606 Newark Avenue Ghost Sign Jersey City

Old History Revealed as New Hudson County Courthouse Moves Forward in Jersey City

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Demolition work is underway on several Journal Square lots that will eventually host a new courthouse, and a ghost sign from the past was uncovered before being demolished.
Weehawken Free Public Library William Peter Mansion 1

Beers and Books: History of the Weehawken Public Library

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The majestic building, built into a steep cliff, was originally constructed by a famous brewer and narrowly escaped the wrecking ball before being preserved.
St. Peter's 137 55 York Street Paulus Hook Jersey City Historic 2

Parking Could Replace a 19th Century Schoolhouse in Downtown Jersey City

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Plans to tear down the old Saint Peter’s Grammar School, which partially dates back to 1861, have been met with controversy.
St. Peter's 137 55 York Street Paulus Hook Jersey City Historic 2

After 157 Years, a Former Jersey City School Could Meet the Wrecking Ball

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Part of the Saint Peter’s Grammar School complex was built in 1861 while the other dates back to 1894, but the entire edifice could be torn down soon. Three years before becoming president, Woodrow Wilson delivered his first general election campaign speech inside while running to become New Jersey's governor.
268 Montgomery Street Jersey City Townhouse For Rent 3

Step Inside a Park-Facing Brownstone Owned by a Succession of Impressive Jersey City Women

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This Montgomery Street home has observed the evolution of the neighborhood for nearly a century and a half under the stewardship of several prominent female owners.
415 Monroe Street Frank Sinatra Hoboken Birthplace

New Residences Proposed for Frank Sinatra’s Birthplace in Hoboken

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The Monroe Street property where Ol’ Blue Eyes was born could be redeveloped into condominiums under a new plan.
East Gate Fort Monmouth Nj Opens

Former Officer Housing at Fort Monmouth Converted to Residential Homes

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The former U.S Army post now has townhomes, duplexes, and single-family residences for sale in its century-old buildings.
St. Lucys Church And Rectory Jersey City Pnj

Saint Lucy’s Church in Downtown Jersey City Among Most Endangered Places in New Jersey

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Nonprofit organization Preservation New Jersey just announced their annual list of the 10 Most Endangered Historic Places in New Jersey, advocating awareness and preservation.
84 Essex Street Paulus Hook Jersey City History Exterior 2

84 Essex Street: A Long-Time Community Gathering Spot Bears Witness to 170 Years of...

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Built between 1830 and 1840, 84 Essex Street was a storied saloon and boarding house during historic Paulus Hook's industrial heydey and is now being restored.
Bergen Square Jersey City Vincent Marchetto Model 1

Bergen Square: Looking Towards the Future

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With the development of Journal Square beginning to take shape, the community of Bergen Square finds itself in an ideal position to reap the benefits of residual growth.

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