45 Story Tower Eventually Will Replace Boys and Girls Club

The dilapidated Boys and Jersey Club at the end of Grove Street is getting a new life.



Jersey City Flirts With Bicycle Lanes

Jersey City has built a bicycle lane to a remote Alaskan island nowhere.



109 Columbus Updates

109 Columbus in Jersey City

109 Columbus is glassed over on the upper floors.



Cinco de Mayo Celebration Tonight

Cinco de mayo in Jersey City

Tonight is Jersey City’s Cinco de Mayo celebration.



Columbus Project Resurrected

109 Columbus Drive Jersey City, NJ

The revised 109 Columbus Drive is filling in the long abandoned construction site three lots west of Grove Street. Now branded as The Grove, 109 to 113 Columbus Drive will include one and two bedroom rental units with ground floor retail space.



Cinco De Mayo on Grove Street Tonight

Tonight marks the sixth annual Grove Street Cinco de Mayo celebration hosted by Grove Street bars The Merchant and Bar Majestic. A small parade will march from Grand Street up to Mongomery Street along Grove beginning around 4pm. Afterwards, from 5pm through midnight, the bars will be offering drink specials along Grove Street. Typically the […]



Comfort Food Replacing Vacant Juice Bar

The former home of Bagua Juice will soon become comfort food bistro Park & Sixth, a Hoboken eatery. The storefront on Grove Street near First was vacant for several months. The Hoboken location of Park and Sixth focuses on assorted sandwiches and prepared foods; the Jersey City location will presumably provide a similar menu. No […]



Shop on Grove Street

We’ve been working on a handy little Grove Street area shopping guide, sort of like a mall directory, but without all the insipid elevator music or build-a-bear workshops. Not only does Grove Street have some great restaurants, but a number of unique and independent retailers worth patronizing. We’re still working on adding a few previously […]



Failed Housewares Store Replaced With New Housewares Store

Kannibal Home, a fancy housewares merchant, has replaced On The Inside, a similar store that closed a few months back. The Montgomery Street shop is tiny, but filled with both home goods and women’s apparel. Below, the former shop on the site, On the Inside:



Grove Street Bicycle Shop Opens

A new bicycle shop opened on Grove Street at First Street. The store is stuffed with bicycles and accessories.




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