Leonia, New Jersey

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Leonia är en stad eller köping (på engelska borough) i Bergen County, New Jersey, USA. Enligt folkräkningen år 2010 bor 8937 personer på orten. Staden ligger nära den berömda George Washington Bridge. Staden grundades som ett resultat av en folkomröstning den 5 december 1894. 2008 rankade tidskriften New Jersey Monthly orten som den 31:a bästa att leva på i delstaten New Jersey.[1]

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Man kan ta sig till staden via New Jersey Route 93 (också känd som Grand Avenue), U.S. Route 46, U.S. Route 1, U.S. Route 9 och Interstate 95.

Kända personer som bott i staden[redigera | redigera wikitext]

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Referenser[redigera | redigera wikitext]

  1. ^ "Best Places To Live - The Complete Top Towns List 1-100" Arkiverad 28 februari 2008 hämtat från the Wayback Machine., New Jersey Monthly, February 21, 2008. Accessed February 24, 2008.
  2. ^ Well-Read, Well-Shaded and Well-Placed, The New York Times, 15 juni 1997. Accessed March 30, 2011.
  3. ^ Nuccio, Sal. "Advertising: Role for Freddie Bartholomew", The New York Times, 6 november 1964. Accessed March 30, 2011. "He lives in Leonia, N. J., with his wife and three children 'in an old house we are all inordinately fond of.'"
  4. ^ Karels, Carol. "Leonia". Accessed June 2, 2007. "By the 1970s, Leonia was home to may professional musicians, writers, and entertainers. Many - such as Alan Alda, an actor and director; Carmel Quinn a singer; Freddie Bartholomew, a child star; And Robert Ludlum, an actor, producer and author - contributed to the cultural life of the community. Others - such as singer Pat Boone, comic Buddy Hackett, and singer Sammy Davis, Jr. - lived here because of its proximity to New York City."