Shopping Local in Jersey City

Ten Local Shops in Jersey City to Support Jersey City is known for its diverse and unique neighborhoods; within each, you can find locally owned small businesses to support. As you stroll, you will find shops filled with hidden gems made by passionate entrepreneurs who

Jersey City Thrifting 101

Your Guide to Thrift & Vintage Shops in Jersey City Thrift shops are often overlooked when one is looking to shop. Along with finding unique and vintage items and saving money, you can feel good about doing your part and shopping sustainably. In addition, thrift

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Jersey City

Your Perfect Valentine’s Day in JC Itinerary Valentine’s Day is here again, which means it’s time to plan THE best day ever…no pressure. Don’t stress: we made it easy for lovebirds to celebrate all week in Jersey City. Check out what to buy, what to

Black History Month in Jersey City

Celebrating Black History Month  February marks Black History Month, also known as African American History Month. It is recognized internationally, where we celebrate the achievements and contributions of African Americans throughout history and today. There are plenty of opportunities to celebrate this month, from attending

Jersey City New Businesses to Check Out 2023 

Getting bored of the local faves? Several new businesses, from restaurants and food markets to consulting companies, have made their home to Jersey City this New Year. Some of these places have yet to open, and some are still warming up in the community. Check

Holidays in Jersey City

Celebrate the Holiday Season in Jersey City  It’s that time of the year again! Lucky for us, Jersey City is filled with many events this Holiday season. Whether new to the city or a local, we’ve rounded up the many events to make planning easier

A Look Inside Flor Y Café 

A Look Inside Flor Y Café  In the Heights of Jersey City, Flor Y Café is a mother and daughter-owned flower and coffee shop. Stepping into this local shop, you will feel empowered about the coffee-making process as you can have a seed-to-cup experience. The

What To Do With The Rest Of Your Summer In Jersey City

What To Do With The Rest Of Your Summer In Jersey City These are truly the dog days of summer. Despite what your acquaintances wrote in the pages of your high school yearbook, it can be hard to H.A.G.S. when it’s 90º or more every

Gussy’s Cafe Opens in Jersey City

Gussy’s Cafe Opens in Jersey City On June 20th 2022, Gussy’s Cafe had their official grand opening at 340 Third Street in Jersey City bringing a whole new brunch menu to Jersey City. The cafe is owned by husband and wife Gus Theodosiuo and Nicole

How to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Jersey City

How to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Jersey City Celebrated across the United States and Mexico, Cinco de mayo dates to 1862, with the Mexican army’s victory against the French in the Battle of Puebla. There are so many fun ways to celebrate Cinco de