Author: Caryn Radick

Newspaper Valentines

Although Valentine’s Day has come and gone, we in the New Jersey Digital Newspaper Project office wanted to share a few Valentine’s images from New Jersey’s historic newspapers. The February 10, 1920 edition of the Perth Amboy Evening News featured…

A Brief History of the Jersey City News

The Jersey City News debuted on February 25, 1889 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Billed as “The only Democratic daily published in Jersey City,” the News was presented as an alternative to the Republican-leaning Evening Journal. Republicans dominated this period…