Don't Miss
Home / Around Town

Around Town

NEWARK CELEBRATION 350 KICKS OFF YEAR-LONG JUBILEE

Screen Shot 2016-01-15 at 9.08.36 AM

NEWARK CELEBRATION 350 KICKS OFF YEAR-LONG JUBILEE WITH CITYWIDE EXTRAVAGANZA HONORING THE LEGACY OF THE REVEREND DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HOST OF NEW ARTS, EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY PROGRAMS ADDED TO NC 350’S LINEUP OF OVER 150 OFFERINGS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE ...

Read More »

Creation Nation/NC350

22147925029_e1ae1503a6_opt

Creation Nation/NC350 All photos by Daniel Rose On October 17th, the Newark Celebration 350 Committee (aka NC350) unveiled plans for the yearlong 2016 anniversary party during the Family Fun Festival in Military Park. The event kicked off with the Creation ...

Read More »

Market on Market

Market822c_opt

Market on Market Life imitates art at Gallery Aferro. Photos by Daryl Stone Kayla Listrano started with Spangle Pop, moved onto Hello, Beautiful and continued “with the fish!” That is, the cleverly composed colorful cubes of art created by a ...

Read More »

Shaq 3 on 3

shaq 3 on 3 Hoops at City Hall Photography by Grace Donnelly…with an assist from Zack Burgess Shaquille O’Neal and Mayor Ras Baraka transformed Broad Street into a hoops haven for the Believe In Newark 3-On-3 Tournament. The competition was ...

Read More »

Radius People

Engage Local On June 15th and 16th, Mayor Ras Baraka and Montclair State’s Center for Cooperative Media co-hosted a national conference entitled Engage Local. On the 15th, a panel of media experts and community leaders gathered for a Town Hall ...

Read More »

PUT ON A PEDESTAL

PUT ON A PEDESTAL Photography by Chris Farling Culture, history, architecture, and public space…in these ways, a city defines itself physically and expresses its personality. For Newark, those ideas came together in the form of statue-building. It is a tradition ...

Read More »