Tagged with Jersey City

We used to walk to school…

We used to walk to school…

We used to walk to school when I was small. Alone. There was no fear. We played games with our friends on our way and told each other jokes and complained about homework. My kids will never have these memories. I used to walk to preschool with my kids. Every day. Rain or shine. Hot … Continue reading

Spring 2012 Tree Planting in Jersey City

Spring 2012 Tree Planting in Jersey City

Live in Jersey City and would like to see more trees on your block? Here’s your chance to get one, or more, depending on the width of your property. Jersey City’s Department of Public Works, Division of Parks and Forestry is currently accepting applications for Spring 2012 Tree Planting in an effort to make Jersey City a … Continue reading

Newport Green, Jersey City

Newport Green, Jersey City

Have you heard the buzz yet? Newport Green, the fabulous waterfront park & playground in downtown Jersey City, was opened to the public earlier this year. The park is only partially finished – The Oval and the playground are open, but the Fountain Plaza is still under construction. If you haven’t been there yet, I … Continue reading