Category: History

The Apple Tree House

The Apple-Tree House

298 Academy St. The Marquis de Lafayette and General George Washington ate under the shade of an apple tree at the Apple-Tree House during critical moments in the...

Jackie Robinson statue

Jackie Robinson statue PATH Plaza

A statue that faces Kennedy Boulevard commemorates Jackie Robinson’s groundbreaking first major league game at nearby Roosevelt Field in Jersey City. With that game,...

Loew's Jersey Theatre

Loew’s Jersey Theatre 54 Journal Square

Through the Great Depression and World War II, the quintessential American movie palace attracted New York’s top vaudeville acts and Hollywood’s top movies. After...