It's Yesterday Once More in Nutley

March 2, 2021

NUTLEY, NJ - Residents are invited to become a part of history at Nutley's oldest and most endangered historic home: The Van Riper House. As the Van Riper House continues to raise funds for a professional restoration, the board of trustees started a memorial brick fundraiser. In a nutshell, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Prohibition officially began on January 17, 1920, when the Volstead Act went into effect.  Join us as we observe the centennial of this failed national experiment.           Come as a flapper or come as you are,           Dress as a gangster or silent screen star,           ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Van Riper House Inc. got their wish for 2020 a little early: the Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners approved a new 20 year lease at the Dec. 18, 2019 open public meeting.  The Van Riper House, a historic property owned by the Township of Nutley, is one of the oldest ...

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Anyone that has known me for any period of time also knows how fascinated I am with the trolley that used to run through Nutley. It has been the subject of many hours of research and discussion. If there is one local thing that I regret not experiencing, it would be seeing, hearing and feeling the ...

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When Nutley Historian John Demmer wanted to get some help identifying local homes, he went to the best source possible…social media. He is interested in identifying as many Lambert built houses as possible in Nutley. Lambert, who was a prominent builder and influential Nutleyite, lived and ...

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