Project: EATS 2018

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June 23rd & 24th at City Hall located at 280 Grove Street in downtown JC.

THE JERSEY CITY PROJECT + the CITY OF JERSEY CITY will celebrate warm days, cool drinks and delicious eats with the annual PROJECT: EATS on June 23 + 24, 2018. The food-centric marketplace will run from 11AM to 7PM on Saturday and Sunday and will be located around City Hall at 280 Grove Street in Historic Downtown Jersey City.

For more information, visit: thejerseycityproject.com

Instagram: @thejerseycityproject — for vendor updates, giveaways, and more leading up to the event!

 

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Hound Around celebrates their expansion to Jersey City!

IMG_4024The New Year marks the beginning of a new chapter for Hoboken pet services company Hound Around. The company, which offers professional, personalized care for your pooch is expanding its family and sending its reputable walkers onto the streets of Jersey City.  To start off the company will only be caring for pets on the Waterfront and Downtown.

Of the company’s new location, Hound Around founder and fellow dog-Mom, Mindy Bandler shares her excitement “As a longtime Hoboken resident, it was only logical to start my business in my city, but now that we have served four-legged friends here for fourteen years it seems like a great time to venture into Jersey City”.

Founded in 2004, Hound Around has been offering pet services from dog walks to pawjama parties to concierge services with a personalized touch. The Hound Around philosophy is to develop long-term relationships to be able to provide consistent, reliable and most importantly familial care. If you’re interested in learning more about what makes Hound Around unique and its exceptional pet services, please visit: Http://www.houndaroundwalks.com or give them a bark at : (888) 661- WALK.

To help celebrate it’s expanding family, Hound Around is offering a welcome special of a complimentary week of services*! Whether your pet needs a visit during the day or a companion while you’re going on vacation, Hound Around is here to lend a paw.

 

ORQUESTRA BRASILEIRA DE ARTE

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The concert will take place at Grace Church on the corner of 2nd & Erie in downtown JC.

Sunday, Dec. 17 at 2 pm

Following the caroling party, join ORQUESTRA BRASILEIRA DE ARTE, CULTURA E HISTÓRIA (OBACH) for a delightful afternoon of festive classical and holiday music. On the program are gems by Corelli, Garcia, Handel, Vivaldi, McDowell, and Irving Berlin! The concert is free and open to the public.

Don’t miss the chance to hear these delightful musicians from Brazil in this beautiful, acoustically perfect space!

A peek inside the new Jersey City luxury building Vantage

vantage74jpg-6495848f92366308Vantage, a new luxury 448-unit waterfront rental building by Fisher Development Associates  opened this month at 33 Park View Ave., in Jersey City’s Downtown Liberty Harbor North neighborhood. More than 100 people have already moved in, officials said.

Vantage lies adjacent to Paulus Hook and Van Vorst Park neighborhoods. Just steps away is the dining and nightlife scene on Newark Avenue, while Manhattan is just minutes away via the Grove Street and Exchange Place PATH stations and New York Waterway ferry service.

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LA FESTA ITALIANA JERSEY CITY!!

20525216_1560985667292399_2383203021433915983_n09Zeppole. Rice Balls. Sausage/Peppers. Wine & Peaches. Gia’s Gelato. Roasted Corn. Callahans Classic Hot Dogs & Burgers. Mozzareppas. Brick Oven Pizzas. Delenio’s Meatball Sliders, Pastas. Fresh Seafood. Maglione’s Italian Ices. Espressos, Home Baked Delights, Cannoli at Caffè Italiano. White Star Craft Beers, Refreshing Cocktails. Veg Bar Vegan Specialties. Limoncello…
Come Hungry. Come Everyday to Be Able To Taste ALL the Deliciousness Awaiting You…

The Return of Project: Eats

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THE JERSEY CITY PROJECT + the CITY OF JERSEY CITY will celebrate warm days, cool drinks and delicious eats with the annual PROJECT: EATS on June 24 + 25, 2017. The food-centric marketplace will run from 11AM to 7PM on Saturday and Sunday and will be located in front of City Hall at 280 Grove Street in Historic Downtown Jersey City.

For more information, visit: thejerseycityproject.com

Instagram: thejerseycityproject — for vendor updates, giveaways, and more leading up to the event!

Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Jersey City

broa-1496152784via Eater.com – In the last five years, downtown Jersey City has exploded with diverse restaurants, helped along by lower costs and the rezoning of main drag Newark Avenue into a partially pedestrian-only street lined with restaurants and bars.

Here now, a guide to the best of them, including old-school Italian, James Beard-nominated pizza, Asian fusion from a celebrity chef, and several speakeasies.

Check out the Map on Eater.com >>>

You’re Invited …

…. to celebrate the 2 year anniversary of Modern Sage on Saturday, October 22nd.

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Per owner Leah Guy, the day will offer henna, chocolate, hugs, and plenty of free samples.

Modern Sage is located at 351 Second Street in downtown Jersey City.

About Modern Sage (from their website)

Modern Sage is a healing center and retail boutique located in downtown Jersey City, NJ. We offer high quality goods and services for the mind, body and spirit. If local, stop by for weekly classes, workshops or therapeutic healing services. Or, shop our store online for exclusive products including aura sprays, 100% natural candles, chakra balancing oils and much more. We can’t wait until every household lives the Modern Sage lifestyle. And at the prices we offer, that day is going to be here faster than ever.

Owner, Leah Guy is a down-to-earth health educator with an extensive background in holistic living. An artist, inspirational speaker, yogi and on-camera TV personality, she folds in 20-plus years of energy healing and nutritional studies alongside an intuitive approach to wellness that creates a healing space that is unique and transformative. Leah teaches workshops around the country on topics such as holistic integration, meditation, addiction, spiritual healing, natural skincare and chakra/energy medicine.

On Sale Now

wine-glasses_650Grace Community Services will be holding their annual Wine Tasting fundraiser again this year.

The tasting will take place on Friday, June 10th from 7pm – 9pm at 39 Erie Street in downtown Jersey City.

All proceeds benefit Grace Community Services programs, including Grace Seniors – a weekday activity center, and the Breakfast Plus program – feeding the hungry and food insecure on weekend mornings.

Purchase Tickets HERE while they are still discounted at $35. Price jumps to $50 night of.

PS: GCS is always looking for volunteers so don’t hesitate to give them a call at (201) 659-0309 or email if you’d like to help out.