Masquerade Ball

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Friday, April 20th from 7pm – 9 pm at the Jersey City Ballroom located at 189 Brunswick

Jersey City Ballroom invites you to join for an evening of dancing with special events happening throughout the night including a dance class, raffle, dance mixer and performances. Light bites and wine will be served.

$15pp cash at the door. No partner? No worries! Dance partner not required.

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BIJOU PROPERTIES TO INTRODUCE NEW 10-HOME PASSIVE HOUSE CONDO BUILDING IN UPTOWN HOBOKEN

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Seven-Story Building Located at 1024 Adams Street Will Launch Sales This Summer

Every now and then, we like to take a look at new projects of interest. This Passive House in Hoboken is one such project:

candela-lofts-hoboken-apartment-2A nearly-completed seven-story luxury condominium building in uptown Hoboken now has a name and a launch timeline.  Bijou Properties has chosen the name Candela Lofts for the striking new building and announced a June opening of sales for its 10 high-end residences.  The developer has also unveiled an exterior and interior rendering of the building and launched a teaser website at www.candelalofts.com where interested buyers can register as a VIP Prospect and participate in the preview opening.

Candela Lofts will be the first Passive House luxury multi-family building in New Jersey and will set a new standard for luxury and sustainable living on New Jersey’s Hudson River Gold Coast.  The building has been created to achieve a quantifiable and rigorous level of energy efficiency with superinsulation and an airtight building envelope.   Designed by Nastasi Architects, the contemporary building has been developed to achieve LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

Located at 1024 Adams Street, the one-of-a-kind Candela Lofts will feature a select number of two-, three- and four-bedroom homes with high ceilings, oversized windows, walk-in closets, sleek cabinetry and Miele appliances, and private outdoor space.  Some homes will boast magnificent views of the New York City skyline.

Additional details will be revealed on the website in the coming weeks.  Hudson Place Realty will be handling sales for building.

Riker Danzig Newport 10K

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Registration Open!

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Riker Danzig Newport 10K : Saturday, May 5th
Newport Liberty Half Marathon: Sunday, September 16th

We’re less than a month away from the 2018 Riker Danzig Newport 10K!
Sign up below and get ready to run one of the most beautiful courses in the Tri-State area! Whether you are looking for a great warm-up race before Marathon season, you’re looking to push yourself for a personal best, or you just want a fun run along the scenic waterfront, sign up today!

All runners receive a free technical shirt with registration!

2018 Jersey City Poetry Festival

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The Literary Arts Committee of The Jersey City Arts Council presents the 1st Jersey City Poetry Festival…

This nine day celebration of the written and spoken word is scheduled to take place during National Poetry Month, from April 21 to April 29, 2018 and will be a city wide event with a variety of scheduled readings, performances, open mic, workshops and panels. The focus of the Jersey City Poetry Festival is to bring attention to the thriving Arts community in Jersey City, and New Jersey. The fundamentals of Literary Arts are part of educational, social and developmental aspects of our society. To be able to expand on the essentials in a fun, educational and community driven festival is a groundbreaking effort by the Jersey City Arts Council Literary Arts Committee that is possible with the contributions and involvement of community and business partners.

Full Calendar of events with featured artists, speakers, sponsors and venue information: https://jcpoetryfestival2018.sched.com/

Craft Brew Fest

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APRIL 21st

Harborside’s Waterfront Property will be hosting an eclectic local variety of superbly fermented beer and cider in all styles combining the best elements of a Beer Garden with the staggering array of choices found only at a Craft Beer Festival. Guests will enjoy craft beer samples for the entire evening paired with live entertainment, Food and Interactive Games.

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Get ready for Project Eats!

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JUNE 24-25TH  |  11 AM – 7 PM
280 GROVE ST.  |  CITY HALL PLAZA
DOWNTOWN JERSEY CITY, NJ

A FOOD CENTRIC MARKETPLACE CELEBRATING
WARM DAYS, COOL DRINKS, AND DELICIOUS EATS

We’re so excited  that EATS is coming back for its fourth summer on the streets of Downtown Jersey City. Two days of good eatin’ with rotating vendors on Saturday and Sunday, including food tents, trucks, a bar, and more!

Be sure to follow The Jersey City Project on Instagram for the latest updates on Project: EATS, what vendors to anticipate at the event, and lots of other about-town goings-on.

Swing Dance Pop-Up!

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Celebrate Spring – learn to Swing dance!

Friday, April 6th from 7 PM – 9:30 PM at 39 Erie Street

Family Friendly

Jersey City Ballroom will be teaching Swing Dance in a great space for music and dance. No need for a partner! Bring family (kids under 12 are half price), bring friends! Light refreshments will be available. $10. Tickets available on Brown Paper Tickets.
Dance will be held in the Sanctuary at Grace Church.

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FISHER DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES’ VANTAGE RENTAL BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN JERSEY CITY RECEIVES LEED® CERTIFICATION

Vantage Building Rendering (1)Fisher Development Associates announced today that Vantage, its new luxury rental high-rise in downtown Jersey City, N.J., has received LEED® certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

Located at 33 Park View Avenue, the 45-story waterfront building achieved LEED certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance in: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, and indoor environmental quality. The LEED rating system, developed by the USGBC, is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.

Vantage features 448 rental apartments and approximately 5,000 square-feet of supportive retail space.  Lying in between Luis Munoz Marin Boulevard and South Cove in Jersey City’s Liberty Harbor North neighborhood, the glass curtain wall tower offers a convenient location just steps from mass transportation at the Liberty Harbor Light Rail Station, as well as the Grove Street and Exchange Place PATH stations and New York Waterway ferry service.

“It is a great honor to be recognized by the USGBC and to become LEED certified,” says Brian Fisher, Principal of Fisher Development Associates.  “Vantage is an excellent example of how urban buildings can promote a cleaner, healthier lifestyle for residents while positively impacting the environment.  We’re proud of this important achievement which reflects our company’s dedication to green building practices.”

Designed by S9 Architecture, Vantage features studio, one-, and two-bedroom homes, priced from the low $2,000s.    Apartments are available for immediate occupancy. Continue reading