Historic Military Park Building in Newark Could Become 200+ Apartments

Firemens Insurance Building Newark
The Firemen's Insurance Building in Newark is on pace to be converted into apartments after the plan was unanimously approved by the Landmark and Historic Preservation Commission.

NJ Transit Approves 25-Year, $440 Million Lease at Two Gateway Center

Two Gateway Center Newark
NJ Transit will be taking 400,000 square feet of space inside Onyx Equities’ revamped Newark office complex.

Harlem’s BLVD Bistro Opening Second Outpost in Newark

33 Washington Street Newark
One of Manhattan’s most popular soul food restaurants, BLVD Bistro, is headed this prominent building in Newark.

Newark’s Aerofarms Files Bankruptcy, Where Did this Promising Company Go Wrong?

Aerofarms Bankruptcy Newark
According to insiders, Aerofarms lost its original mission and became another bloated tech company — like WeWork or Theranos — that focused too much on “disrupting” their specific industry and not enough on the nuts and bolts of daily operations.

Two New Projects in Newark’s Mount Pleasant Section Breathe Life into Underdeveloped Neighborhood

Mount Pleasant Cemetary Newark
Despite the recent rapid growth of Newark, the neighborhood around the historic Mount Pleasant Cemetery has remained somewhat desolate. Now, two new developments could bring two hundred residents to formerly abandoned properties. 

One of America’s Great Stores: How an Empire Killed Newark’s Temple to Retail

Bambergers Newark Historic Photo
L. Bamberger & Co.’s flagship store in Newark at its peak was the the 6th largest department store in the United States, but as trends changed towards the suburbs, the city’s temple to consumerism was left behind.

Newark IDT Building Redevelopment Criticized for Resurrecting the Midcentury ‘Superblock’

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Criticisms of the planned IDT redevelopment design have emerged arguing that the four new towers to be built on the triangular lot behind the IDT building are not pedestrian-friendly. 

Newark to Consider Massive 2,100 Unit, Four-Tower Redevelopment Plan

Idt Development 516 532 Broad Street Newark 7
Newark will soon hear a proposal to convert the former headquarters of IDT into a residential complex that will add four new 40-story buildings across the street.

Newark Approves Motherland Cannabis Co. Dispensary on Broad Street

Motherland Dispensary Newark
Newark officials recently signed off on a plan that will bring dispensary Motherland Cannabis Company to a former restaurant space.

Kamasu by Kissaki Outpost Opening in Downtown Newark

Kamasu By Kissaki Newark
One of New York City’s premier sushi brands, Kamasu by Kissaki, will be opening their first New Jersey location in Newark.