Jersey City grew out of the village of Bergen, the first chartered municipality in what would become New Jersey. [read more]
From Thomas Edison to Bruce Springsteen, New Jersey’s innovations and innovators have had an impact around the world.
By virtue of its location, New Jersey is rich with diverse cultures and backgrounds.
New Jersey not only played a pivotal role in the American Revolution, it also became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights in 1789.