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EDITOR’S LETTER JCM
We’re on a Roll
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Have you noticed? There’s a real lively vibe in the city these days. I can feel it, just biking around. I can hear it in the voices of people I interview for the magazine. Our story on cranes and o...
Falcon Fiends
Some folks just can’t stop watching that webcam
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Talk about birders without binoculars. In 2001, the Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey set up a webcam on the roof of 101 Hudson St., a building owned by Mack-Cali. The reason? To keep an e...
Cranes on the Rise!
Adding industrial chic to the JC landscape
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They’re everywhere. If you live or work in a high rise, you might be on eye level with them. On the street, you see them soaring from construction sites. They look a little like the bird version of...
PEOPLE POWER JCM
Jazz Dreams
If you can make it here …
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Anyone in the arts will tell you: It’s not easy trying to make a living at the thing you love most, especially in the complex world of jazz. Just ask Jersey City resident Lauren Shub. I first heard...
STUDIO JCM
Grigory Gurevich
Painter, sculptor, teacher—an artist for all seasons
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I’d heard his name long before I got the chance to chat with him. He’s well known around town as a teacher and Renaissance man of the visual arts. Lots of folks find their way to JC from across the...
Always in Fashion
From motivation to modeling, inspiring programs guide Jersey City youth
by Stephen McMillian
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Two programs in Jersey City seek to empower, uplift, and motivate the people of Jersey City, and they show no signs of slowing down. Strike A Pose Modeling Studio & Social Graces, created by Jersey...
EDUCATION JCM
Classroom Cool
Trends in kids’ stuff for the new school year
by Adriana Rambay Fernández
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While I wasn’t the first to take up a new trend or get the latest gadget as a child, I still participated in the back-to-school frenzy of getting new clothes and school supplies. I grew up during t...
SPORTS CORNER JCM
Football’s About-Face
Lincoln High School stars shine on and off the field
by Jim Hague
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Robert Hampton knows all too well the dangers of being a Lincoln High School student. A product of the school himself, Hampton, head football coach at his alma mater since 2007, has seen some of hi...
Transit Art
Original artwork adorns each stop on the light rail
by Gilbert Aguon
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After a hard day’s work, you make your way to the light rail station, head down, headphones on. You’re at the Pavonia-Newport stop, on your way to the Martin Luther King Drive station, and you can’...
HOODS JCM
Liberty Harbor
From boats and bait shops, fish shacks and forsaken factories, to high-end development
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Back in the day, mention Liberty Harbor and almost everyone would say, oh yeah, the marina. Where Surf City now stands there used to be a fish store and restaurant reportedly owned by Rev. Sun Myun...

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