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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

Greener JC Announces Round 1 Greening Your Business Grant Recipients

Greener JC Announces Round 1 Greening Your Business Grant Recipients, Round 2 opens March 18, 2022    Greening Your Business Grant  In the effort to support plastic reduction in Jersey City last fall Greener JC launched the Greening Your Business Grant! This grant is funded

Women to Watch: 16 New Woman-Owned Jersey City Businesses

Women to Watch: 16 New Woman-Owned Jersey City Businesses March is Women’s History Month, and in honor of trailblazing women everywhere, Everything Jersey City is celebrating by highlighting these 16 new women-owned businesses opened in Jersey City within the last year. Whether you’re looking for

Spotlight on Raine & River Apothecary 

Spotlight on Raine & River Apothecary  If you’ve taken a stroll down Grove Street recently, you may have noticed a new face on the block. On the corner of Grove and Wayne, Raine & River Apothecary’s glowing storefront beckons to people on the sidewalk, inviting

Buy Nothing: The Economy of Local Gift Giving

Buy Nothing: The Economy of Local Gift Giving   Raise your hand if you have a pile of things that you absolutely intend to take for donation or sell online…but you just haven’t gotten around to it yet. Baby items, puzzles you never opened, clothes

Your Ultimate Guide to Supporting Jersey City’s Small Businesses 

Your Ultimate Guide to Supporting Jersey City’s Small Businesses  Falling between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is Small Business Saturday. A day to encourage folks to support local businesses by shopping small. With the holidays approaching, you’re probably wondering what to get for your loved

10 New Jersey City Businesses That Opened During COVID

10 New Jersey City Businesses That Opened During COVID If you thought opening a business was hard, try doing it during a pandemic. An entrepreneurial spirit is hard to defeat, however, and despite the many challenges, businesses have continued opening and thriving in Jersey City

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

Women’s History Month: Celebrating 8 Jersey City Female Entrepreneurs

Women’s History Month: Celebrating 8 Jersey City Female Entrepreneurs   March is Women’s History month — the perfect time to reflect and celebrate on the amazing contributions that women have made to our city. We recognize the value that female entrepreneurs present to our great,

14 Reasons Why We Love Jersey City

14 Reasons Why We Love Jersey City We’ve all spent a lot more time close to home over the past 11 months. Maybe that’s allowed you to get to know your neighborhood better. Maybe you’ve had a chance to explore other areas of Jersey City.