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WATERING HOLE JCM
Brightside Tavern
Apr 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
This lively spot on Bright and Monmouth has become the go-to place, not just for food and brew but for entertainment and a friendly neighborhood vibe. We were there on a late Wednesday morning just...
DINING OUT JCM
BROA
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Broa Café 297 Grove St. (201) 463-1467 broacafe@gmail.com I walk up and down Grove Street all the time, but I somehow missed this small Portuguese eatery. It’s below street level, so you need to ke...
VANISHING JCM
Trolley Tracks Then and Now
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“The old trolley tracks going from Hoboken to Jersey City were some 400 feet high,” Paul writes. “I believe the old photo was taken on 13th Street between Monmouth and Coles. The stanchions holding...
POINT & SHOOT
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Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
EDITOR’S LETTERJCM
Sign of the Times
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
On January 27, The Economist ran a little story titled, “Things are going eerily well for Steven Fulop.” In discussing development, Steve tells the magazine, “Grittiness makes the city special. We ...
Mic Check, 2-0-1
A Jersey City hip hop group is poised for the big time
by Steven Rodas
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Up four floors. Past a narrow hallway. Two metal doors. A barren room just barely able to call itself a lounge with three couches, a television, Bob Marley poster, and pool table with an abandoned ...
6th Borough Market
Groovin’ on a Sunday afternoon
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Just about everybody has had the experience of strolling downtown on a beautiful day. On many a warm-weather Sunday, you’d be hard-pressed to miss the lively, bustling scene that is the 6th Borough...
Double Spin
Ten-year-old twins rock the DJ scene
by Lauren Barbagallo
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Your debut performance at Madison Square Garden. It’s the iconic, career-defining moment every musician dreams about. This January, 10-year-old twin sisters and DJs Amira and Kayla Wells were about...
Got a Pain?
Call the Physical Therapist!
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Get a few active urbanites together at the dinner table, and pretty soon the conversation turns to aching body parts and how to treat them. Back in the day, people recommended doctors. Now, folks w...
PEOPLE POWER JCM
David Diaz
Cheerleader in Chief for Central Ave.
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
As with all urbanites, Jersey City residents think of their own hoods as little towns where they chat with their neighbors and shop in local stores. But Jersey City also has some pretty big shoppin...

HOW WE WORK JCM by Kate Rounds

Sea Worthy
New City Kids get a life lesson in sailing
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez

WORKING OUT WITH JCM
Colin Egan
by Al Sullivan
Photos by Terri Saulino Bish

HOW WE WORK JCM
DC TRAVEL BUREAU
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Alyssa Bredin

ON THE JOB WITH JCM
Lee Fahley
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Max Ryazansky

Team Walker Means Teamwork by Stephen McMillian