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By Connie McNamara

Bordered via the Watchung ridges, Mountainside's picturesque 4 sq. miles have the funds for a parklike environment in the course of exurban task. writer Connie McNamara presents a finished examine this tight-knit group that prides itself on its bucolic atmosphere and its being concerned and cohesiveness. She recounts anecdotes, handed on via city elders, of Mountainside's prestigious historical structure, the institution of the nationally popular kid's really good clinic and the Badgley apartment, the place progressive citizens hid their valuables from the British. Longtime Mountainsiders candidly keep in mind the 1987 twister, the 1995 centennial party and the galvanizing day in 1985 while the ancient Hetfield apartment was once moved down direction 22. Produced in collaboration with the Mountainside historical upkeep Committee, A heritage of Mountainside unveils the extreme personality of this liked New Jersey town.

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