In this week's "Rock Solid History News Digest" for families, learn about a park’s new name 📛, a trail addition 🌲, lighthouses in NJ ⛯, Saltbox houses 🧂⌧, and stories in the stars ⭐!
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Newark’s Washington Park renamed after Harriet Tubman
By New York Amsterdam News
Lawrence Hopewell Trail will celebrate next phase of ‘History Along the LHT’
By LHT for Centraljersey.com
On the bright side: New Jersey lighthouses are full of history
By Pari Walter for Asbury Park Press (photo above courtesy of NJ Parks)
Everything you need to know about Saltbox-style houses
By Rachel Silva for Elle Decor
Reading into old Norse sky stories
By Vincent McDermott for SkyNews (Freya image below by Digitalis)
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