Charities

6 Things to Consider When Choosing a Dog

6 Things to Consider When Choosing a Dog   Now that we’ve entered 2020 some people may be thinking, “THIS is the year I’m finally going to get a dog!” It can be tempting to impulsively choose the cutest, trendiest or most interesting breeds, so

When Can I Throw Out My Christmas Tree!?

When Can I Throw Out My Christmas Tree!?   It is officially 2020 so New Year’s resolutions and “New Year New Me” mindsets are in full effect. From experience the best way to start off this new year is with a clean slate which means

JC Church Celebrates 12 Days of Kindness

JC Church Celebrates 12 Days of Kindness A KINDNESS MOVEMENT The Hope Center Tabernacle spent the first 12 days of December serving the community through diverse acts of kindness. Church volunteers brought Christmas cheer throughout Jersey City by visiting seniors, delivering care packages and gift

Checking in with Chidick: JC’s North Star

Checking in with Chidick: JC’s North Star Every once in awhile, we encounter human beings who are so charismatic, inspiring and profound that within minutes, they leave a permanent imprint on our lives. Jersey City boasts one such individual. Dylan Chidick, a young man who

Shop With A Cop

Shop With A Cop Smiles and laughter were in no short supply this past Saturday with kids filing into Kmart to celebrate the 5th annual Shop with a Cop event facilitated by the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office. This event has successfully bridged the gap between

Soaring Heights Charter School: Bringing Holiday Joy

Soaring Heights Charter School: Bringing Holiday Joy While for some families, the holidays are a time of joyous family reunions with an abundance of food, others in Jersey City are facing another day of food insecurity. Last week, the faculty and students of Soaring Heights

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

Veterans’ Day: A Family’s Annual Park Clean Up  “Veterans know better than anyone else the price of freedom, for they’ve suffered the scars of war. We can offer them no better tribute than to protect what they have won for us.” – President Ronald Reagan,

Liberty Humane Society Rescues Animals from Hurricane Dorian

Liberty Humane Society Rescues Animals from North Carolina During Hurricane Dorian   At the end of August, Hurricane Dorian hit the Southeastern U.S., spurring states of emergency and mandatory evacuations for residents. While residents could safely remove themselves from danger, their animal counterparts needed a