Newark Unveils New Harriet Tubman Monument
Several dignitaries including Queen Latifah were on hand to unveil the new Harriett Tubman monument in Newark, which celebrates the city's role in the Underground Railroad.
Caffe Margherita Re-Opens in Newark’s Revamped One Riverfront Plaza
An Italian restaurant dubbed Caffe Margarita that has served Downtown Newark for years has relocated into a prominent office building that recently announced several new leases.
Massive Ironbound Apartment Building, the Length of a City Block, Approved by Newark Zoning Board
A massive apartment complex, measuring the length of a city block, was approved unanimously by the Newark zoning board last week.
This Urban Planner Wants to Build a Massive Circular Rail Track Connecting Jersey City, Newark, Paterson
An urban planner has an idea to create a massive circular rail track connecting New Jersey’s three largest cities —Newark, Jersey City, and Paterson.
Despite Historic Commission Rejection, Newark Approves 45-Story Arc Tower
The Newark planning board greenlit the 344-unit high-rise Arc Tower development on Broad Street, a move the project’s architect says overrides a previous denial from Newark’s Landmarks & Historic Preservation Commission.
Opinion: Gabrielle Union’s Halsey Street Instagram Post is Good News for Newark’s Historic Districts
During a break in filming Netflix’s "The Perfect Find," shot in Newark, Gabrielle Union-Wade went on a downtown shopping spree, gushing that "Halsey Street is a vibe." Suddenly local hotspots had flocks of new admirers.
Historic Newark Temple Will Be Converted into Charter School
People’s Preparatory Charter School will be revamping a century-old Newark synagogue into their newest campus.
Wu-Tang Clan Rapper Raekwon Bringing Hashstoria Cannabis Lounge to Downtown Newark
Hashstoria — a portmanteau of hashish and Astoria, a city in Oregon where a branch of the dispensary is located — is looking to open its fourth location in Newark’s most famous intersection.
This 19th-Century Building in Downtown Newark has a Secret Staircase
The Howard Savings Institution, at one time the oldest bank in Newark, was housed in a neoclassical building at 770 Broad Street that has a secret staircase.
Award-Winning Cookie Concept Chip City Now Open in Newark, Hoboken Coming Soon
Chip City, an award-winning NYC cookie concept, is now open in Newark, marking the beginning of its expansion into New Jersey.