One of Paterson’s wealthiest residents unknowingly owned a painting by Leonardo Da Vinci.
Approval for a Harriet Tubman monument planned in Newark was first denied, but now a New Jersey commissioner has overruled the state panel of preservationists.
East Orange once had a reputation as one of the wealthiest suburbs until it fell on hard times. Now, one of its neighborhoods is attracting young professionals who are rehabbing 19th-century row houses.
A collection of historical photos not seen in almost 40 years is being digitized by the Paterson Museum.
A century-old collection of freemason artifacts was lost when the historic Masonic Temple in Orange burned down two months ago.
A proposed Harriet Tubman monument meant to replace a statue of Christopher Columbus that was removed in the heat of 2020’s unrest was unanimously voted down.
Old-growth forests are rich habitats for wildlife. But they are rare. These five forests survived to tell their stories.
A famous Newark Rabbi, who preceded Dr. Martin Luther King at the lectern before the “I have a dream” speech, has somehow faded from local memory.
A former church building in Newark that played an important role in black history could be demolished.
A 19th-century factory complex, where the world’s largest cotton thread company was headquartered until 1935, will become East Newark’s new town center when renovations are complete.