Jersey City Photos

You may have seen the photo below of the Central Railroad of NJ's roundhouse. Shortly after that one, I went inside and took a few more. This is one of them. Since being abandoned in 1967, the graffiti artists got very creative! Jersey City. March 1975Jersey CityCE9I6116.jpgThe Central Railroad of New Jersey maintenance plant at end of Johnston Avenue by the Hudson River. Like the rest of the railroad, it was abandoned in 1967. The World Trade Center towers rise up to the sky in the distance. Jersey City. March 1973PATH PA3 740PATH PA4 858

Johnny Rockets Grand Opening and Events at Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City

Johnny Rockets invites locals and visitors to celebrate the grand opening of its new restaurant at Newport Centre Mall in Jersey City on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 4-7 p.m. Guests will enjoy a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Franchise Owner Bill White at 5:30 p.m., samples of Hamburgers and Shakes, and have the opportunity to win a raffle for a $100 gift card. Guests who come dressed as a rock ‘n’ roll icon will receive a free soda and the chance to win a $50 gift card.

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 4-7 p.m. (Ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m.)
WHERE: Johnny Rockets, Newport Centre Mall
ADDRESS: 30 Mall Drive West, Jersey City, NJ 07310

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Jersey City’s Liberty Humane Society to hold Open House and Adoption Event

If you are a pet-lover and want to rescue an animal, you don’t want to miss this event. JC’s Liberty Humane Society (LHS) will be holding an Open House and adoption event  less than two weeks from now.

Not sure though if it will run for the entire day, as it wasn’t mentioned in the email sent to me.

LHS Open House/Adoption Event
When: Saturday, November 12, 2011
Where: Liberty Humane Society
Address: 235 Jersey City Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07305
Phone: (201)547-4147 | Email:

LHS has more events the first couple of weeks of November, check out their website:

Jersey City’s First Snow Storm of the season 2011

First Snowstorm of the season in JC! (Greenville section)

Snow in October? Who would have thought? Yesterday’s (Oct. 29) forecast reported that NY-NJ area will see 2-4 inches of snow.

Here in Jersey City, I was at Dunkin Donut (cor. Summit Avenue and Magnolia) when the snow fall started at around 11AM. It started to stick to the ground when I got home before 12PM. Several hours later, it felt like the sky dumped more than 5 inches of snow.

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Jersey City Art Exhibit – Megan Maloy: Dog Days

Here’s an art exhibit that spans from Spring season to Winter. The exhibit opens on September 9, 2011 and will take place at the Hamilton Square in Jersey City until January 6, 2012.

Megan Maloy: Dog Days
When: Friday, September 9, 2011 to January 6, 2012 (7-9PM)
Where: Hamilton Square Condominium (232 Pavonia Ave, JC, 07302)
Contact Info: 201-434-1000  | Email Elizabeth Cain at

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Rally for “Jobs, Not Cuts”

On Wed. August 11, at noon, the Hudson County chapter of will be having a rally at 35 Journal Square in front of Rep. Albio Sires office calling on elected officials to respond to the economic crisis with, “JOBS, NOT CUTS” for the American people.

Rally for “JOBS, NOT CUTS”
Objective: Let elected officials know that, “JOBS, NOT CUTS” are the way out of the country’s economic problems.
: Hudson County chapter of
When: Wed. Aug. 10, 2011 at noon
Where: 35 Journal Square, Jersey City