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Grabbagreen Closes, Leaving Another Empty Storefront at ‘Shoppes on Broad’

While several major brands have opened locations in the Downtown Newark complex, multiple spaces remain empty.
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Owners of NY Times Reviewed Montclair Restaurant Open Freetown Cafe in Newark

A new cafe has opened, and another is planned, for a street in Newark’s Central Ward that has recently seen significant development.
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25-Year Tax Abatement Planned for Development in Newark’s Ironbound

A 42-unit market-rate development project near Ferry Street in Newark could receive a 25-year tax exemption from the city government.
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Partnership Commits $150 Million to Reactivate Two Iconic Newark Buildings

Two office buildings, steeped in Newark heritage, are slated for modernization in a way that honors Newark’s rich history of innovation and civic engagement.
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Newark’s Lincoln Park Seeing Major Investment with Four New Developments

New major developments are in the works for the Lincoln Park Historic District in Newark that will together bring hundreds of new units to the neighborhood and transform the arts hub into a vibrant residential community.
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Kung Fu Tea Opening Location in Downtown Newark

Kung Fu Tea, one of the largest bubble tea brands in America, will be setting up shop in Newark.
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‘Confrontational’ Tubman Monument in Newark Rejected by State Panel

A proposed Harriet Tubman monument meant to replace a statue of Christopher Columbus that was removed in the heat of 2020’s unrest was unanimously voted down.
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Plans Moving Forward for Redevelopment of Newark’s Paramount Theater

A restored facade, retail, residential apartments, and perhaps even a theater are part of the plan for the storied structure.
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Jersey News: Fight Club at Blue Apron Warehouse, NYC to Secaucus via Subway, Trump...

Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed. This week,Rising Tide Capital founders recognized as top social entrepreneurs by Forbes, imagining if the NYC subway connected to Secaucus , a fight club breaks out at Blue Apron’s Jersey City warehouse, and more.
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Smoking Classics, Newark’s Largest Cannabis Dispensary, Gains Approval

A plan to convert a vacant car sales and auto body shop into a sprawling cannabis destination has been given the green light in Newark.