"Manhattan" Style Deli

The south east corner retail space in Liberty Towers will eventually have a “Manhattan” style deli, as first noted in July. There will probably be some high end grocery items as well as prepared foods, like most Manhattan style delis. Of course, unlike New York delis, there will be no beer in the cold drinks […]



Organic Dry Cleaning in Liberty Harbor

Liberty Harbor’s latest retail opening is an organic dry cleaners along Grand Street.



Boutique Opens on Jersey Avenue, Others Close Up

A new boutique opened last month on Jersey Avenue at Fourth Street. Meanwhile, the short lived Gas Men’s Clothing seems to have closed for good. Rumor has too that Imagine Atrium, the little gift shop that sold books, has a “For Rent” sign in the window.



Citiroots Home Decor Coming to Paulus Hook

Paulus Hook will soon have a new home decor and accessories boutique on Washington Street. The Paulus Hook neighborhood is beginning to develop a critical mass of boutique stores; Citiroots will be next door to Betty’s Bassinet, and just a few blocks away from LIFE Men’s Store and Giggles N Barks.



Sweeter Side of Jersey City

Cocoa Bakery and Cafe is coming to Liberty Harbor North, a few doors down from Edible Arrangements. The bakery and cafe is the product of pastry chef Jessica Isaacs of notable Manhattan eatery, Nobu. Meanwhile, a few blocks away, the Made with Love Organic Bakery will soon be replacing Sweet Priscilla. The new bakery is […]



Grove Street Bicycles Construction Watch

The store front for the future Grove Street Bicycles is currently under construction, wrapped up in a plywood shell while work crews prepare the site. How soon the new shop will open is ambiguous.



Bike Shop Coming to Grove Street

A vacant store front on Grove Street near First has a construction permit issued to Grove Bicycle.



Sneaker Boutique Opens On Jersey Avenue

At the end of August, a new sneaker boutique opened on Jersey Avenue. The store identifies itself as selling “streetwear” brands, and is also a graphic design house. Daily Dose is located at 510 Jersey Avenue, between Wayne and Columbus. Daily Dose



Pink Priscilla

It’s a Girl! Or a giant bottle of Pepto-Bismol exploded. Either way, the former Sweet Priscilla cafe that closed earlier this summer, got a paint job. This super secret spy shot of the interior suggests it will still be a cafe, albeit a very pink cafe.



Small Development Rises on First Street

A new building is sprouting up on Jersey Avenue at First Street. The site broke ground a few weeks ago and is already well onto a third story. The lot was once used for selling Christmas trees. The site is just off Newark Avenue — the bank of America on Newark Avenue spans the block […]




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