Historic Homes Newark

If Walls Could Talk, They’d Shout ‘Off with the Vinyl!’

Newark could have the prettiest neighborhoods in America… but only if we gave the humble rowhouses the same dignity as the greatest mansions on Ballantine Parkway.
Hotel Riviera Newark

Plan to Convert Newark’s Hotel Riviera Into Apartments Denied

A plan to convert a historic hotel in Newark’s Lower Clinton Hill neighborhood into apartments was denied by the zoning board last week.
Mad For Chicken Newark

Queens-based Mad For Chicken Opening Newark Restaurant

Mad For Chicken, a Korean-inspired fried chicken restaurant, will be opening in Newark.
55 Union Newark Construction Progress

Construction Continues as 55 Union Rises in Newark’s Ironbound

A 403-unit development from J&L Companies, by far the largest project in the Ironbound neighborhood of Newark, is slated to finish construction sometime next summer.
Idt Building Newark

520 Broad Street in Newark Sells For $49 Million

Rafael Holdings has sold their 20-story Newark office building, which also includes an 800-car parking garage that sits on three developable acres of land.
Cathedral House 24 Rector Street Newark

NJPAC Agrees to Save ‘Black Power’ Building in Newark Historic District

Facing backlash over a plan to demolish a Newark landmark that played a role in black history, NJPAC revealed a modified redevelopment plan that would preserve a significant portion of the building including the street-facing facade and a well-known mural.
Charley Newark

Harrison’s Viennese-Inspired Eatery Charley Expanding Into Newark

New renderings of the Urby complex have confirmed our reporting that Charley, a restaurant from a Michelin-star winning chef, is opening a Newark outpost.
Weequahic High School 279 Chancellor Ave Newark

Preservationists Win Grant to Nominate Newark’s Weequahic High For National Register

A local nonprofit is working to ensure Newark’s historic Weequahic High School is protected with national landmark status.
Just Fish Bar Grill Newark

Just Fish Bar & Grill Opens in Downtown Newark

The ownership behind Just Fish Café has launched a new restaurant in Newark serving up a southern spin on seafood.
Charleys Harrison Nj

New Restaurant, Possibly a Charley Outpost, Coming to Newark’s Urby Development

A corporation with the same trading name as a prominent Harrison restaurant has applied to transfer a liquor license to space inside the soon-to-open Downtown Newark building.