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Popular Jersey City Food Truck Plans To Open First Restaurant

June 27, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Angry Archie’s, the popular Jersey City-based seafood truck, recently announced plans to open its first brick-and-mortar location this fall in its hometown.

In a social media post, the family-owned business revealed it will be setting up shop at 565 Palisades Avenue, which was previously occupied by Alma Latina Café.

Launched in 2015 by Chris Curado and ...

Jersey City Restaurant Week Returns July 17

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Jersey City Restaurant Week is set to return in July, giving locals a chance to take a night off from cooking and support area restaurants, and visitors a chance to experience the best of Jersey City dining. 

Hosted by the Jersey City Restaurant Association, the 4th annual Jersey City Restaurant Week will run July 17 to 31 and feature offers from over 80 eateries ...

Three Thirds Cafe Opens Its Doors on Jersey City’s West Side

JERSEY CITY, NJ - A new café with a focus on not only providing the highest-grade coffee and baked goods, but also offering a cool and hip community gathering space has opened its doors on Jersey City’s West Side.

Three Thirds Café is situated in ground floor retail space in the 3 Acres luxury rental community located at 400 Claremont Avenue.  The chic and trendy new ...

Shake Shack Sets Its Sights On Jersey City

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Shake Shack is coming to Jersey City.

On Tuesday, the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID) announced that the popular burger chain plans to open at 95 Christopher Columbus Drive, near the Grove Street PATH Plaza.

An exact date is not yet known.

Launched by restaurateur Danny Meyer in 2004 at Madison Square Park in New York City, Shake Shack ...

Jif Peanut Butter Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company. 

Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems, stated the FDA. Healthy persons infected ...

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Hudson County Schools of Technology Hosts Industry Partner Breakfast

July 2, 2022

SECAUCUS, NJ – Hudson County Schools of Technology held its 2022 Industry Partner Breakfast on Tuesday at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus to recognize the invaluable educational and professional contributions made by HCST’s many industry partners throughout the state. The event also provided an opportunity for partners to network with each other, as well as with teachers and staff who ...

NJ Transit Will Conduct Redesign Of Hudson County Bus Network

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — NJ Transit will soon begin examining COVID-19’s impact on local bus networks in Hudson County and what changes can be made to improve those services, the statewide transit agency recently announced.

The project — which is being funded through a $514,045 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration — ...

South Jersey Man Admits Selling Fake COVID Cleansers

June 22, 2022

CAMDEN, NJ — A South Jersey businessman pleaded guilty to selling pesticide-laced disinfectant wipes and liquid sanitizers to federal agencies, municipalities and others, falsely promising they would kill the coronavirus.

Maple Shade businessman Paul Andrecola, 63, admitted his role in a year-long scheme before U.S. District Court Judge Robert B. Kugler on Thursday in a Camden federal ...

5 Healthy Recipes for Your Backyard Barbecue

When you think of a classic American summer, three things come to mind—the Fourth of July, swimming pools, and, of course, barbecues. There are hundreds of different kinds of meat to cook (even more vegetarian alternatives) and thousands of recipes you can create from the comfort of your own grill.

But, this beloved tradition is particularly partial to high-calorie, meaty ...

How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, July 9, 11:00 AM

Liberty State Park, Jersey City

JCPD Memorial Walk

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Tue, July 12, 7:00 PM

Hoboken

Party With Purpose Annual 5k and After Party

Garden Savings FCU Partners with Local Radio Station to Support Habitat for Humanity

July 1, 2022

Garden Savings Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey with branches in Newark, Dover and South Orange, is helping to build homes for local communities in the surrounding areas. The credit union has partnered with WDHA FM (105.5 FM) to help support Habitat for Humanity and build homes for people in need.  

“We love supporting Habitat for Humanity and the great ...

Empower The Village Celebrates Juneteenth, Black Artists and Economic Empowerment at 4th Annual ‘For The Love of Art’ Show

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The second annual Juneteenth federal holiday weekend was celebrated in spectacular fashion, as Empower The Village Inc, a New Jersey-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, showcased Black excellence in the arts and hosted over 200 attendees at their annual For The Love of Art: A Juneteenth Celebration of Justice & Joy, an art show and fundraiser at the ...

Liberty State Park: Protect a National Treasure

July 6, 2022

Dear Editor,

Liberty State Park is a national treasure, a piece of our country’s history that we must protect for the enjoyment of current and future generations.

Public, green space is integral for our communities, especially in urban areas where parks are scarce. Liberty State Park is a celebrated environment for Jersey City and all of Hudson County where children, families, ...