• borough
  • Oakland was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 8, 1902, from portions of Franklin Township (now Wyckoff ). (wikipedia.org)
  • What is now Surf City was originally formed as Long Beach City borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on September 19, 1894, from portions of Stafford Township , based on the results of a referendum held the previous day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sea Girt was formed as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 29, 1917, from portions of Wall Township , based on the results of a referendum held on May 1, 1917. (princeton.edu)
  • Island Heights was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on May 6, 1887, from portions of Dover Township (now Toms River Township ), based on the results of a referendum held on November 18, 1886. (princeton.edu)
  • Dutch
  • Jersey Dutch was spoken by the descendants of Dutch settlers in New Jersey, who began to arrive at Bergen in 1630, and by their black slaves and free people of color also residing in that region, as well as the mixed race people known as the Ramapough Mountain Indians. (wikipedia.org)
  • A variety of this dialect, referred to by Jersey Dutch speakers as neger-dauts ("Negro Dutch", not to be confused with the Dutch creole Negerhollands) was spoken only by the Black population. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was distinguished from Jersey Dutch by pronunciation and grammar, reflecting African linguistic retentions: an overall decline in inflection, apparently including a loss of past tense verb forms because of isolation from other Dutch speakers and contact with English-speaking settlers. (wikipedia.org)
  • An example of Jersey Dutch from A text in Jersey Dutch Dr J. Dyneley Prince, 1910. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Jersey Dutch vocabulary. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • In its first full year, Jersey Airways carried 20,000 passengers, using a fleet of eight DH.84 Dragons, each capable of carrying eight passengers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Jersey Stakes is a Group 3 flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old horses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Channel Islands
  • After Normandy was lost by the kings of England in the 13th century, and the ducal title surrendered to France, Jersey and the other Channel Islands remained attached to the English crown. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bailiwick consists of the island of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands, along with surrounding uninhabited islands and rocks collectively named Les Dirouilles, Les Écréhous, Les Minquiers, Les Pierres de Lecq, and other reefs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Channel Islands are mentioned in the Antonine Itinerary as the following: Sarnia, Caesarea, Barsa, Silia and Andium, but Jersey cannot be identified specifically because none corresponds directly to the present names. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jersey, the whole Channel Islands and the Cotentin peninsula (probably with the Avranchin) came formerly under the control of the duke of Brittany during the Viking invasions, because the king of the Franks was unable to defend them, however they remained in the archbishopric of Rouen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jersey is the largest of the Channel Islands, occupying 116 km2 in the English Channel, geographically part of France but a British Crown dependency. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • All purebred Jerseys have a lighter band around their muzzle, a dark switch (long hair on the end of the tail), and black hooves, although in recent years colour regulations have been relaxed to allow a broadening of the gene pool. (wikipedia.org)
  • late
  • Edward Enoch "Jersey" Bakley (April 17, 1864 - February 17, 1915) was a Major League Baseball pitcher in the late 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was named after the 4th Earl of Jersey, who served as the Master of the Buckhounds in the late eighteenth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was created in Burlington County, New Jersey, in the late 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • This position will report to the Assistant Executive Director and will be based in the South Jersey or Philadelphia area. (idealist.org)
  • York
  • This was a refuge for a close-knit group of several score families from the summer heat of New York City and urban New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • La Cotte de St Brelade is a Palaeolithic site inhabited before rising sea levels transformed Jersey into an island. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Human occupation of Jersey first occurred during glacial times, with the earliest reliable dated human occupation going back around 250,000 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • places
  • New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Bergenfield as its 211th best place to live in its 2010 rankings of the "Best Places To Live" in New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • content
  • Originally bred in the Channel Island of Jersey, the breed is popular for the high butterfat content of its milk and the lower maintenance costs attending its lower bodyweight, as well as its genial disposition. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • Immigration has come from Britain, France, and more recently Portugal and Poland, while a high proportion of young Jersey people have emigrated. (wikipedia.org)
  • history
  • On 1866, at the Annual General Meeting of the Royal Jersey Agricultural and Horticultural Society, H.G. Shepard notes in his history that "it was resolved - on the motion of Col. Le Couteur, that the Hon. Secretary be hereby invited to open and to carry on a "herd book" in which the pedigree of bulls, cows and heifers shall be entered for reference to all the members of the Society. (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • It is among the largest Jewish newspapers in the United States, and the largest-circulation weekly newspaper in New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • That season the team also moved to nearby Roosevelt Stadium in Jersey City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Present-day Surf City was home to the first big boarding hotel on the Jersey Shore, called the Mansion of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • United Kingdom
  • Jersey is not part of the United Kingdom, and has an international identity separate from that of the UK, but the UK is constitutionally responsible for the defence of Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following day, Jersey Airways began flying its staff and equipment to the United Kingdom mainland, and on 18-19 June 1940, the DH.86 fleet was used to evacuate 320 islanders to the mainland, before German forces occupied the islands on 1 July 1940. (wikipedia.org)
  • London
  • On Sunday, 28 January 1934, the first flights began from Heston (with a special bus connection from London) to Jersey, in March 1934 flights began from Southampton, and during summer 1934, a service was operated to Paris. (wikipedia.org)
  • activity
  • Jersey was a centre of Neolithic activity, as demonstrated by the concentration of dolmens. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2009) note that while there is some evidence of Roman activity in Jersey there is no definite evidence of Roman occupation. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • Jeff Plunkett, the health officer in Eli's hometown of Hamilton Township, New Jersey, explained Saturday that, while the boy was born premature, "he had no other existing condition" and his parents no reason to believe he was direly ill before the virus took his life. (fox6now.com)
  • University
  • Jersey Boys premiered at the La Jolla Playhouse at University of California, San Diego, in an out-of-town tryout on October 5, 2004, and ran through January 16, 2005 Christian Hoff, David Norona, Daniel Reichard and J. Robert Spencer played The Four Seasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • The first commercial service took place on 18 December, with a passenger service from Jersey to Portsmouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • special
  • Jersey is not fully part of the European Union but has a special relationship with it, notably being treated as within the European Community for the purposes of free trade in goods. (wikipedia.org)