Havana Nights

(This is part of the Jersey City in Havana Series, multimedia stories produced by St. Peter’s students who spent Spring Break in Cuba.) By Jayson Ildefonso, Class of 2020 As people head through the doors, gentlemen are greeted by a woman dressed in a bold glittery costume handing each man a single cigar, while ladies…

West Coast Style Comes to Jersey City’s Newly Renovated White Eagle Hall

By Tom McLaughlin, Class of 2019 Music fans lined up outside of the newly restored White Eagle Hall on Wednesday, October 11 in Jersey City to see the California-based indie pop group Best Coast perform with the Philadelphia and Brooklyn-based indie rock group Field Mouse. White Eagle Hall (WEH) is one of the newest additions…

Ladies of JC: A Night of Female-Fronted Local Music

By Christina Gravina Walking down the bright red staircase towards the lounge at Raval in Downtown Jersey City feels like you are entering a painting as you are surrounded by black and white artwork on the wall. Inside, paintings of burlesque women and various artists such as Jimi Hendrix and David Bowie cover the wooden…

Jersey City Gets Arty

By Armond Marke, Class of 2016 On Newark Avenue, between Fourth and Fifth Street, you may notice two neighboring buildings, one of them under construction and the other, a blue and grey stoned facade. The owners are hoping that these two buildings will soon merge to become the center of the thriving New Jersey arts…

Grove Street Just May Be Jersey City’s Newest Hot Spot

by Dylan Smith and Helene McGavin, Class of 2014 When one hears of Grove Street, they may think of an area designed and created as a family-friend zone for parents to go out with their children, but Grove may have more to offer the young adult seeking a fun night out. From quirky and unique…

Passport to Cuba

By Chelci Bidos In need of a vacation? Ever wonder what it would be like to go to Cuba? Well, if you have been thinking about a vacation to this beautiful island in the Carribean, check out this video on the best that Cuba has to offer!  Now that you know a little about Cuba,…

YOUR NIGHTLIFE – by Michelle Chalen

  Welcome to If you’re a college student you are most likely looking for a place with the best deals that is closer and less expensive than New York City. Well, Hudson County is where “it’s at.” Better yet, why not the city right across from Manhattan: Hoboken. The best thing about going out in…

Sports Bars

Black Bear bar & grill a well known establishment in Hudson county is profiled. It is viewed as the best sports bar in Hoboken NJ. A few regulars are interviewed and give their own personal insight on why this bar is the best in town. Video and pictures of patrons is highlighted in the piece…