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Octoberfest Held for 5th Year at Bar Majestic in Downtown Jersey City

Across from Jersey City’s City Hall a little Octoberfest Om-pa -pa got underway on Friday October 8th, when the trendy restaurant Bar Majestic held its 5th Annual  Octoberfest Celebration. On hand for the festivities was master of ceremonies  Real Estate Developer and partner of Bar Majestic; Paul Silverman, a few members of the Jersey City Council,  The Octoberfest Girls and many people enjoying the wonderful food, music,  beer and other libations.

The OctoberFest Girls smile in front of a vintage Jersey City Fire Engine Parked in Front of Jersey City's City Hall on Grove Street

Our River View Observer photographer Newsboi was there and snapped these photo’s…


On Hand for the festivities Council persons Mike Saldano, Willie Flood, Pete Brennan and Bill Gaughran.



Real Estate Developer Paul Silverman talks to the crowd about the Octoberfest schedule for the evening.

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Holy Rosary Feast Brings Out Large Crowds Last Week

holy-rosary-feastFormer  Parishoners of Downtown Jersey City’s Oldest Parish Come back in Record numbers  for this years La Festa Italiana

August 11 to August 15th Holy Rosary Church located on 6th Street between Monmouth and Brunswick Street in Downtown Jersey City held it’s annual La Festa Italiana.
The following are images from the five day event which is celebrated each year in August.
holy-rosary-feast-2What made this years street festival special was Holy Rosary’s upcoming Anniversary of 125 years as a downtown, Jersey City Parish.
Over the year’s the feast has become a meeting place for old
friends, class mates, and neighbors who have since moved away and come back to attend the feast.


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