The Chronicles of Jonicole

NY ART SCENE. Jersey City dwellers, Jon Sisti and Nicole Wechsler wowed a packed house at Culturefix Gallery last night. The Chronicles of Jonicole is a collaborative show of mixed media works by the 2 young emerging artists. Featuring paintings, sculpture, drawings & weavings, the opening was well received with several pieces being tagged SOLD.

The talented couple met at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago and now reside in downtown JC.

The show will be open through Sunday December 8th. Please stop by to see some very impressive works of art.
http://culturefixny.com/

Hoboken Pizza Showdown

Think all pizza is created equal? Think again! If there is one thing Hoboken-ites have an opinion on, its pizza – and boy, do we have plenty of options. Looking for the perfect pie or a sumptuous slice, look no further! Here is a list of our faves!

Grimaldi’s – 133 Clinton Street & 411 Washington Street

Style: Coal Brick-Oven Pizza

Our tips: Known for their thin crust! Unless you want to nurse a burned tongue for a week, let it cool for a minute when the pie hits the table

 

Napoli’s – 1118 Washington Street

Style: Neapolitan Brick-Oven Pizza

Our tips: Amazing Margherita pizza! A great option to order in or spend the night out – BYOB!

 

Benny Tudino’s – 622 Washington Street
Style: Largest slice you have ever seen!

Our tips: 1 slice can feed a small family – so order sparingly

 

Dozzino – 534 Adams Street

Style: Wood-fired Neapolitan Pizza

Our tips: To share or not to share – individual pies made with local ingredients. Ask for their Reserve Menu for some outside the box combos!

 

San Giuseppe – 1320 Adams Street

Style: Coal Fired Pizza

Our tips: One of the few pizza joints with a parking lot – great for out of towners nervous about getting tickets! Try the fig, mozzarella and prosciutto pie.

 

Mario’s – 742 Garden Street

Style: Traditional Jersey Style

Our tips: Load up on the freshest toppings – try extra cheese, sausage, eggplant and tomato.

 

Zylo – 225 River Street

Style: Tuscan Steak House

Our tips: If you’re looking for a more upscale experience, this is your place. A steakhouse menu with a nice prosciutto pizza surprise on the menu!

 

Get outta town! Looking to break out of the mile square?

Trattoria La Sorrentina – 7831 Bergenline Avenue, North Bergen

Style: Neapolitain Brick-Oven Pizza

Our tips: A huge menu and worth the trip out of town

Rustique – 611 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City

Style: Brick-Oven Pizza

Our tips: House made mutz and dough made on the daily – nuff said!