Living in JC

10 Best Picnic Spots in Jersey City

10 Best Picnic Spots in Jersey City   Get your basket and blanket ready! Summer is here, and picnics are on the very top of our minds. We are lucky to live in a city that offers so many lovely spots making it easy for

Jersey City Mural Arts Festival Recap

Jersey City Mural Arts Festival Recap   This past weekend, paint was sprayed and art was made during the first Jersey City Mural Arts Festival, a celebration of street art and the talented people who create it, held on Saturday, June 5th, and Sunday June

20 Shops & DIY Gifts for Jersey City Teachers

20 Shops & DIY Gifts for Jersey City Teachers   While most parents this year had to work from home with their kids still in the house, teachers had the daunting task of making the school year effective and engaging for students. To many, our

The Wild Side of Jersey City

The Wild Side of Jersey City Seals, bald eagles, and snowy owls probably aren’t the first things that come to mind when you think of Jersey City. But the incredible work of John Dunstan, who started the social media page “Wild Jersey City”, proves that

17 Perfect Day Trips for Spring & Summer

17 Perfect Day Trips for Spring & Summer It’s finally time to enjoy the outdoors. Sure, you could go to the park or into the city, but what if you want to change it up? Here are 17 locations near Jersey City that are perfect

Summer Camps for Jersey City Kids 2021

Summer Camps for Jersey City Kids 2021   Summer is right around the corner, I know it’s hard to believe, but if you have kids and are looking to have them enrolled in summer camps for 2021, deadlines are fast approaching. Many kids have spent

Jersey City Moms Making Moves

Jersey City Moms Making Moves   It’s Mother’s Day, and we’re ready to celebrate moms doing amazing things around Jersey City! We’ve highlighted just a few of our local super moms we’d like to see get a little recognition for going the extra mile for

Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2021 in Jersey City

Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2021 in Jersey City   The first Earth Day was held 51 years ago on April 22, 1970, now every April we celebrate environmental achievements and raise awareness for the need to protect our planet for future generations. There is

Councilman Saleh Talks Ramadan & Jersey City

Councilman Saleh Talks Ramadan & Jersey City   This month marks an important milestone. For many of us, it marks a new full year since the beginning of the pandemic. For Muslims, this month is particularly important, as they celebrate the holy month of Ramadan

#STOPASIANHATEJC Rally Recap

#STOPASIANHATEJC Rally Recap Over the past year, there were nearly 4,000 hate incidents of harassment, violence, and murder reported nationwide against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), with Asian women as victims 2.3x as often as men, nearly doubling the previous year’s total. In response