Everyone knows New York and New Jersey have the best pizza in the country.  It's a statistical fact, fight me. 5 Hudson County Restaurants you need to try this week Love this creative tribute to Scarr’s Pizza by @Whatup_Dough. What's your favorite local pizzeria? Tag 'em in the comments..
This week is the bi-annual Hudson Restaurant Week.  From January 27 – February 7, 2020, there will be prix fixe discounted menus at some of the greatest restaurants in Hudson County.  Check out our Top 5 list that's so good, it'll make New Yorker's make the 2.5-mile pilgrimage to Nueva Jers... Rumba Cubana - Cuban / North Bergen Numero uno, it's no...
Today is #NationalBagelDay, a day that is celebrated religiously in our parts.  In his festive mood, Mayor Bill de Blasio shared his personal favorite bagel. “A toasted whole wheat with extra cream cheese from the Bagel Hole in Park Slope" — on Twitter.  Sounds innocent enough, there’s only one problem… ‘Mott Haven’ Winning Movie on South Bronx and Environment ‘Four Corners...
In 1977, Giorgio DeLuca teamed up with Joel Dean and Jack Ceglic.  From the beginning DeLuca's set itself apart from the competition with a minimal, upscale, museum-feel right down to the marble floors. Because of the number of art galleries and boutiques nearby, artists and their clients made a habit of stopping by for a quick bite.  The gourmet grocer...
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ProudLiving Companies, a New Jersey-based real estate company with a mission of long-term neighborhood revitalization, partnered with five New Jersey municipalities to distribute Thanksgiving turkeys this week to needy families. The company worked alongside mayors’ offices in East Orange, Newark, Irvington, Plainfield and Orange for the giveaway, which took place on Nov. 23 and Nov. 25. ProudLiving funded the...
Little Italy’s streets will be revamped to look like the gritty streets of 1975.  The throwback decor is for the release of the highly anticipated #TheIrishMan.  The 3-hour and 29 minute long flick is classic Scorsese featuring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel, Ray Romano... What, no Ray Liota? That’s disrespectful. WHO:  NETFLIX. WHAT: Free, limited edition food...
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The Bryant Park Winter Village is an iconic, European-Inspired spot to spend the holidays for both locals and tourists.  With a wide assortment of vendors and decorations, everything is Instagram worthy.  Visitors from Thanksgiving to New Years can expect long lines, huge crowds and pricey food.  For you outta-towners, Bryant Park is located in Manhattans' Fashion District near Times...
Jessie Villars is a testament to the healing power of cannabis and the industry’s ability to pay it forward to those suffering.  “I started as a patient in Medical Marijuana for five years, there have been many benefits. I started making my own edibles and people liked it. And then I got involved in a store,” Villars said regarding...
A 45-seat café run by students at RCC Hospitality and Tourism is having their grand opening today. The highly anticipated culinary collaboration is between RCC and Flik Hospitality. The café will serve up tasty soups, salads, sandwiches and baked goods.  They will also be serving coffee from Suffern-based Java Love. NJ Land-Use Firm Helps Pave the Way for Future Jersey City Whole Foods These...
Land-use consultancy Dresdner Robin has provided expert services on the future home of Jersey City’s first Whole Foods Market. Consistent with hundreds of projects it has performed in Jersey City, Dresdner Robin coordinated local and state approvals, including site plan approval from the Jersey City Planning Board. To facilitate the retrofit of a parking garage that will house the...
Selecting the perfect pizza is really not a good way to make friends.  There are many great regions for pizza, such as New Haven, Detroit, Old Forge, Chicago, yada yada.. We can argue from today to tomorrow, but it’s pretty much a statistical fact that New York and New Jersey have the best pizza in the country.  With the...
Photo courtesy of Ebb & Flow at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina.
Catering to summer crowds, Brooklyn Heights’ ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina has unveiled Estuary, a brasserie and bar offering globally inspired dishes with locally sourced produce, including seafood, meat and vegetables, with a focus on simplicity, seasonality, sustainability and provenance. Estuary at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina will be open at One Brooklyn Bridge Park (159 Bridge Park Drive). The waterfront eatery will occupy the northwest corner...
Here at Nueva York Nueva Jersey we are big on our regional culture and of course our food. If you enjoy regional food but can’t seem to find it in Boise, Idaho, Goldbelly is for you.  Some incredibly smart individuals linked up with gourmet eateries across the U.S. to offer the best food FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY delivered...
Sneakerheads at 208 Bowery street were a little too excited about an Adidas x Arizona Iced Tea pop-up shop.  All of the drama surrounded over a limed edition collaboration that include a total of four new 99 cent sneakers.  Two styles of the Adidas Continental 80 and two styles of the Yung-1.  The ultra-exclusive kicks were sold first come,...
Customers in a Bagel Boss got more than a bagel and a schmear this morning in Bay Shore, Long Island.  A vertically challenged man is seen going off on a bizarre rant about how women on dating sites aren't interested in him due to his height. https://youtu.be/iHezDd5ayqE The unidentified Bagel Boss customer is seen saying “Why is it Okay for women...
The Midwest-based Hawaiian food chain is set to open its next location in Secaucus, NJ this fall. Poké Bros has been wildly popular, opening over 24 stores since its inception in 2016. Poké bowls have become increasing popular in the mainland US. The trendy bowls of deliciousness have been refered to as the "new sushi". ‘Amazon Go’ Opens its First Store in...