Malls are inseparable from the history of postwar New Jersey, and American Dream is far from the first to promise a heady mix of retail ...
The small Essex County town on Newark’s outskirts became a civic sanctuary for first wave of Chinese immigrants forced away from West Coast
A little-known but colorful slice of maritime history can still be found in a few places
A spark of intuition while waiting for the ferry back to Jersey City led Edison to develop and refine his nickel-iron battery, a rechargeable power ...
Capt. Daniel Neil, a New Jersey merchant, crossed the icy Delaware with Washington and played a heroic role in changing the revolution’s course
Thinking outside the locks, engineers went instead with inclined planes that allowed boats to traverse steep slopes that defeated other canals
While we’re on hiatus, we’ll be posting stories from our series, New Jersey History Files. Have a happy and safe holiday and New Year.
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