The Brooklyn Nets take on the New York Knicks tonight at 7:30 PM.  Allow NYNJ.COM to take you back to December 8th, 2018...The Nets and Knicks were both 8-18 in typical recent New York basketball style.. Just a month prior (November 13th) the Nets lost arguably their biggest star at the time, Caris LeVert, with a serious lower leg injury. ...
Ultimate Disco Cruise
So much activity began the moment one checked in to board the 2020 Ultimate Disco Cruise ship. By the stroke of midnight on the initial night, one feels as if they have been already awarded with a week’s worth of cruise joy – even before the most fun has started. Key West and Ultimate Disco Cruise Fun The first night of...
Light of Day
Light of Day is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2020 with 10 days of music events and the goal of raising over $6 million cumulative 20-year total to beat Parkinson’s. Over 50 events by 150 music acts are to take place in five cities and three states, from Jan. 10-20, 2020. The hosting cities are Asbury Park, NJ, Montclair,...
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Brooklyn, NY On this throwback Thursday we take a look back at "Crazy Eddie" a consumer electronic chain of stores that was started in Brooklyn in 1971 by Eddie Antar.  Before Best Buy, Circuit City and the internet, Crazy Eddie had carved out a large niche with 43 stores in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut and reportedly brought in...
It hasn't been that long since #FoodGod and NYNJ legend Anthony Bourdain passed away.  While the world is still mourning his loss, the NYC housing market continues... Tucked away on the Upper East Side the unit is located at Carnegie Hill Tower (40 East 94th Street), one block from Central Park.  Anthony and his wife Ottavia Busia originally purchased the...
Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing a never seen look at the murder of The Notorious B.I.G., which happened relatively soon after the murder of Tupac.  Johnny Depp plays Russel Poole (Retired LAPD Detective) and Forest Whitacker plays “Jack” Jackson (LA...
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Did video kill the radio star? Was the city built on rock ’n roll? Concertgoers will have a chance to find out when the world’s best ’80s musical group, Jessie’s Girl, takes its “Back to the Eighties” show to Montclair, NJ Wellmont Theater on June 7 at 8 p.m. Jessie’s Girl has mastered renditions of the world’s most vibrant songs, by...
energy efficient
The United States first-ever energy-efficient pre-Kindergarten built within a passive house building, and designed to meet passive house standards, has been completed by New York City School Construction Authority (SCA) and CTA Architects, P.C. (CTA). This passive house building has been constructed according to the principles of the Passive House Institute (PHI). Being energy-efficient is the ultimate-goal of the...
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This fall, Sony pictures will release "White Boy Rick" with Matthew McConaughey staring as Ricks shady dad.  The movie is based on a true story in 1980's Detroit during the Crack Boom.  It follows the rise and fall of "White Boy Rick" who's real name is Richard Wershe.  Under some interesting circumstances, Rick somehow evolves into a large Detroit...
Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ EVENT SCHEDULE 4:00 Gates Open 4:00 - 6:30 Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun 6:30 Design your Lantern 6:30 - 7:30  Lantern Launch 9:30 Event Ends Buy tickets here Each adult ticket comes with the following: - Entry into the festival area - Floating water lantern - Keychain LED Flashlight - Marker - Wristband In addition, the price covers the cost of collecting and removing the lanterns from the water...
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With Comedy Central's ‘Broad City’ officially over, we have been waiting for the next big local comedy, well that wait is officially over. Man Loses His S**t at Long Island ‘Bagel Boss’ (Video) It’s Bruno is the story of a puggle that lives in Brooklyn with his owner Malcom and thier adventures in the neighborhood.  The show is absolutely hilarious, brilliant...
It was a hot and bright day recently, when standing outside the shiny Lincoln Center Plaza of New York, a tell-tale sign that there would be an exciting and energetic crowd entering the MET Opera House for the premiere of Downton Abbey: The New Era, a period drama, and the latest sequel of what I call a franchise. This...
Anyone want to take a quick dip in the Hudson River?..  Maybe not, but Manhattan has been approved for its first ever public beach. The $60 million Gansevoort Peninsula portion of the Hudson River Park Trust’s $900 million park renovation project is completed, after two years of construction, in 2022, it will be the largest green space in the 4...
Cherry Hill, NJ  This 5 beds/5 bath (6,688 sq ft) home has it all.  Once owned by the legendary Muhammad Ali.  Ali lived in the home when he moved from Chicago to the east coast in January of 1971 to be closer to NYC. The home is listed with Sotheby's for $3,000,000.  This exquisite Mediterranean style home is one of a kind and...
Don’t miss the 18th annual Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens.  Each year, the NYBG in the Bronx puts on one of the most beautiful exhibitions in the world.  Let’s face it, New York in February can be a bit dull.  If you are looking to brighten up your life, there is no better way than to...
Today NYNJ is headed to 222 Grand Street in ultra-trendy Williamsburg to check out 'Brooklyn Running Company'. Tell us a little about your company’s story? Brooklyn Running Company opened in November 2013. We're an independent, specialty running store located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Our mission is to be a resource and community hub for the entire NYC running community. Who started BRCo? Tell us a...