Towns & Schools
The definitive ranking of 513 Garden State municipalities, including Ho-Ho-Kus, our number one town.
Looking to buy in a town that's still on the rise? Here are some of Jersey's most desirable markets.
With vibrant cafes and stunning views of the Manhattan skyline, Hoboken sets the bar high for all other Jersey downtowns.
The state's second most populated city is experiencing a cultural revival. Trendy restaurants, hip events and cool shops abound.
With its abundant antique shops, lovingly preserved Victorian homes and friendly locals, Lambertville harkens back to a time gone by.
Bloomfield College and municipal officials are collaborating to revitalize the Essex County town's historic center, and it's working.
A village bursting with charm, Maplewood is home to various galleries, street events and–most impressive–free parking.
The classic colonial town now offers overnight stays
Abundant culture, culinary delights and rampant shopping make Montclair a can't-miss destination.
History buffs will love Morristown's rich Revolutionary War roots, while social butterflies have their pick of a plethora of restaurants and watering holes.
A romantic inn, a riverside stroll and plentiful culinary treats.
These exceptional high schools provide a road map for teaching inner-city kids.
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg pledged $100 million to help fix Newark’s schools. A new book explains why the reform movement went awry.
The lesser-known attractions of Jersey's Ivy League haven.
New Jersey is home to dozens of alpaca farms. Here’s how to mingle with the fluffy herds.
Traditions hang tough as change comes to the barrier island.
From the bustling boardwalk to the changing downtown, family-friendly diversions are easy to find.