Liberty State Park
Any plans to commercially develop Liberty State Park would be subject to approval by New Jersey’s chief environmental official under new legislation in the Assembly.
The 5K walk at Liberty State Park raised money for the family of Jersey City Police Det. Melvin Santiago, who was fatally shot on July 13.
A citizen group and the mayor of Jersey City are worried that Liberty State Park is under threat by developers.
A young child and her mother were rescued from a sinkhole in Liberty State Park Saturday, officials said.
The 749 New Jersey residents killed on 9/11 were remembered Sunday during a ceremony at the Empty Sky Memorial in Liberty State Park.
It was like a fireworks ambush as thousands of people looking out toward the Statue of Liberty were suddenly surprised by fireworks much closer.
Communities across the Tri-State area are getting ready for July Fourth festivities, but the threat of wet weather has forced some to alter their plans.
Governors Island will reopen, and summer operating hours will begin at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, on Memorial Day Weekend.
Representatives from the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine, N.J. were in Jersey City on Wednesday, conducting a necropsy on the finback that weighs 55 to 60 tons.
The area will be jam-packed this week with events, games and concerts offering a full Super Bowl experience free of charge.
New Jersey 9/11 Memorial Foundation chairman Rick Cahill said the event had to be canceled because the damage to the park from superstorm Sandy didn’t get fixed in time. Cahill said there also wasn’t enough interest in the ceremony this year.
In Jersey City, the new mayor – Steve Fulop – can usually be found hard at work behind his desk well before 8 a.m.
A few thousand people gathered in Liberty State Park in Jersey City Saturday to push for reforms in immigration policy.
Cleanup from superstorm Sandy at New Jersey state parks has provided a boost in job opportunties for those looking for work.
Once again, people came together in what was the shadow of the World Trade Center towers, destroyed 11 years ago along with so many lives.