Category Archives: Things to do





There’s a New Gourmet Cheese Shop in Town

Can’t get enough of local businesses and great food? There’s a new cheese shop in Downtown Jersey City you have to try. After giving Jersey City residents a delicious preview at the Grove Street Farmers’ Market earlier this year, Van Hook Cheese & Grocery opened a storefront just last week on Jersey Avenue downtown. That means this new specialty grocery store is […]


Downtown Jersey City’s Pedestrian Plaza is Back!

Easily Access Jersey City’s Vibrant Downtown The pedestrian plaza stretches 500 feet down Newark Avenue, from Grove to Barrow Street, past the Grove Street PATH station. Pedestrian Plaza Extension The new pedestrian plaza aims to enhance the city’s lively, cultural district. Its creation is intended to help boost the local downtown businesses and extend the popular […]