jersey City   When it comes to raising a child, any parent wants them to be...
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WHOS Gluten Free Bakery: West Side’s Hidden Gem

WHOS Gluten Free Bakery: West Side’s Hidden Gem

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WHOS Gluten Free Bakery: West Side's Hidden Gem   Here at Everything Jersey City, we’ve got a secret. On “Whos...
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Newark Ave: Nine Nights of Navratri

Newark Ave: Nine Nights of Navratri

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Newark Ave: Nine Nights of Navratri   The holiday season is upon us! The Indian community in Jersey City every...
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Jersey City Inspired Halloween Costumes

Jersey City Inspired Halloween Costumes

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DIY Jersey City Inspired Halloween Costumes   Planning to go out in town for Halloween weekend? Use the opportunity to...
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JCAST 2019 Wrap-Up

JCAST 2019 Wrap-Up

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JCAST 2019 Wrap-Up   The 29th Annual Jersey City Arts and Studio Tour (“JCAST”), presented by the City of Jersey...
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Mural Watch: Fortoul Brothers At Canco Park

Mural Watch: Fortoul Brothers At Canco Park

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Mural Watch: Fortoul Brothers At Canco Park     Jersey City Mural Arts Program (JCMAP) Having just returned to Jersey...
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Jersey City Swarms to Busy Bee Organics

Jersey City Swarms to Busy Bee Organics

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Within minutes of stepping inside the grand opening party at Busy Bee Organics' new brick and mortar store in the Heights, it was evident that Jersey City is bursting with pride over the new storefront and the owners’ success.
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Eyes on the Prize: Coaching for Change

Eyes on the Prize: Coaching for Change

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Eyes on the Prize: Coaching for Change   Many, many years ago, my third grade teacher, who I don’t recall...
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Thinking Out-Of-The-Box In Your Box-Sized Apartment

Thinking Out-Of-The-Box In Your Box-Sized Apartment

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Accept The Inevitable Part of succeeding at apartment living is knowing that you need to have a certain keen eye...
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Fall Trends, A Creation Story

Fall Trends, A Creation Story

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FALL TRENDS, A CREATION STORY IN THE BEGINNING... The first New York Fashion Week was held in 1943 by then...
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Making it Theirs in Jersey City: Evan and Kate Gilbert

Making it Theirs in Jersey City: Evan and Kate Gilbert

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Making it Theirs in Jersey City: Evan and Kate Gilbert   Family first. For Evan and Kate Gilbert, choosing to...
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Small Businesses. Big Dreams

Small Businesses. Big Dreams

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Triumphs of Owning Small Businesses in Jersey City    From working years of odd jobs to owning two successful businesses...
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Liberty Humane Society Rescues Animals from Hurricane Dorian

Liberty Humane Society Rescues Animals from Hurricane Dorian

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Liberty Humane Society Rescues Animals from North Carolina During Hurricane Dorian   At the end of August, Hurricane Dorian hit...
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Seasonal Family-Friendly Activities

Seasonal Family-Friendly Activities

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Seasonal Family-Friendly Activities in Jersey City No matter the season, there’s plenty of fun to be had for all ages...
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3 Reasons to Move to Jersey City

3 Reasons to Move to Jersey City

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Three Reasons Why You Should Move to Jersey City Now  If you ask a commuter in the morning speed-walking through...
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10 Delicious Jersey City Foods Under $5

10 Delicious Jersey City Foods Under $5

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Top 10 Most Satisfying Foods Under $5 The Jersey City culinary scene is unmatched for its rich, diverse options of...
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The Looks and Stares, But Not at Jane Do

The Looks and Stares, But Not at Jane Do

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The Looks and Stares, But Not at Jane Do   Eyes, just so many eyes on you. From the moment...
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