The Lobby Chandelier Is Down!

Every five to eight years we need to clean, polish and re-lamp this extraordinary light fixture! Come in this Saturday for a rare chance to see one of most spectacular architectural elements of the Loew's up close -- usually, it's fifty feet in the air! And while you are here, consider spending a few hours helping FOL get ready for our new season. We'll need several pairs of hands to help with the chandelier. If you have any experience working with sheetrock and spackle, you can he...

Court Reinstates Loew’s Grant

Some of you may remember that last August, shortly after Friends of the Loew’s had beaten back Jersey City’s attempt to break our Lease, Jersey City under Mayor Steven Fulop asked Hudson County to take away a grant FOL had won for the Loew’s . No reason was really given by the City at the County Freeholder meeting where this request was considered, and more than a few members of the public spoke out against it, but the Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders nevertheless agreed to do what t...

Volunteer at the Landmark Loew’s Jersey

Volunteering at the Loew's -- getting involved because you believe the Loew's Jersey is worth your time & effort -- is a tradition that began when a small group came together to try to do something that most other people thought was impossible:  fight to save this landmark Theater from demolition.  After that hard battle was finally won, Jersey City promised lots of support to reopen the long-derelict Loew's as an arts center for our community.  But unfortunately, much of that promised suppo...
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