Newark, NJ - Wood Facades
Newark is the most populous city in New Jersey. it was first settled in 1666 by puritans from the New Haven colony. Newark is one of the oldest cities in the United States. It was first founded as a theocratic assembly of the faithful, but soon after was organized as a new Jersey Township. Newark was named after Newark-on-Trent in England, because of the influence of the first pastor of the area, Abraham Pierson. Newark holds a strategic position on the Passaic River and for centuries it has been a key element for the Port of New York and New jersey. Today the economy of the city is defined by big multinational companies like Prudential, Panasonic Corporation of North America and Audible.com.