Category Archives: Port Authority of NY/NJ

Bringing Christmas to the Troops

By Cheryl Albiez, Media Relations Staff Rockin’ around the Christmas tree, have a happy holiday. Everyone’s dancin’ merrily in a new old fashioned way.  Rockin’ around the Christmas tree let the Christmas Spirit ring.  – Lyrics and music by Johnny Marks … Continue reading

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NY/NJ Harbor Deepening and the Lost Islands

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett There was once a 132-acre island in Jamaica Bay within view of Kennedy Airport known as Elders Point. After years of degradation, the land split into separate islands connected only by mud.  The U.S. National … Continue reading

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Port Newark: How Malcom McLean Changed the World

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett Sixty years ago this week, Malcom McLean, trucking mogul turned shipping magnate, tilted the shipping world on its axis when the 524-foot Ideal X cast off from Berth 24 at the foot of Marsh Street … Continue reading

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