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46. Raritan Hotel: A fusion of traditional grandeur and modern elegance, Palace Hotel is perfect for the vacationers in New Jersey. Ea...
47. Dr. Pramida Ammana DMD: To give you the beautiful, white teeth beyond your belief, come for teeth whitening, veneers, to our qualified cosm...
48. Dirty Jersey: A derogatory nickname New Yorkers often employ for New Jersey.  
49. New York Giants: Official name for the National Football League team in East Rutherford, NJ. Part of the National Football Conferen...  
50. Trentonian: The term applied to those that reside in the city of Trenton.  
51. Ironbound: A close-knit and multi-ethnic working class neighborhood in eastern Newark, with a large percentage of Portuguese r...  
52. CRRNJ Train Station: A former train station and ferry terminal that was once the entrance point for millions of immigrants, now a free m...  
53. Portugal Day Parade Festival: A popular event that takes place in Newark's Ironbound neighboorhood each year, usually in June, put on in celebrat...  
54. Brazilian Independence Day: A festival and parade taking place in September in the Ferry Street area of Newark. The celebration of Brazilian cu...  
55. Newark Museum: Although not as well known as it's NYC cousins, the Newark Museum is a hidden gem. A huge collection of Tibetan art...  
56. Newark Bears: Newark's professional (but not major league) baseball team, part of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. T...  
57. Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium: Home of the Newark Bears baseball team; also hosts other sports-related events and concerts.  
58. Den, The: Local nickname for the Bears & Eagles Stadium  
59. Branch Brook Park: This huge park (over 350 acres) claims to be the first public-use county park in the United States, and as a result...  
60. Rutgers Newark: This campus was originally an autonomous law school at its inception in 1908, and later became the University of Ne...  
 
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The Spanish (or Spanglish) pronunciation of the Lower East Side of Manhattan. This neighborhood is largely Hispanic and, more specifically, Puerto Rican.

1. The virgin vault was the former all-female Elizabeth Waters dormitory at the University of Wisconsin. It has recently been made co-ed, however, so the virigns have been let out of the vault.

2. Also formerly referred to as "Lez Waters."

Party, live it up.

(noun) A longtime election straw poll conducted among the patrons of Duke's Rotary Barber Shop with a reputation for accurately predicting the outcome of local elections.

Theory that the standard price for a slice of cheese pizza moves in lockstep with the price of one subway ride, though no one is 100 percent sure which change causes the other.