Showing posts with label West Orange. Show all posts
Showing posts with label West Orange. Show all posts

Glenmont, Llewellyn Park, West Orange

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 / Leave a Comment
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Thomas Edison purchased a large estate, Glenmont, in 1886. The estate is located in the exclusive gated community, Llewellyn Park, in West Orange, New Jersey. It is very close to his laboratories. Edison and his wife and children lived in this house, and many famous people visited the Edisons.

Thomas Edison Laboratories, West Orange

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 / Leave a Comment
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Thomas Edison's laboratories in West Orange are always interesting to visit. He was the greatest inventor of all time.

Thomas Edison, Inventor

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 / Leave a Comment
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Thomas Alva Edison is well known for inventing or being part of inventing many things, including the incandescent light bulb, the movie camera, the phonograph, stock-tickers, and many others. His inventions changed the world more than any other inventor before or since. 

Eagle Rock Reservation Tribute to September 11th

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 / 18 comments



For this week's Wordless/Wordful Wednesday I am cheating. I am re-posting something I wrote on this blog on September 11, 2009, the eight-year anniversary of September 11th. It was only my third post, and no one was reading this blog then! Read it below after the asterisks (stars).

For more Wordless Wednesday, read here.

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Today is September 11th, 2009, the eighth anniversary of that terrible day which will "live in infamy".


Cow Parade in West Orange

Wednesday, December 29, 2010 / 12 comments


There has been an ongoing international art exhibit of fiberglass cows called CowParade. Among "major world cities" (according to Wikpedia) that have had fiberglass cows on display have been Paris, London, Sydney, Capetown, New York, Chicago . . . and West Orange, New Jersey!

Eight Years Ago Today

Friday, September 11, 2009 / Leave a Comment

Today is September 11th, 2009, the eighth anniversary of that terrible day which will "live in infamy".
Sometimes that horrible day in 2001 seems like yesterday and at other times it feels like a long time ago. So much has happened since then . . .
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