Ahavas Sholom Newark

Once Fearing Closure, Newark’s Oldest Synagogue Opens after Two Years

Ahavas Sholom is Newark's longest operating synagogue. But the pandemic nearly robbed them of that honor.
Branch Brook Park Newark Cherry Blossoms

This Year’s Cherry Blossom Festival in Newark Celebrates the Park’s Designer’s 200th Birthday

The visionary behind Manhattan's Central Park left hIs mark all over Newark. This spring, Branch Brook Park is hosting a series of events to celebrate his 200th anniversary.
Tory Corner West Orange

A Movie Studio and Tax Breaks — Is Tory Corner in West Orange...

With a slew of new restaurants, cafés, and possibly a movie studio, a historic crossroads in West Orange is beginning to feel like a proper neighborhood.
Roseville Newark History 2

The Highway Killed Roseville in Newark — Can it Be a Vibrant Neighborhood Again?

The one-square-mile Roseville neighborhood in Newark is currently a little rough around the edges but there is something intense about the nostalgia that old-timers have for it.
Grover Cleveland House Caldwell Nj

A Haven for First-time Homeowners, Caldwell is the Fastest-growing Municipality in the County

Homes in Caldwell are drawing more first-time homeowners who want to live in a diverse place with a thriving downtown, but are priced out of nearby towns like Montclair.