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Girl Scouts DreamLab, Third in the Country, Opens in North Brunswick

A cutting-edge space from the Girl Scouts has launched with the first New Jersey location of their DreamLab concept.
Provident Bank 533 Bergen Ave Jersey City

Non-Profit New City Kids to Open New Facility in Bergen-Lafayette, Jersey City

Provident Bank has donated a 5,400-square-foot former branch building to New City Kids, who will be providing after-school programming for local youth out of the space.
Point Pleasant Beach Nj

Afraid of Becoming ‘Seaside Heights,’ Point Pleasant Weighs Short-Term Rental Ban

Point Pleasant residents say rowdy, all-night boozefests and packed bungalows are turning a historically quiet, residential shore town into Seaside Heights.
Doo Wop Motel Wildwood Nj Vintage Postcard

The Loss of Doo Wop Motels in Wildwood Is a Deeper Mystery Than Previously...

These futuristic- and island-themed accommodations were frozen in time and preservationists had all but given up on establishing a historic district dedicated to this quirky decade in architecture.
Fountain Of Salvation Church 324 Communipaw Avenue Jersey City

Greenville Non-Profit to Host Thanksgiving for Jersey City’s Needy

Mercy for my Neighbor, a Jersey City non-profit, is partnering with the Fountain of Salvation Church in Greenville on a variety of endeavors this Thanksgiving.
Crystal Lake West Orange Nj 1244

West Orange Residents Oppose Proposed Self-Storage Facility at Historic Crystal Lake

The West Orange redeveloment plans entail downing trees and cutting into a slope at an angle forbidden by the township ordinance.
Erie Railroad Walking The Newark Branch Nj 0947

Montclair Author Walks Abandoned Newark Train Tracks in Latest Work

His one-man journey is now the focus of this sixth book, "Walking the Newark Branch," which recently debuted alongside a documentary.
Sacred Heart School Bloomfield Nj 1156

Bloomfield’s Sacred Heart School Endangered Due to Redevelopment

A proposed residential development in downtown Bloomfield could endanger two religious landmarks with deep roots in the local community.
City Hall Orange New Jersey

Orange City Council Ignores all Budget Cut Suggestions, Voting to Raise Property Taxes

The Citizens Budget Advisory Committee (CBAC), a nine-member board comprised of local business professionals, opposed the 6.35 percent increase in the municipal budget.
Immigrants Memorial Monument Newark 6435

A Monument in Newark’s Ironbound Pays Tribute to Immigrants

The Immigrants Memorial Monument by sculptor Camilo Satiro is in the Ironbound at the corner of Ferry Street and Edison Place.