Neighborhood News: Dullboy Among Esquire’s Best U.S. Bars, New Ice Cream Parlor on Jersey Ave

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**Dullboy recently made Esquire’s list of Top 18 Bars in the U.S. “Real cocktails, good food, regulars who know the art of conversation: Believe it or not, this is Jersey City,” writes Esquire. The magazine also recommends trying Dullboy’s Gibson, a cocktail made with gin, French dry vermouth, and pickled onion. (This one is my personal favorite). —Esquire

**A new ice cream parlor is coming to 512 Jersey Avenue. As first tweeted by Mordi’s Food Truck, the parlor will be called Freshly Freeze Ice Cream. No word on an opening date.

**Dining al fresco on Jersey Avenue just got a little easier. The Kitchen Step recently announced the opening of its new outdoor patio at 500 Jersey Avenue. —The Kitchen Step

**Two 13-foot pieces of train track from the World Trade Center PATH station will serve as part of a 9/11 memorial in Ballston Spa, New York. The village is still working out the details on where it will be located, but officials hope to have a dedication ceremony by the beginning of September. —Times Union