The Square’s One and Only Pet Store

By: Juanita Sellers McGinley Square is home to many businesses that are swiftly gaining in popularity. The square is home to bars, mom and pops, organizations and many more. While there are many of the same kind of businesses there is only one pet store.¬† The two year anniversary of JC Pet – Topia, McGinley…

A Safe Haven In The Heart of Jersey City

By Arely Sorto, Class of 2023 McGinley Square is home to many businesses and organizations that help the community thrive, some businesses have been around for a long time and others are just starting to pop up. Among the more established businesses is WomenRising, an organization that has helped the community around McGinley Square and…

Businesses in McGinley Square

By: Jaida Johnson and Aaliyah Atkins, Class of 2019 We visited a few popular places, both old and new, ¬†around Mcginley Square. One never realize how much is actually in your neighborhood, from McGinley Square Pub, Wonder Bagel, Lee Sims Chocolate Shop, and One Spot For All Jersey City it seems there is a lot…

A Change of Heart – Developing McGinley Square

by Garvey Potter, Matthew Holowienka, and Tatiana Ferraro The “Heart of Jersey City,” McGinley Square, will house a 20-story construction called Saint Peter’s Tower by late 2016 due to a joint venture between Saint Peter’s University and the Maryland-based Sora Development, according to a January press release published on the university website. Saint Peter’s will…