Great Falls

Great Falls National Historical Park

Great Falls In Paterson Reopens Following 2-Year Renovation

A new walkway enables visitors to stand just 10 feet from the falls.

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The raging waters of the Great Falls - Paterson, NJ (file / credit: Wayne Cabot / WCBS 880)

Park At Great Falls In Paterson Closes For $2-Million Facelift

The park at the Great Falls in Paterson has been shut down for a year and a half so it can receive a $2-million makeover.


Concept for hotel in Paterson, N.J. (credit: City of Paterson)

Paterson Floats Idea For ‘Cocoon’ Hotel Near Great Falls

The mayor of Paterson is floating the idea of building a 22-story hotel complex with an unconventional design on cliffs near the Great Falls.


The raging waters of the Great Falls - Paterson, NJ (file / credit: Wayne Cabot / WCBS 880)

Lucky The Cat Rescued From Tree At Paterson’s Great Falls

Animal control officer John DeCando said he heard meowing when he walked out of the shelter on Monday. He got a pair of binoculars and spotted the cat.


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Great Falls Dedicated As America’s 397th National Park

The 77-foot waterfall – which played a key role in the industrial revolution – is the largest on the East Coast after Niagara.


Hinchliffe Stadium - Paterson, NJ (file / credit: Friends of Hinchliffe Stadium)

Paterson’s Hinchliffe Stadium Among NJ Sites Getting Money For Restoration

More than $10 million in state funds were cleared Monday to protect New Jersey’s historical assets, including President Grover Cleveland’s birthplace.


The Great Falls is seen from Chopper 880 - Paterson, NJ (file / credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Paterson’s Great Falls Diverted For Cleanup Work

About 20 New Jersey Youth Corps student volunteers were working on the cleanup in the scorching heat.


Little Falls, NJ (credit: Wayne Cabot/WCBS 880)

Amid Destruction Of Flooding, There Is Beauty

Evacuation centers are filling up, basements are getting pumped out, but along with the hassle of rising flood waters is the beauty.