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From brownstones to high rises, beautiful parks to the Waterfront, food trucks to farm-to-table, Liberty Science Center to Mana Contemporary, however you make it, in Jersey City, you can make it yours!

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  • Dec 4, 2014

    Inside Porta, an Asbury Park Neapolitan Pizza Bar Now Open in Jersey City

    Only the retro signage of the former Fenny's Pharmacy connects Porta (135 Newark Avenue, Jersey City; 201-544-5199) to the building's longtime former occupant. Over the past year and a half, the single-story drugstore and its clutter of outmoded backroom doctor's offices have been gutted to make way for a block-deep outpost of the popular Asbury Park pizza bar, which here stretches to Christopher Columbus Drive, and rises upward from a basement bar to a second-story roof deck that will boast a bocce court come spring. more »

  • Nov 24, 2014

    Are Top Chefs Really Fleeing New York for Jersey City?

    Move over, New York. Jersey City is fighting to become one of the culinary hotspots of the Northeast. more »

  • Nov 19, 2014

    Jersey City Stepping Out of the Shadow

    Jersey City has been on a stealthy ascent for several years now, but a thriving arts and music scene, a growing inventory of deluxe hotel rooms and an explosion of fine restaurants have driven back the shadows and put a spotlight on the community. more »

  • Jersey City's Multifamily Boom

    Nov 22, 2014

    Jersey City's Multifamily Boom

    The City of Jersey City recently launched the first phase of a $1.2 million regional marketing campaign to help attract new residents. As population growth currently stands, Jersey City will surpass Newark as the state's largest by 2016. more »

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  • Dec 20, 2014 - Jan 1, 2015

    12 Days of Science at Liberty Science Center

    ‘Tis the season for science and you’ll be thrilled by spectacular holiday fun December 20 – January 1 (closed 12/25). Try the new Infinity Climber, build and display a huge snowflake, meet a penguin, taste ice cream made with liquid ni more »

  • Apr 26, 2014 - Jan 1, 2015

    Beyond Rubik's Cube at Liberty Science Center

    GO 'BEYOND RUBIK'S CUBE' AT LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER Well, we finally did it. We built the world's first museum exhibition about the Rubik's Cube. more »

  • Historic Downtown Holiday Market

    Dec 22, 2014

    Historic Downtown Holiday Market

    All the best produce, handmade goods, delectable food vendors and many of your favorite local businesses will be here! more »

  • Dec 23, 2014

    Culinary Cafe

    Culinary Cafe is part of the Culinary Conference Center at Hudson County Community College. The Cafe is open every Tuesday from 12pm -1:30pm. more »

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