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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 On Tuesday, the JC arts community came together to celebrate 12 of their own at the 2nd Annual Jersey City Arts Awards at White Eagle Hall. As the Bryan Beninghove Trio set the mood

Winter Prep For Your Pup

Winter Prep For Your Pup   As we all start pulling out our hats and gloves, it’s important to remember the winter prep for our furry friends too. So, what are some things to consider? Winter Apparel  The type of dog you have will determine

Thanksgiving Workout: 10 Ways to Burn Off Your Feast

Thanksgiving Workout: 10 Ways to Burn Off Your Feast Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year. If you’re like me, you sleep at your mom’s house the night before so you can begin the day with a generous slice of breakfast pumpkin pie. As

JC “Make it Local” Small Business Saturday Guide

JC “Make it Local” Small Business Saturday Guide Tick, tock! The holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving is here and with that comes the push to start checking off our shopping lists for friends, family, and co-workers. Jersey City is home to some incredible small

Kanye’s Album: What Does Jersey City Think?

Kanye’s Album: What Does Jersey City Think? Kanye West’s latest album – Jesus is King – is making chart-topping history. The Gospel music-influenced album, which deals with West’s newfound faith, is eliciting a multitude of responses – some enthusiastic and some incredulous – but none

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

Top 10 Apps for Jersey City Living

Top 10 Apps for Jersey City Living   Jersey City is one of the fastest-growing areas in New Jersey and is the most culturally diverse city in the U.S. as of 2019. With that said, many people are moving to Jersey City and need help

Educators Rally For Change at NJCU

Educators Rally For Change at NJCU   What would you do if you saw your professors carrying a coffin onto campus? This happened at NJCU yesterday, read why. The Story 11 state-wide American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Representatives mobilized across the state including AFT Local

Don’t Trek with Pain in Your Neck

(Article originally published on September 5th, 2019 – Scroll to bottom for update!) Don’t Trek with Pain in Your Neck Jersey City ranks third in the nation for the longest commutes. 97.1% of Americans commute to work so odds are you can understand the perils

Friendsgiving, a Roadmap to Success

Friendsgiving, a Roadmap to Success Embracing New Traditions I don’t think I’m alone in saying that Friendsgiving is one of my favorite gatherings of the year. Second cousin to Thanksgiving, this holiday became official around 2008 when the economy was suffering and millennials had tapped