The buildout is almost complete at the newest outpost of local JC biz Taproot Organics. If you are looking for superior skin care this store should be on your “must list”.  You can find all the good stuff at 377 Broadway & 17th Street, across from the Firestone. They are currently open on Saturdays and Sundays.… Continue reading BUSINESS NEWS: TAPROOT ORGANICS

#RNA thanks @Verisk Volunteers

The Riverview Neighborhood Association sends a  big thank you for the great work by the volunteers from Verisk Risk Management during their community service week. They did an incredible job helping to clean up and prepare Historic Holland St for next year's programming.

You’re Invited …

.... to celebrate the 2 year anniversary of Modern Sage on Saturday, October 22nd. 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… Continue reading You’re Invited …

World Business News

World Business Lenders, a fast-growing small business lender, today hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the relocation of its corporate headquarters to 101 Hudson Street, Jersey City, NJ. Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop delivered a proclamation to the company, and U.S. Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) and former U.S. Congressman Edolphus Towns (NY-10… Continue reading World Business News

Cause to Celebrate

Another Man’s Treasure Vintage Store will be celebrating it's new and bigger location at 353 Grove Street in downtown JC on Thursday, May 26th from 4 PM to 8 PM.  AMT, owned by Meika and Warren Franzhas been a staple of the downtown scene since 2006. You can find vintage clothing, shoes, hats, jewelry, and more.… Continue reading Cause to Celebrate

Business Spotlight: Busy Bee Organics

We recently had the pleasure of meeting Michelle Berckes, founder, CEO, Nutritionist, and Chef of Busy Bee Organics.  Happy, charming, and full of enthusiasm for her business, JCFYI decided to investigate further ... According to the website,  "At Busy Bee, we are dedicated in providing the “busy bees” of our community with health-supportive, flavorful grab and go… Continue reading Business Spotlight: Busy Bee Organics

Jersey City Merchants “Take Back the Holidays” Event

via By Terrence T. McDonald/The Jersey Journal Some Jersey City business owners are teaming up for a one-day shopping event called “Take Back the Holidays,” an initiative the owners say is an effort to rekindle any holiday spirit lost after Hurricane Sandy. “The storm hit us pretty hard, but events like this remind me how strong the… Continue reading Jersey City Merchants “Take Back the Holidays” Event