New Jersey was governed by two groups of proprietors as two distinct provinces, East Jersey and West Jersey, between 1674 and 1702.New Jersey's first counties were created as administrative districts within each province, with East Jersey split in 1675 into Bergen, Essex, Middlesex and Monmouth counties, while West Jersey's initial counties of Burlington and Salem date to 1681.
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Nicknamed "The Garden State" for its fertile agricultural lands. New Jersey is the fifth-smallest state with its capital city in Trenton. Due to it's small size, all counties in New Jersey are within the combined statistical areas of NYC or Philadelphia. New Jersey is a popular tourist destination with its beaches, theme parks, and urban life.
Jul 27, 2022 · By Jackie Burke (New Jersey) - July 27, 2022 NJAC Executive Director John Donnadio, far left, accepts a check from SHI International Corp. to fund scholarships for county vocational-technical students who are pursuing post-secondary education at a New Jersey public institution. - Photos courtesy SHI International Corp.
New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States. It is bordered on the north and east by the state of New York; on the east, southeast, and south by the Atlantic Ocean; on the west by the Delaware River and Pennsylvania; and on the southwest by Delaware Bay and the state of Delaware.
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New Jersey American Water Response to Tropical Depression Ida: Raritan-Millstone Flood Protection Project Passes Test Treatment Plant Withstood Flooding; Water Quality Not Impacted January 21, 2021