State Sen. Bob Smith

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Palisades Joins List Of 11 Most Endangered Historic Places In U.S.

The list is curated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a non-profit group. The group says the Palisades is threatened by “inappropriate development,” referring to the planned LG Electronics headquarters.

06/24/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Lawmaker Launches Bill That Could Derail LG’s New Jersey HQ Plans

There is a new twist in the fight against a proposed Englewood Cliffs building that opponents say will ruin the view of the Palisades — and may lead to more development.

04/29/2014

Plastic bag (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll: N.J. Voters Oppose Plastic, Paper Bag Tax Proposal

A Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll released on Wednesday found that 56 percent of registered New Jersey voters oppose the measure. Less than four in 10 back the fee. But the bill’s sponsor State Sen. Bob Smith of Middlesex County said not enough is known about the proposal.

01/16/2013