Baltusrol Golf Club Since these words were penned by Jack Nicklaus on the occasion of Baltusrol’s centennial in 1995, the Club has continued to thrive and prosper. The courses have attained a level of conditioning and playability rarely seen in the world of golf.
The Bayonne Bridge is an arch bridge spanning the Kill Van Kull connecting Bayonne, New Jersey with Staten Island, New York City. It carries NY 440 and NJ 440. It is the fifth-longest steel arch bridge in the world, and was the longest in the world at the time of its completion.
Built in 1750, the Belcher-Ogden Mansion was the originally the residence of Royal Governor Jonathan Belcher. Belcher sponsored the College of New Jersey, which later became Princeton University. Elisha Boudinot (brother of Elias Boudinot who lived at nearby Boxwood Hall) was married here in 1778 to Catherine Peartree Smith.
Boxwood Hall has a very rich history that connects it with an early mayor of Elizabethtown, a President of the Continental Congress, the first President of the United States, the first Secretary of the Treasury, and three signers of the United States Constitution.
The Caldwell Parsonage is located along Caldwell Avenue in Union, New Jersey, United States. It was the home of the Rev. James Caldwell, a Presbyterian minister and active supporter of the Patriot cause during the Revolutionary War. The war is intertwined with the early history of the building.
Carteret is a borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 22,844, reflecting an increase of 2,135 (+10.3%) from the 20,709 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,684 (+8.9%) from the 19,025 counted in the 1990 Census.
The Crane-Phillips House, located in Cranford in Union County, New Jersey, United States, is a Victorian cottage in the architectural style of Andrew Jackson Downing, the first American architect. The Crane-Phillips House is now a museum operated by the Cranford Historical Society that offers visitors a glimpse of what life was like for a modest family in the Victorian era of opulence.
The revitalization of Dennis P. Collins Park is part of a larger plan to improve parks in the city, including Clark Park and Fitzpatrick Park, both of which are located along on Avenue C. City records show that part of the funding for the project is slated to come from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Elizabeth History Museum. The Elizabeth History Museum houses over four-thousand local history artifacts inluding exhibits on lead mining and farming. Many special exhibits hold local flavor with artifacts from area businesses, schools, and churches.
My family and I have been customers of Esposito's Park Cafe for years, sometimes eating there 2 and 3 times per week (including take-out). We're even on a first name basis with most of the staff. However, tonight was likely the last time we will eat there. My wife ordered the Chicken and Shrimp Scampi.
Elizabeth is a young woman with blue eyes and long, white hair that falls down her back, with a fringe that partially covers her right eye. She wears a light-colored blouse with a ribbon around her collar, a dark-colored miniskirt, white shoes, and a single sock that goes up to her thigh.
G. Thomas DiDomenico Park (16 th Street Park) is located on 16 th Street/Avenue A. Description: (subjective opinion plus facts like shady, sunny, ground cover, cleanliness, age of equip, etc.) For the most part, lacks shade but you can find a nice niche where there’s a shady bench. The park & playground are relatively clean & kept up. The playground is covered by recycled tire rubber in blue. The view of the Bay makes for a nice day.
The Gamble family had four children: James, George, Elizabeth Frances, and Launcelot. After college, Elizabeth spent the remainder of her life in the Gamble house on Waverley Street. Her gardens became known throughout the community and she shared them generously.
Deep fried “rippers” from Rutt’s Hut in Clifton of Hiram’s in Fort Lee, Paterson-style Texas Weiners, and the Italian hot dog, a Newark creation, loaded with potatoes, peppers and onions are uniquely Jersey foods, and must be part of any serious debate about the best hot dogs in the country.
Irvington is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a total population of 53,926, having declined by 6,769 from the 60,695 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 323 from the 61,018 counted in the 1990 Census.
Joseph Medwick Memorial Park is dedicated to Joseph Michael “Ducky” Medwick (November 24, 1911- March 21, 1975), a native of Carteret. Joseph Medwick was a major league baseball player who began his career as an outfielder for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1932.
Top 10 for Wednesday: 10 Best Memories of the former Lenape Park: (Check out photographs at what the former Lenape Park looks like in 2014 at the Delco Top 10 Blog. delcotopten.blogspot.com) 1. The school buses were familiar as I recalled our 8th grade safety picnic, which was held at Lenape Park.
In a solemn ceremony at a waterfront park on Memorial Day, Mayor J. Christian Bollwage officially renamed Slater park after three young Elizabeth men who lost their lives fighting for their country in Afghanistan and Iraq: Army Corporal Luigi Marciante Jr., Army Specialist Pedro Antonio Millet IV, and Marine Lance Corporal Francisco R. Jackson.
mariners marsh park Directly across Richmond Terrace from Mariners’ Harbor, in the far northwest shore of Staten Island up a lengthy gravel path, are the remains of docks (occasionally) covered in rime, from which new ships were launched into Kill Van Kull.
Newark Bay is a tidal bay at the confluence of the Passaic and Hackensack Rivers in northeastern New Jersey. It is home to the Port Newark-Elizabeth Marine Terminal, the largest container shipping facility in Port of New York and New Jersey, the third largest and one of the busiest in the United States.
Phil Rizzuto Park is accessible at the intersection of Morris Avenue and Trotters Lane in Elizabeth NJ. Update- this park spans 3 cities; according to City of Elizabeth Website http://www.elizabethnj.org/parks_recreation.html : “The County of Union also recently opened Phil Rizzuto Park on the borders of Elizabeth/Union/Hillside in honor of the New York Yankee Hall-of-Fame baseball player who lives nearby.
The Robinson Plantation House is a historic house in Clark, New Jersey built around 1690 on territory that was part of the Elizabethtown Tract, and was once part of Rahway. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974 as Seventeenth Century Clark House.
Roselle Park, NJ – Some Historical Highlights Roselle Park’s 1.3 square mile area in Union County, N.J. was originally a part of Elizabethtown. In 1808, the area became part of Union Township, known as North Roselle, and then an independent borough on March 22, 1901.
Your time in Elizabeth, New Jersey would not be complete without a visit to the Veterans Memorial Waterfront Park on the Arthur Kill Waterway. The Views. Veterans Memorial Park was established in 1993 to honor the brave men and women who have served in the American Military.
Whether you’re an all-star athlete, a casual walker, or part of a family looking to spread out the picnic blanket, you’ll find opportunities for fun in Warinanco Park. When you enter a park designed by Frederick Olmsted—the architect behind New York’s Central Park, San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, and Asheville, North Carolina’s Biltmore Estate―you know you are in for something special.