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Black Lives Matter Friday Forum: Power to the Youth

Black Lives Matter Friday Forum: Power to the Youth Following over a week of worldwide protests for the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement in response to George Floyd’s murder, more than 4,500 people gathered in front of Jersey City’s City Hall on Saturday, June 6th

Black Men United Hosts Community Clean Up

Black Men United Hosts Community Clean Up Right now, among protests, marches, and many hopeful, peaceful gatherings, there’s still plenty of work that needs to be done on the road to unifying our community that begins with us. Some of it isn’t exactly glamorous but

Black Lives Matter Resources

Black Lives Matter Resources EverythingJerseyCity.com stands in solidarity with the outrage for the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and the countless other injustices that have occurred to black men and women in this country in the name of racial profiling. We will

13 Spots in JC to Celebrate National Burger Day

13 Spots in JC to Celebrate National Burger Day Happy National Burger Day! While we don’t need an excuse to eat a burger, the opportunity is always welcome and what better day to chow down on your favorite burger then today? Our EverythingJerseyCity.com team decided

Top Books to Read In and Out of Quarantine

Top Books to Read In and Out of Quarantine Finally, Time to Read! Due to COVID-19 the residents of Jersey City and most of the US have more sitting-around time than they’ve had in their entire lives. What better way to spend this abundance of

10 Memorials in JC to Visit this Memorial Day

10 Memorials in JC to Visit this Memorial Day For many, Memorial Day is the unofficial start to summer. This time it looks a lot different than what we’re used to but it’s still an exciting season nonetheless. Memorial Day falls on the last Monday

Graduations Go Virtual

Graduations Go Virtual It’s graduation season, and though they might look a lot different than what we’re used to, commencement ceremonies and celebrations across the country are still happening to honor our deserving new 8th grade, high school, and college graduates. Instead of sitting under

Mental Health Awareness: Coping During COVID

Mental Health Awareness: Coping During COVID May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to put the spotlight on the importance of legitimizing mental health and breaking the stigma associated with mental health disorders. This year’s theme from the CDC is an especially apt one

Cinco de Mayo: At Home Style

Cinco de Mayo: At Home Style Happy Cinco De Mayo & Taco Tuesday Jersey City! Check out these local spots for tacos, margaritas, nachos & more to celebrate at home today.   Downtown:   Gringos (Takeout & Delivery until 8 pm) Order today for an

Jersey City Heroes in Action

Jersey City Heroes in Action During our April 29th Jersey City Heroes in Action Instagram livestream, we interviewed heroes from seven incredible organizations and heard all about their amazing causes benefiting our community. Each had 20 minutes to give information about what they’re doing and