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Fort Lee CycleBar Owners Create Community On Bikes

By Arthur Augustyn November 14, 2016 FORT LEE, N.J. — Cyclebar in Fort Lee’s Hudson Lights is striving for a personal connection with riders. “We are fueling energetic communal experiences by providing a hub for an ever growing community,” Owner Marisa Kochnover said. The company recently launched in Wyckoff and plans on expanding to Closter and…



Lavish Living: Fort Lee’s The Modern

VUE Magazine By Ted Christodulidis Fall 2016 When crossing the George Washington Bridge into New Jersey, all eyes are swiftly drawn to the colossal glass tower staring back from Fort Lee’s riverfront. Standing at 496 feet and 47 stories, the Elkus Manfredi-designed tower seems to be picked out of a skyline the likes of Singapore…



Raising Families in High-Rises is Looking Up : News BY JENNIFER V. HUGHES, SPECIAL TO THE RECORD September 25, 2016 Gina Song grew up on a cul-de-sac in Livingston, where neighbors could rely on one another, borrowing the proverbial cup of sugar over a backyard fence. Now, as she and her husband raise their two daughters, the cup of sugar transaction…



Ung: Why You Should be Dining in Fort Lee Now : Food and Dining News  BY ELISA UNG July 24, 2016 The sleek City Perch Kitchen + Bar and its related movie theater will open next month in Fort Lee’s Hudson Lights development with much fanfare, with Wolfgang Puck’s former executive partner in charge of the seasonal New American fare. But anyone headed there…


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Mapping the Rise of New Jersey’s 26 Tallest Towers

  Evan Bindelglass June 30, 2016 22 The Modern This 450-unit rental apartment tower is the first step in the remaking of downtown Fort Lee. Already known for its, uh, “traffic problems,” many fear this tower, its planned twin, and the neighboring Hudson Lights mixed-use development will make getting around the area even harder. The 47-floor building is…


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The Modern: luxurious rental on the Gold Coast

Anyone who has driven by the George Washington Bridge can’t help but be drawn to the 47-story, impressively designed high-rise glass tower at its New Jersey base. Dubbed The Modern, the building glistens with elegance from its location in the heart of downtown Fort Lee, boasting 450 luxury rental residences in a mix of studio,…