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Our 10 Best Meals Worth Traveling for in 2014 | Village Voice

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Fork in the Road thinks you should get out of town on occasion, since dozens of destinations lie within just a couple hours of the city…

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Third Takes First: Jersey City’s Third & Vine Offers the Best in Wine and Cheese | The Digest

Best addition to Downtown JC in 2014!

A plate of good cheese and a glass of wine can leave you wondering why we bother with anything else.

A plate of good cheese and a glass of wine can leave you wondering why we bother with anything else.

At Third & Vine in downtown Jersey City, beverage director Brian Rothbart, fromager Jamie Mayne, and Chef Lynn Wheeler have developed a space and a menu that are as inventive as they are comforting.

The cheese and wine tavern, tucked over on Third Street…

Read more via The Digest.

Citi Bike Looks Across River to Jersey City | WSJ

Proposal by New York City’s Operator Would Start With 350 Bikes

Max Dzoba carries his bike downstairs at the Grove Street PATH station in Jersey City, N.J. KEVIN HAGEN FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Max Dzoba carries his bike downstairs at the Grove Street PATH station in Jersey City, N.J. KEVIN HAGEN FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

By ANDREW TANGEL

A new bike-share program that would connect Citi Bike to Jersey City is gaining traction, potentially extending access to the nation’s largest such system to a rapidly gentrifying area across the Hudson River.

Read more via The Wall Street Journal..

Jersey City, NJ: 10 Reasons NYC Food and Culture Hounds Should Cross the Hudson Now

Why Jersey City is becoming the Best Mid Size city in the Country…

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1st Annual Village Tree Lighting

BGT is proud to be sponsoring the 1ST ANNUAL VILLAGE TREE LIGHTING hosted by the Village Neighborhood Association this Saturday, December 7, 2013:

5:00 pm
Lambiase Plaza

(The triangle at Newark Avenue and Monmouth Street)

Decades ago, an evergreen tree in the triangle at Newark Avenue and Monmouth Street was decorated with lights for the holiday season by residents of the Village.

To help bring back this neighborhood holiday tradition, the Village Neighborhood Association is hosting a tree lighting ceremony in Lambiase Plaza this weekend.

Special Guest: Councilwoman Candice Osborne

Hot Cocoa will be served!

We’d like to thank our sponsors BGT Enterprises and Bouquets and Baskets for their generous support with this project!

Happy Holidays!

The VNA Board of Directors

Read more via JCVillage | 1st Annual Village Tree Lighting.