I've been taking a slightly different route to the office. It takes me through the Rutgers Newark campus.
This Prudential building in Newark is the nicest one I've ever worked in. But, you don't have to go more than a few blocks to see that the city is still recovering from the racial and economic turmoil it suffered in the 60's and 70's.
PSEG Hudson Generating Station
Broad St Station waiting room- NJ Transit - Newark
NJ Transit - Seacaucus Station with a view to the swamp beyond. En route from Newark to Manhattan.
Halloween is a big deal around here. I guess it's hard to organize treats in the walk ups and condos in Hoboken, so the businesses along Washington St fill the gap. The are many part time employees morosely sitting in doorways with a box of treats, but some places show off, like Charrito's vegan restaurant [...]