Archive for the ‘Community Events’ Category

2019 Mother’s Day Parades in North New Jersey

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
a folded American flag on the ground next to a bushel of red tulips for Memorial Day

A cornerstone of the Memorial Day holiday is its parades. What parades are happening near you for Memorial Day 2019? For many Northern New Jersey cities, we’ve compiled this list of Memorial Day parades for May 2019.

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2019 Mother’s Day Events and Activities in Newark, NJ

Friday, April 26th, 2019
Happy Mother's Day card surrounded by colorful flowers

Mother’s Day only comes once a year. Treat the mom in your life to something special for 2019. For those in and near the Bergen County area of New Jersey, we’ve found the following Mother’s Day events for the month of May 2019. Take a look and, if your schedule is open, make sure to add in something for Mother’s Day 2019.

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Easter and Spring 2019 Events In and Near Lodi, NJ

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
a line of red and yellow tulips alongside Easter eggs laid on a wooden porch outside during Spring

What spring and Easter events are appearing near you for this April? We’ve taken a look through the calendar to find Easter and Spring 2019 events and activities in your area of Bergen County. Take a look below and see what piques your interest this season!

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St. Patrick’s Day 2019 Parades near Newark, NJ

Thursday, March 7th, 2019
St. Patrick's Day banner with leprechaun buckle hat and pot of gold

St. Paddy’s Day 2019 Parades in Northern New Jersey

Need something a bit festive to get into the Irish spirit for St. Patrick’s Day? This year, there are plenty of parades to be found throughout northern New Jersey. For those in Lodi, Newark, Jersey City, and more, visit your local parade or one in a nearby city for St. Paddy’s Day 2019!

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Where Do I Recycle My Tires in Lodi, NJ?

Friday, March 1st, 2019
a closeup of stacks tires zooming in on the tread pattern

Recycling is a good practice to get into, but it can be a bit complicated. Somethings can’t be recycled while others need to follow specific instructions in terms of preparation and location drop off. Those who have previously and properly ‘recycled’ grass brush, electronics, and/or metal goods are probably familiar with these rules. So, what about tires? If you have old and useless tires to get rid of, where can you take those to be recycled?

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Flower Shops and Florists in and near Lodi, NJ

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
rows of colorful flower assortments, bouquets, and vases set up inside a florist shop

Where Can I Buy Flowers in Bergen County?

What do you have planned for Valentine’s Day this year? February 14th, 2019 is just a little over a week away. We can’t plan your schedule for you, but we do have some suggestions you might want to make note of.

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Fancy and Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day 2019 in Lodi, NJ

Friday, February 1st, 2019
Valentine's Day dinner with red plate, knife, fork, and napkin in a restaurant

February is here in 2019. For many, this means the Super Bowl is on its way. However, don’t let your excitement over the big game override your plans for the rest of the month. We’re talking about your plans for Valentine’s Day.

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Cafes for Coffee and Tea in Lodi, NJ

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
aerial overhaed view of various cup and mugs of coffee and tea

It’s sometimes hard to find any motivation to get up in the morning. This is true throughout the year, but even more so now with the winter weather permeating everything outside. The cold is thick in the air and snow and slush cover the roads. So, how can you stand to wake up? A great way is a hot cup of coffee or one of simmering tea along with a filling snack giving yourself some fuel to kick things in gear for a productive day. Whether in the early morning or as a cool down after a long day of work, we recommend checking out one of these local cafes to help you regain a little focus with some caffeine and good food.

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Ski Resorts, Slopes, and Trails near Lodi, NJ

Friday, January 4th, 2019
a man dressed up in thick winter gear skiing on the top of a snowy mountain top with a glaring sun behind them

Find a Fun Place to Ski in Bergen County

Rather than being stuck inside, hating the cold with a passion, get out and have fun with it at a winter resort near you. Sure, the title might say skiing, but that includes snowboarding, sledding, and many more outdoor and indoor activities for most of the locations on our list. For residents of Lodi, New Jersey, and the surrounding area of Bergen County, there are many wonderful winter resorts to enjoy close by. Today, we’ll go over our selections of the many ski resorts near you!

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2018 Christmas Tree Farms and Lots in Jersey City and Newark, NJ

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
a wooden toy car with a tiny, snowy Christmas tree decoration tied to its roof

Have you gotten a Christmas tree for the holiday season yet? If not, you’d better hurry up as we’re already into December 2018. However, don’t worry, as you’ve got plenty of options and places to get a Christmas tree with ease. You can find a farm to pick one to be chopped own yourself, pick out a pre-cut selection at a lot, or even get an artificial tree this year if you want! Here are the best local places to get a Christmas tree for 2018 for residents in Jersey City and Newark, New Jersey!

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