The city offers a wide-variety of activities for all people. Linden has a booming recreation department that offers activities for both children and adults. The department offers children day camps all summer long. When school is back in session, children can attend after school programs, which include arts and crafts. Adults can enjoy health and fitness programs throughout the entire year, and there also are programs for senior citizens. Linden is about 13 miles southwest of Manhattan, N.Y. Passion Airplane Tours offers sightseeing tours over New York City. The pilot of the small plane will fly over many of the iconic buildings that are synonymous with the Big Apple.

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If you are looking to live near New York City, but wish to avoid the hustle and bustle of city life, than Linden, N.J., might be right place for your new home. The city offers a great selection of homes starting with two-bedroom houses and moving up to eight-bedroom mansions. Potential home buyers have their choice between brick, vinyl and stucco exteriors.

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