Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/24/22

Development is envisioned for the old Wells Fargo site along Sloan Street between 2nd and 3rd Streets in South Orange.

Monday, May 23, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/23/22

The sign for the old Kress Department Store continues to sit high along the Central Avenue corridor in East Orange.

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/22/22

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Orange is known in the city for its unique architecture.
 

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/21/22

These murals line a walkway between South Orange Avenue and a municipal parking lot.

Friday, May 20, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/20/22

One of the United States Postal Service's former logos can still be found outside the Roseland Post Office.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/19/22

Seton Hall University's Saint Andrew's Hall is not located on campus, but instead lies on Center Street in South Orange's Montrose Park neighborhood.

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/18/22

East Orange's water supply travels deep under South Mountain Reservation.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/17/22

Orange's Main Street includes a unique selection of buildings, including this one at 235 Main Street.

Monday, May 16, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/16/22

This apartment complex on Boyden Avenue in Maplewood was built where a PSE&G facility previously stood for decades.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/15/22

The Orange Chronicle has not published an issue in nearly 115 years, but this building bearing its name remains in the city.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/14/22

In addition to its headquarters in Newark's East Ward, NJ TRANSIT maintains this office building in Maplewood.

Friday, May 13, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/13/22

Benches like these offer a view of the Orange Reservoir in West Orange.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/12/22

This distinct building on North Essex Street in Orange is owned by the Mount Olive Church of God.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/11/22

The building used by the Northfield Baptist Church, which was founded more than two centuries ago, was demolished last year in preparation for Livingston's Northfield Center project.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/10/22

This rock pile was spotted in the Maplewood section of South Mountain Reservation.

Monday, May 9, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/9/22

Interstate 280 cuts through Orange on its way between Parsippany and Kearny.

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/8/22

This plaque describes how the Orange Reservoir in West Orange was opened to the public.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/7/22

The Maplewood Community Pool will soon be open for the season.

Friday, May 6, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/6/22

The Seven Oaks Park neighborhood includes some of Orange's largest homes.

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/5/22

This pedestrian bridge was installed in recent years over South Orange Avenue in South Mountain Reservation.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/4/22

Rabbits have become an increasingly common sight in South Orange.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/3/22

Ukrainian flags have been installed in South Orange Village.

Monday, May 2, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/2/22

A family of deer is seen here in Short Hills.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Photo of the Day 5/1/22

The South Orange Rescue Squad used to be located on West Third Street, but is now yards away along Sloan Street.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/30/22


The Orange Central Fire Station was dedicated by Mayor Daniel F. Minahan more than a century ago.

Friday, April 29, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/29/22

The Crag is an overlook in the West Orange portion of South Mountain Reservation.

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/28/22

Trail maps like this one have been installed in South Mountain Reservation.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/27/22

This structure sits on the ground of Winchester Gardens in Maplewood.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/26/22

Highland Avenue in Orange is dedicated in honor of former Essex County College athletic administrator Cleo Hill, Sr.

Monday, April 25, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/25/22

The Maplewood Community Garden is situated off Boyden Avenue.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/24/22

The South Orange Board of Trustees once used a separate door to enter the old Village Hall.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/23/22

The "Vose & Taylor" complex is rising in Downtown South Orange where a parking lot and commercial buildings once stood.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/22/22

The South Mountain Conservancy maintains trails in Essex County's largest reservation.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/21/22

Several of South Orange's welcome signs promote the South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/20/22

The entire Hospital Center at Orange complex remains vacant.

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/19/22

Monte Irvin Orange Park is 123 years old.

Monday, April 18, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/18/22

Prospect Presbyterian Church is a Maplewood landmark.

Sunday, April 17, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/17/22

Cherry blossoms like these in Orange are a staple of spring in Essex County.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/16/22

This trail is one of dozens at South Mountain Reservation.

Friday, April 15, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/15/22

Hemlock Falls sits just off South Orange Avenue in Maplewood.

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/14/22

The Rahway Fairy Trail has gone from being a hidden feature of South Mountain Reservation to a local attraction.

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/13/22

Schoolhouse Plaza in Millburn has long served as an office building, but as the name implies, the site was once used as the township's Washington School.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/12/22

These steps allow hikers to climb to some of South Mountain Reservation's highest elevations.

Monday, April 11, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/11/22

Trees cover the streets of South Orange's Montrose Park section.

Sunday, April 10, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/10/22

The South Orange Performing Arts Center dates back to 2006.

Saturday, April 9, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/9/22

The old Lighthipe's Quarry is part of South Mountain Reservation.

Friday, April 8, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/8/22

Downtown Newark's skyline includes the National Newark Building, the Prudential headquarters, and One Newark Center.

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/7/22

East Orange's water supply passes through an underground reservoir behind this plaque on the border of South Orange and Maplewood.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/6/22

This mural can be found off Millburn Avenue in Downtown Millburn.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Photo of the Day 4/5/22

This photo shows a view of the Kenilworth water tower, Rahway's Watt Hotel, and Monmouth County from Millburn.