St. Peter's 137 55 York Street Paulus Hook Jersey City Historic 2

St. Peter’s Sues Jersey City Over Demolition Permit Denial

St. Peter’s Prep is looking to the courts for a ruling that would allow them to tear down two historic Jersey City structures on York Street and replace them with a surface parking lot.
Columbus Barrow Residences Jersey City

Plans Revealed for Columbus & Barrow Residences in Jersey City

Jersey City’s Historic Preservation Commission has recommended a plan that would add townhomes, apartments, and a large storefront to a Downtown neighborhood.
Fitzpatrick Park Clock Tower Bayonne

Bayonne to Unveil New Refurbished Clock Tower in Fitzpatrick Park

Bells from the now-demolished St. Joseph’s Church will ring in Bayonne again, inside a restored clock tower that is set to be revealed during a ceremony this week.
756 762 Broad Street Newark

Paramount Assets Reveals Restoration Plan for Historic Building in Downtown Newark

Historic buildings that weren’t demolished were often stripped of ornamentation or covered with superficial materials. However, as current tastes change in favor of that lost ornamentation, developers are restoring original facades.
Historic Homes Newark

If Walls Could Talk, They’d Shout ‘Off with the Vinyl!’

Newark could have the prettiest neighborhoods in America… but only if we gave the humble rowhouses the same dignity as the greatest mansions on Ballantine Parkway.
Madison Resort Wildwood Rendering 2

Preservationist Hopes Doo Wop Motel Restoration Will Lead to Historic District in the Wildwoods

A Cape May-based hotel company plans to restore a Doo Wop motel in Wildwood that many feared would be demolished. 
Cathedral House 24 Rector Street Newark

NJPAC Agrees to Save ‘Black Power’ Building in Newark Historic District

Facing backlash over a plan to demolish a Newark landmark that played a role in black history, NJPAC revealed a modified redevelopment plan that would preserve a significant portion of the building including the street-facing facade and a well-known mural.
Southwest Market Hoboken 2

Plan for Southwest Market in Hoboken Headed Towards Final Approval

The Taurasi Group is looking to bring 123 units, a supermarket, retail, and office space to a historic building in Hoboken.
St Marys By The Sea Cape May

Beloved Cape May Point Landmark Saved, But Other Historic Demolitions Continue As Usual

A beloved landmark in Cape May Point was recently saved from demolition, however, the oldest home in the town was torn down this year and a Victorian dating to 1876 will be next.
Weequahic High School 279 Chancellor Ave Newark

Preservationists Win Grant to Nominate Newark’s Weequahic High For National Register

A local nonprofit is working to ensure Newark’s historic Weequahic High School is protected with national landmark status.