The oldest-standing public school in Newark is getting a long-awaited restoration and will continue its legacy educating young people of color. The post Beloved Newark Chorus Finds New Home in Historic Schoolhouse appeared first on Jersey Digs.
In 1890, the Kastners bought a plot of land in what was then the German district, and hired a talented, but lost-in-time architect to build them a “beer-baron mansion” with Franz’s initials – FJK – etched over the doorway, a feature that came crashing down earlier this year. The post Kastner Descendant Dreams of New […]
The city and Friends of the Loew’s have agreed on a Request for Proposals that would restore the facility through a $40 million revitalization, making room for both national concerts and community events at the iconic building. The post Jersey City Seeking Operator to Renovate, Re-Open Historic Loew’s Theater appeared first on Jersey Digs.
The historic former Central Railroad of New Jersey station in Midtown Elizabeth has been used on and off as a restaurant over the years, but municipal officials say that the company leasing the building did not pay rent for several months. The post Elizabeth Plans to Terminate Lease of Company Renting Historic Train Station appeared […]
Once the country’s largest thread manufacturing facility, the Clark Mill Complex will be adaptively reused as residential, retail, and commercial space. The post 616-Unit Renovation of Historic East Newark Factory Set to Break Ground appeared first on Jersey Digs.
At Dolphin Mills, 05/05/2012.
The people, parks, and historic buildings around Jersey City’s historic downtown area have a very distinct character, and this time of year, a little holiday cheer. The post Weekend Walks: Historic Downtown Jersey City Gets Festive appeared first on Jersey Digs.
After years of debate, a spooky looking Victorian home in Matawan will be turned into apartments, with the developer promising to preserve the exterior. The post Spooky Historic House in Matawan Will Be Turned into Apartments appeared first on Jersey Digs.