Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/17/19


This photo illustrates the new and the old in Downtown Newark architecture. The foreground shows the historic Griffith Piano Building while the background shows Prudential's new office building.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/16/19


The Walther House is adjacent to Upper Montclair's Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/15/19


Views of Midtown Manhattan can be found throughout Essex County, including at Mills Reservation.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/14/19


This photo shows a neighborhood in Nutley.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/13/19


Deer remain a common sight in many parts of Essex County, including at South Mountain Reservation in Millburn.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/12/19


The St. Catherine of Siena Church in Cedar Grove was established in 1951.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/11/19


This massive mansion in Cedar Grove is one of Essex County's many grand homes.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/10/19


Kip's Castle in Verona has been owned by the County of Essex for over a decade.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/9/19


This photo shows a view of the Downtown Newark skyline from West Orange.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/8/19


These flowers can be found along Clifton Avenue in Newark across from the cathedral.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/7/19


Both Interstate 78 and Interstate 280, the latter of which is pictured above, cut through neighborhoods in Newark.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/6/19


These engravings on the side of the Borden Dairy/Peddlers Square building on Orange Street in Newark are hidden in plain sight.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/5/19


Much of the former Baxter Terrace site in Newark's Central Ward remains gated and vacant.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/4/19


This photo, taken two Independence Days ago, shows Fourth of July fireworks and the Statue of Liberty as viewed from South Orange.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/3/19


This photo shows a view of Newark's Ironbound and Bayonne.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/2/19


The Orange Reservoir in West Orange is part of South Mountain Reservation.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Photo of the Day 7/1/19


Crows can often be found in Newark, including at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/30/19


Once a parking garage, this 18-story Rutgers-owned Downtown Newark building could be converted into over 200 apartments and more.

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/29/19


Gaslights can be found throughout Glen Ridge's streets.

Friday, June 28, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/28/19


The Academy360 School in Verona, previously known as The Children's Institute, could become the site of a 300-unit residential complex.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/27/19


This photo shows a view of Downtown Millburn from atop the former Lighthipe's Quarry.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/26/19


This gazebo now stands at the site of a former parking lot at Washington Rock within South Mountain Reservation in Millburn.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/25/19


Construction on the Rutgers Honors Living-Learning Community in Newark is still underway.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/24/19


Audible employees recently conducted landscaping work inside Washington Park in Downtown Newark.

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/23/19


Located next to Newark's House of Prayer, the Plume House is one of Essex County's oldest buildings.

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/22/19


Bloomfield Avenue runs through the heart of Caldwell.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/21/19


This photo shows a view of Livingston and eastern Morris County from Riker Hill Art Park.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/20/19


East Orange's water supply infrastructure in western Essex County and Florham Park was developed over a century ago.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/19/19


The former Lighthipe's Quarry in Millburn is part of South Mountain Reservation.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/18/19


This photo shows a view of Newark's Ironbound, Riverfront Park, Jersey City, and Lower Manhattan.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/17/19


This photo shows Becker Park in Roseland.

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/16/19


A roundabout could be coming to this busy intersection in Livingston under a new proposal. The corner of Walnut Street and West Hobart Gap Road near the Livingston Mall currently contains all-way stop signs.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/15/19


This photo shows a view of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark, which is one of the largest cathedrals in the country, from the First Watchung Mountain. East Orange Campus High School, Red Bull Arena, and the Brooklyn Army Terminal are also visible.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/14/19


This suburban West Orange neighborhood sits in the shadow of the Downtown Newark skyline.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/13/19


This turtle calls the pond at Grover Cleveland Park in Caldwell home.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/12/19


These brownstones can be found in Downtown Newark.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/11/19


Wildlife can be found throughout Essex County, even in Newark's Central Ward.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/10/19


This photo shows the fountain at Taylor Park in Millburn.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/9/19


Thomas Edison National Historical Park and the Edison Lofts in the old Edison Storage Battery Company Building can be found along Main Street in West Orange.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/8/19


This staircase, simply called "The Walkway," connects Edgecliff Road and Highland Avenue in Upper Montclair.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/7/19


This photo shows a view of the Downtown Newark skyline from Cedar Grove.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/6/19


James J. Sheeran Park was dedicated last year in West Orange's Gregory section.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/5/19


The Lenape Trail runs throughout Essex County, including the South Mountain Reservation in Millburn.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/4/19


This photo shows a view of Newark City Hall from Mulberry Commons.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/3/19


This photo shows Kip's Castle in Verona.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/2/19


This photo shows Caldwell's Grover Cleveland Middle School.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Photo of the Day 6/1/19


This photo shows Livingston's Riker Hill Art Park, which is owned by the County of Essex. A former Cold War missile base, the park now contains studios for local artists. The studios will be open to the public for tours this weekend.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Photo of the Day 5/31/19


A fence currently blocks people from entering this long vacant property on Broad Street in front of The Pavilion Apartments in Newark, but that might soon change. A developer could receive approvals on Monday to construct two buildings with a combined 255 units on the site, along with a gallery, retail space, and pocket parks.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Photo of the Day 5/30/19


This photo shows the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens in Upper Montclair.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Photo of the Day 5/29/19


This photo shows a view of Jersey City, including Journal Squared and the Goldman Sachs Tower, from Mills Reservation in Cedar Grove.