2016 Turkey Trot

JC Turkey Trot 5k takes place on Saturday, November 26th from 8 AM to 11 AM at Pershing Field in The Heights. (at the corner from Central & Manhattan) Join the first annual Jersey City Heights Turkey Trot 5K and 1 mile fun run. This great race for family and racers takes place along Jersey… Continue reading 2016 Turkey Trot

#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.

One Cup at a Time

Thursday, October 13th from 7pm - 9 pm #JerseyCity is Building Relationships, One Cup at a Time. The Police Department invites you to join your neighbors and police officers for coffee and conversation on Thursday, October 13th at Wonder Bagels (321 #CentralAve) between 7pm and 9pm. The mission of #CoffeeWithACop is to break down the barriers… Continue reading One Cup at a Time

Paint Nite® at Gino’s in the Heights

Sunday, October 16 5:00PM $45 per person Raise your glass to a NEW kind of night out! Paint Nite® invites you to create art over cocktails at a local restaurant or bar, guided by a professional artist and party host. Grab your friends and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and flexing your creative muscles. There’s… Continue reading Paint Nite® at Gino’s in the Heights

Call for Musicians for Grand Opening

Reception: Friday, September 9th 7:00pm – 10:00pm We are a part JC Fridays! https://www.facebook.com/events/577936859061126/ We would like to have a music mix running in the background during our Grand Opening Weekend starting on JC Friday, September 9th through Sunday the 11th. Again over JCAST weekend in October – and we want to highlight Jersey City… Continue reading Call for Musicians for Grand Opening

Riverview Jazz Festival

The 2016 Riverview Jazz Festival is well underway and running through June 11th. The flagship event will take place from noon until 8 pm on Saturday, June 11th at Riverview Fisk Park in The Heights. This year's flagship event at Riverview Fisk Park will feature two stages and nine bands, beer provided by BuyRite, food… Continue reading Riverview Jazz Festival

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!

One Dinner …

... feeds one hundred less fortunate.  Feed JC and the Jersey City Parks Coalition is hosting the "Dinner in the Park" series through Nov. 14 – a string of monthly dinners at a park in each of the city's six wards. The series, which costs $45 per event,  continues this Saturday, Aug. 29 in Ward… Continue reading One Dinner …

The Heights Gets Another High-End Store

According to Eric Strauss at NJBiz.com, Sneaker Room will be soon be opening a store at 410 Central Avenue in the Heights section of Jersey City. This will be the chain's flagship store and will feature a special VIP room for shoppers with a high-profile. The high-end sneaker and apparel store leased the property from… Continue reading The Heights Gets Another High-End Store