Seedy Strip to Hottest Block

via New York Post: With the way this city’s trends come and go, the hot new neighborhood could be just around the corner. Then again, it could be a ferry ride away. Here are five newly hip strips in and around the city to check out — before they lose their curb appeal. Newark Avenue, Jersey… Continue reading Seedy Strip to Hottest Block

Did you say @JCBrewFest?

IN THE SPIRIT OF OKTOBERFEST, A TRADITIONAL GERMAN CELEBRATION OF BEER AND COUNTRYMEN WILL BE HELD WITH OVER 150 STYLES OF CRAFT BEER FEATURING MANY NJ BREWERIES. 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… Continue reading Did you say @JCBrewFest?

Busy Busy Bee

Local Jersey City-grown business, Busy Bee Organics, continues to expand like a busy bee in downtown JC. Founded by Michelle Berckes, CEO, Nutritionist, and Chef of Busy Bee Organics, the company has recently furthered the expansion into the retail market. Their delicious organic food is now being offered at BASE fitness at 70 Columbus. Michelle is also… Continue reading Busy Busy Bee

Table Talk Live

Hudson Kitchen kicks off its new education series Table Talk Live this March with a networking event that will bring together food entrepreneurs in a lively discussion designed to celebrate successes, tackle challenges and explore creative opportunities for collaboration. The open-to-the-public event will take place on Wednesday, March 9 from 6-9 PM at Art House Productions… Continue reading Table Talk Live

Coming Soon to JC Heights

Choc-O-Pain is a company specializing in French products, starting with slow and long fermentation breads, all sourdough based. The pastries "viennoiseries" and "tartes" are light and flaky and should transport you for a short time in France! They are is opening a store at the 942 Co-op on Summit Avenue in The Heights and we couldn't be… Continue reading Coming Soon to JC Heights

Welcome to The Heights!

Somewhere in the holiday rush, JC FYI missed some BIG news! Wonder Bagels is opening an outpost in The Heights. The new store will be located at 331 Central Avenue between Griffith and Lincoln streets. They are currently building out the store for a 2016 opening and we couldn't be more excited. Sure, Wonder Bagels… Continue reading Welcome to The Heights!

ChicpeaJC features 25 Senate Place

A recent blog post from ChicpeaJC features the new apartment community at 25 Senate Place in the Journal Square neighborhood. Want to live in a luxury building without the crazy downtown prices? Well 25 Senate Place is here. A beautiful residential building that recently opened across the street from MANA Contemporary in Jersey City’s burgeoning Journal… Continue reading ChicpeaJC features 25 Senate Place

C’mon and Give a Little

Thanks to Jersey City Eats, we have this great list of places to show your thanks this year by donating food and/or volunteering. Please donate non-perishable food items to be given out to Jersey City residents in need through Team Walker – 373 Communipaw Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07304 Donations and volunteers are also being… Continue reading C’mon and Give a Little

Business Spotlight: Just Beclaws

Just Beclaws, the local eatery located downtown at 280 First Street, serves up delicious Vietnamese Cajun seafood. The restaurant is owned by brothers Namibinh and Francis Tran. It's walkable from the Grove Street PATH station. The unique dining spot seats 50 and boasts a nautical-inspired interior. The construction of the restaurant was completed by their father, Francis… Continue reading Business Spotlight: Just Beclaws

Check out Le Grand Bazaar JC Tonight!

Le Grand Bazaar JC offers all sorts of shopping entertainment for the Friday night  crowd at the Grove Street PATH Plaza in downtown Jersey City What might you find? Certainly vintage clothes and vinyl records and Indian food and classic tee-shirts and used books and antiques, just to name a few things. But the beauty of… Continue reading Check out Le Grand Bazaar JC Tonight!