06/09/14 7:11pm

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To get involved or just explore the options, stop by the Volunteer Expo:  Friends of the Loew’s will present its annual Volunteer Expo at the Landmark Loew’s Jersey Theatre, located at 54 Journal Square in Jersey City, on Tuesday, June 10 from 2-8pm.

The event, now in its sixth year, serves to connect community members to non-profit organizations seeking volunteers for a range of causes (more…)

06/05/14 10:54pm

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We posted back in November about the construction at 148 First St. what we thought at the time was to be called the “Art Building”.  Today we learned of the ribbon cutting will take tomorrow (Friday 6/6) over at the leasing office/ art gallery at 109 C. Columbus Dr.  The ribbon cutting is to celebrate the launch of leasing the new rental building dubbed “The Art House”.  The building’s website has (more…)

05/30/14 1:42pm

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On Sunday June 1st, from noon til 10pm down at Exchange Place on Montgomery between Hudson and Greene St. will the 2014 Cuban International Festival.  Always a good time and plenty of food, drink and entertainment.  This event will follow the parade to be held in Union City prior.  Come and enjoy the festivities.

05/29/14 10:08pm

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(Courtesy of The Jersey Journal)

Some entertaining links, some informative links and some controversial links of the week:

Jersey City moves bike lanes after complaints  27-May-2014, The Jersey Journal

GMA Live (Virile Barbers) VIDEO (go to 5:30)  29-May-2014, Good Morning America Live

With July 4th Fireworks Leaving the Hudson, Jersey City’s Show Will Return  27-May-2014, NY Times

Jersey City files suit against the Port Authority   22-May-2014, The Wall Street Journal

Jersey City library officials aim to raise $3 million for upgrades, restoration  29-May-2014, The Jersey Journal

Burger Battle at Left Bank!  28-May-2014, Jersey City Eats

Jersey City Eats: Community News   26-May-2014, Jersey City Eats

Billionaires Boost Schools In Jersey City   26-May-2014, The Wall Street Journal

Tommy Hilfiger sponsoring one of Jersey’s City fastest growing events  29-May-2014, The Jersey Journal

How a NJ cop won ‘Survivor’ with police training  23-May-2014, PoliceOne.com

10 Best Cities for Working Photographers in the US  28-May-2014, PetaPixel.com