Retail Roundup, Newark: Halal Guys, Black Swan Espresso, Toskana, More

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While Newark has always been known for having great restaurants in its Ironbound district, the culinary bug seems to be spreading to the neighboring Downtown area, which is a healthy sign for the city’s continued revitalization.

Jersey News: The Willful Neglect of NJ Transit, Say Goodbye to Cheap Gas, Explosive Street Art in Newark, More

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Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed. This week, the New York Times investigates the neglect of NJ Transit, 'Explosive street art’ coming to Newark, the end is near for cheap gas in New Jersey, and more.

A Vacant 25-Story Apartment Tower in Newark Could Soon See Revitalization

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Currently, the 25-story Carmel Towers building lies abandoned, towering over the Weequahic neighborhood of Newark’s South Ward. However, should a developer’s plan be approved, the building could soon be home to hundreds of Newarkers.

Ambitious Teachers Village Project to Wrap Up by Year’s End

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The largest mixed-use project to hit downtown Newark in decades will officially be completed by the end of 2016, and some additional retail in the development will be adding to the revitalization of one of New Jersey’s oldest cities.

Jersey News: Fight Club at Blue Apron Warehouse, NYC to Secaucus via Subway, Trump Taj Mahal Closes, More

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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.

24 Jones Brings Modernly Styled Living to Newark’s University Heights

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Recently completed as part of the Springfield Avenue Marketplace development, 24 Jones brings 152 modernly styled apartments to Newark's University Heights neighborhood. Offering quick access to downtown, multiple universities and cultural destinations, the community is perfect for those who want to live near it all.

Newark’s Broad Street Sees Influx of New Development

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For centuries, Broad Street in Newark has been one of the busiest thoroughfares in the state. Historically, shops have lined the street for several miles, but now, many changes are happening along the block. Several new residential developments are coming, or have already come, to the Broad Street corridor.

‘A Better Life’, Innovative Homeless Housing Coming to Newark

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An Essex County organization has announced plans for a new housing community targeted towards local residents who experience homelessness.

Jersey News: Fulop Won’t Run for Governor, JC Reval to Start, How People Commute to Manhattan, More

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Our weekly news roundup of New Jersey stories you may have missed. This week, Mayor Fulop won't run for governor, reval process to start in Jersey City, Newark to get NJ's first safe haven for chronically homeless, and more.

Tomorrow: NJIT Opens Exhibit on Newark-born Architect Richard Meier

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In honor of Newark’s 350th Anniversary, The College of Architecture and Design at NJIT will host an famed architect Richard Meier. The exhibit, titled “Richard Meier – Newark Architect and Artist” will display works from Meier’s extensive career in the design disciplines of architecture, painting, collage, sculpture and product design.