Glen Ridge History Quiz #2
Glen Ridge Public Library, the Glen Ridge Historical Society & the Glen Ridge Recreation Department have joined together to bring you a weekly opportunity to learn some Glen Ridge history while sheltering in place.

Search for quiz clues on the websites of:
Glen Ridge Public Library - www.glenridgelibrary.org,
Glen Ridge Historical Society - https://www.glenridgehistory.org/
Glen Ridge Borough - http://www.glenridgenj.org/
Glen Ridge Wikipedia page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glen_Ridge,_New_Jersey
THE QUIZ BEGINS AFTER THIS HISTORIC 1918 SPANISH INFLUENZA POSTER
The Borough was originally referred to as the “Ridgewood” section of Bloomfield until 1883 when the name was changed to “Glen Ridge”. Why was the name changed:
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What happened to Glen Ridge schools in 1959 to address the post-World War II “Baby Boom”:
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The year 2020 is the 125th Anniversary of what event in Glen Ridge:
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During the 19th century there were three water powered mills along Toney’s Brook in Glen Ridge. Which product was NOT produced by any of the mills:
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Which Grammy Award-winning jazz saxophonist lives in Glen Ridge?
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