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Ribbon Cutting of the new VB3 Restaurant in Jersey City

On May 2nd the newest restaurant to open onthe Jersey City watefront was VB3- Restaurant, Pizzeria & Bar – 201.420.4VB3 – 475 Washington Blvd.

Serving Italian food where  you will find a fresh, modern approach to classic Italian family recipes.  Chef Michael Colletti incorporates seasonal ingredients from local purveyors into signature small plates that evoke a sense of nostalgia, but will delight and surprise with his contemporary style.

Gary Leff, VB3 Owner

  John McCormick, Mayor of Woodbridge

Joe Russo, VB3 Owner/GM

Ricky Leff, VB3 Owner,

Chef Michael Colletti VB3 Owner,

Joe Russo   VB3 Owner/Manager

Mayor Healy, Jersey City, Jersey City Councilman Bill Gaughan,  Brad Klatt, Roseland Properties ,, Peter Mangin, Real Estate Developer


Danny Aiello, A Stand- Up Guy!


By Sally Deering

Inside photos by David Bayne

Award-winning actor Danny Aiello is the House Special — the “cherry on the Spumoni”– at Tutta Pasta Italian restaurant in Hoboken, where on any given day passers-by can catch a glimpse of Aiello holding court in the dining room, signing autographs for his fans and, in essence, spreading his special charm like finely seasoned olive oil on a hunk of crusty Italian bread.  

“People love Danny,” Tutta Pasta’s manager Vincent Borriello says. “They love to see him. He’s always happy and he makes other people happy.” Continue reading Danny Aiello, A Stand- Up Guy!

Jersey City to Host 35th Annual Cultural Arts Festival

Mayor Jerramiah T. Healy, the Municipal Council and the Department of Health & Human Services/Division of Cultural Affairs will kick off the city’s summer cultural calendar with the 35th Annual Cultural Arts Festival on Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 1 to 7 p.m. in the Central Railroad Terminal at Liberty State Park. Continue reading Jersey City to Host 35th Annual Cultural Arts Festival