Saturday, September 25, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/25/21

Montclair includes one of the only Quaker churches in the area.

Friday, September 24, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/24/21

The Maplewood Post Office relocated to this Maplewood Avenue building nearly seven years ago.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/23/21


Montclair's Watchung Plaza business district includes several small stores and restaurants.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/22/21

Deer remain a common sight in suburban Essex County, including in West Orange.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/21/21

 

Downtown Newark and the North Ward are seen here from the First Watchung Mountain. Sunset Park, Bay Ridge, and Coney Island in Brooklyn can be viewed in the distance.

Monday, September 20, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/20/21


A butterfly is seen here in South Orange.

Sunday, September 19, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/19/21


This Montclair neighborhood includes numerous single-family homes.

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/18/21


The new Ferris wheel at American Dream Meadowlands is visible from West Orange. Upper Manhattan can also be seen in the distance.

Friday, September 17, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/17/21

 

This West Ward property is currently vacant, but was once home to a branch of the Newark City Hospital.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/16/21


Congregation Beth El is one of three synagogues in South Orange.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/15/21

Irvington Avenue in South Orange includes a small business district.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/14/21

 

South Orange's main station and firehouse sit across from each other.

Monday, September 13, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/13/21

Edgemont Memorial Park in Montclair includes this monument along a pond.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/12/21


Essex County's September 11th Memorial at Eagle Rock Reservation, seen here yesterday, drew crowds yesterday for the county's annual 9/11 memorial service.

Saturday, September 11, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/11/21

South Orange's 9/11 Memorial can be found in front of the South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Friday, September 10, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/10/21


Construction sites like this one in South Orange remain a common sight in Essex County.

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/9/21

This rock can be found outside "The Rock" in Downtown Newark.

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/8/21


Audible's presence in Downtown Newark includes this former church at Washington and James Streets.

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/7/21

 

The "Song of the Passaic" mural in Newark is seen here with the Pulaski Skyway in the distance.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/6/21


Birds like this one in Newark can often be found near the Passaic River.

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/5/21

East Orange, Newark, and Manhattan are visible from West Orange, even on some hazy days.

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/4/21


This Essex County building in Downtown Newark now contains courtrooms and offices, but was once a jail.

Friday, September 3, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/3/21


The Top rises over the First Watchung Mountain in Maplewood.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/2/21

 

This building on Scotland Road was originally home to the South Orange Public Library and was later used by EIES of New Jersey. Plans call for once again making it part of the library.

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Photo of the Day 9/1/21

RockPlaza Lofts was one of the first of Downtown Newark's major 21st century redevelopment projects.

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/31/21

The western section of Market Street in Downtown Newark was once home to numerous furniture stores.

Monday, August 30, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/30/21

The old United Way building on Washington Street in Newark was the subject of a 92-unit adaptive reuse and expansion proposal that was announced in 2019.

Sunday, August 29, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/29/21

This mural on Treat Place proclaims that “Newark is for Artists."

Saturday, August 28, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/28/21

The ongoing adaptive reuse of the 18-story building at 155 Washington Street into the Urby Newark project has made the building look almost unrecognizable from its previous appearance. 

Friday, August 27, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/27/21

The back of the Hahne & Co. development in Downtown Newark faces Halsey Street.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/26/21

The columns of the Ballantine House in Newark face the Washington Street side of the building. 

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/25/21

The Newark Light Rail line from Broad Street Station to Newark Penn Station operates along Broad and Lombardy Streets.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/24/21



The Rutgers University-Newark clock tower is depicted here with the old Bamberger's building in the background.

Monday, August 23, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/23/21

Work is underway to bring the Village Commons project to Valley Street in South Orange.

Sunday, August 22, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/22/21

A project has placed poems across Maplewood, such as this one by Langston Hughes outside the Maplewood Municipal Building.

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/21/21

The National Newark Building and Eleven80 cast a shadow over Military Park.

Friday, August 20, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/20/21

The Krueger-Scott Mansion in Newark's Central Ward is part of the Makerhoods redevelopment project.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/19/21

 

New Jersey's red light camera program ended close to seven years ago, but cameras like this one on Raymond Boulevard in Newark still remain standing.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/18/21

Riverfront Park in Newark's East Ward offers a view of the city's skyline.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/17/21

Bramhall Terrace sits within Maplewood's section of South Mountain Reservation.

Monday, August 16, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/16/21

Old Short Hills Park is part of Millburn Township's parks system.

Sunday, August 15, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/15/21

Exercise equipment can be found in the woods of Livingston's East Hills Park.

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/14/21

The Gateway Center is visible from Newark Liberty International Airport.

Friday, August 13, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/13/21

Midtown Manhattan's newest high-rises are seen here from West Orange on a hazy day.

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/12/21

Maplewood's Morrow Memorial Church is located on Ridgewood Road.

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/11/21


This clock can be found at Newark Broad Street Station.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/10/21

This former church at the corner of Washington and James Streets in Newark is now branded as Audible's Innovation Cathedral.

Monday, August 9, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/9/21

The Newark Museum of Art is located at 49 Washington Street.

Sunday, August 8, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/8/21

A data center can be found in the old Newark's home of Bamberger's, a former department store chain.

Saturday, August 7, 2021

Photo of the Day 8/7/21

Although Newark no longer has an organization known as the Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber of Commerce Building remains on Branford Place.