Young Soo Yang

A Recent History of Stowaways by Air and Sea

A Recent History of Stowaways by Air and Sea

Jun 27, 2012

Reports of possible stowaways caused federal agents and media to converge at Port Newark. Stowaways are not new. Reports go back to the 1800s of ship crew members finding unwanted passengers with ...

Plays In The Park Opens 50th Season

Plays In The Park Opens 50th Season

Jun 22, 2012

Since it opened in 1963, Middlesex County’s Plays In The Park has been providing affordable, and at times free, theatrical productions at Roosevelt Park in Menlo Park.

Golden Gate Bridge: A Roebling Legacy Turns 75

Golden Gate Bridge: A Roebling Legacy Turns 75

May 24, 2012

The Jersey connection to what has often been called the most beautiful suspension bridge in the world is owed to the Trenton-based Roebling Company which revolutionized bridge building.

Genealogy: A Journey of Self Discovery

Genealogy: A Journey of Self Discovery

May 4, 2012

The desire to know where we come from is reflected in the popularity of PBS's Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and the growing interest in do-it-yourself genealogical research.

Fort Lee: Birthplace of American Cinema

Fort Lee: Birthplace of American Cinema

Feb 24, 2012

At the turn of the last century, Fort Lee became the first American film town -- one in which an entire population was employed by the motion picture industry.