Tag Archives: N.J.

PAPD Blue Bloodlines

By Mercedes Guzman, Media Relations Staff  Newly graduated Officer Nicholas Farfalla has deep roots in the Port Authority Police Department. Last week during a graduation ceremony of the Port Authority Police Academy at the Thomas Dunn Sports Center in Elizabeth, … Continue reading

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Outerbridge Crossing: Of Horses and Men

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett The Outerbridge Crossing opened to great fanfare 88 years ago this week. Unlike its busy counterparts – the George Washington, Goethals and Bayonne bridges – not much exciting has occurred at the Outerbridge in recent … Continue reading

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Port Authority: 95th Anniversary of the Port Compact of 1921

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett As far back as the 19th century, New York and New Jersey squabbled over the jurisdictional rights of the Hudson River, once even drawing an imaginary line down the middle of the river, which didn’t … Continue reading

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