New Jersey Hall of Fame

Bruce Springsteen at NJ Hall of Fame ceremony (Credit: Bruce Padula)

James Gandolfini Among Honorees In New Jersey Hall Of Fame Class Of 2014

Six members of the cast of “The Sopranos” were on hand Thursday night as James Gandolfini was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

11/13/2014

Whitney Houston  (file/credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Entertainers, Historical Figures Make Up 15-Member NJ Hall Of Fame Class Of 2013

Whitney Houston, Joe Piscopo and President Grover Cleveland will all be enshrined in the New Jersey Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2013.

01/14/2014

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick Inducted Into New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2013

The Newark-born Houston heads the arts & entertainmentcategory, along with Grammy-award winning singer Dionne Warwick; actor and comedian Joe Piscopo; and actor, director and screenwriter Alan Alda.

06/24/2013

Alan Alda and Brooke Shields (file / credits: Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images, Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)

Nominees Announced For New Jersey Hall Of Fame

From an award-winning singer who died too soon to a former president best known as a rest stop on a toll road, the 51 people nominated to be inducted into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame are a diverse bunch.

04/09/2013

Bruce Springsteen performs during "12-12-12 -- The Concert For Sandy Relief" December 12, 2012 at Madison Square Garden.       (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

New Jersey Hall Of Fame Overhaul Could Prevent Selection Of Class Of 2013

The sixth annual New Jersey Hall of Fame induction ceremony will not be held as usual this June, but officials say there’s still a possibility that a Class of 2013 will be selected by year’s end.

01/12/2013

Christopher Reeve (credit: Getty Images)

Christopher Reeve Among New Inductees To New Jersey Hall Of Fame

The newest inductees into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame include late ‘Superman’ actor Christopher Reeve, Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and New York Giants owner Wellington Mara.

02/10/2012

Thomas Nast Self Portrait

NJ Assemblyman Wants Thomas Nast Off Hall Of Fame Nomination List

His cartoons famously depicted Santa Claus and Uncle Sam, but there’s a move afoot to keep Thomas Nast out of the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

12/14/2011

Queen Latifah (Photo by Mario Anzuoni-Pool/Getty Images); John Travolta (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

John Travolta, Queen Latifah Among Inductees Into NJ Hall Of Fame

A who’s who of luminaries from entertainment, sports and the arts were being inducted into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame on Sunday night.

06/05/2011

John Travolta

Travolta, Bennett Head New NJ Hall Of Fame Class

The newest inductees into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame include actors John Travolta and Queen Latifah and singer Tony Bennett.

01/20/2011

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Martha Stewart, John Travolta Among NJ Hall Nominees

John Travolta, Martha Stewart and Tony Bennett are among 30 nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2011.

11/09/2010

Yogi Berra, Jack Nicholson, and Joe Pesci attend the 3rd Annual New Jersey Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Newark, NJ - May 2, 2010 - Photo: Bobby Bank/Getty Images

NJ Hall Of Fame Goes From Virtual To Physical

Until now, the 3-year-old Hall has honored inductees, including Einstein, Sinatra, and Springsteen, but its exhibition space has been restricted to the Web.

10/12/2010