Tag Archives: Ellis Island

Liberty State Park: With Dollar Signs in Their Eyes

For 43 years, developers have floated proposals for commercial exploitation of Liberty State Park ranging from luxury condos to a Formula One racetrack.. Continue reading

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Liberty State Park: Nature Reclaimed

A park crafted from an industrial wasteland. Continue reading

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A Place to Celebrate Immigrants

Between 1892 and 1964 more than 12 million immigrated to the U.S. through Ellis Island. Continue reading

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It’s the Fourth of July!

The view from Liberty State Park, Jersey City Continue reading

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