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Viva Cuba Linda!

19. December 2014

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U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro said on Wednesday they would begin normalizing relations between the two nations, a deal brokered by Pope Francis and aided by the generational shift in Florida’s Cuban-American community.  New Jersey has the second largest population of Cuban nationalist, largely in the West New York section, second […]

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Panama Canal and Newark what is the connection?

17. December 2014

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So what does the Panama Canal some 2,154 miles away effect Newark?  Well the commission of of Newark Environment believes there is a direct correlation. The Panama Canal expansion project (also called the Third Set of Locks Project) is the largest project at the Canal since its original construction, intended to double the capacity of the Panama […]

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Newark Water Group Advocacy pays off with an indictment

16. December 2014

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  Yesterday indictments by the Office caps off several investigations into the Newark Watershed Conservation and Development Corp. (NWCDC) that were initiated by the Newark Water Group, a citizens’ watchdog organization formed to keep the city’s water supply from falling out of public control into private hands. The US Attorney, so far has indicted Donald Bernard, […]

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Its Turkey Time, Whats better Fresh or Frozen???

25. November 2014

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        With Thanksgiving coming up in just a couple of days, grocery stores are stocked up right now. The number of choices we have when it comes to turkeys can be a bit daunting, and so can the variety of methods for cooking them. So we at Glocally went in search of answers to a […]

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A team of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) students took top honors for their mobile gateway app

24. November 2014

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—A team of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) students took top honors for their mobile gateway app at the United Athletes Foundation-Microsoft Hackathon this month at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington. The contest judges awarded the NJIT student team perfect scores on all three criteria: innovation, revenue model, and demonstrable functionality. “For me, the […]

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Getting Smart recently named Newark’s own Quitman Elementary School as one of “100 Schools Worth Visiting,”

20. November 2014

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School visits are a great way to learn and key to developing an innovation mindset.  Getting Smart® is a National recognized community base group focused on innovations in learning. With a particular focus on leveraging technology, and a shift to personal digital learning to improve student achievement. They also advocates for better K-12 education as […]

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The Grand Opening of Mercato Tomato Pie’s Ribbon Cutting Celebration!

19. November 2014

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    On a cold dreary Monday, Newark newest pizzeria officially opened on 212 Market Street,  between Broad and Mulberry Street.  Mercato Tomato Pie is the next and newest iteration of quality food choice products around the Prudential Arena.    Mercato Tomato Pie is a family restaurant with a rich 50+ year history of its […]

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“The Transforming Horizon: A Flat World Perspective for Business Today @NJIT Tomorrow

19. November 2014

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“ The Transforming Horizon: A Flat World Perspective for Business Today” is the theme of the Fourth Annual Business Conference presented by the School of Management at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) on Nov. 20, 2014, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Panelists and speakers representing a wide range of industries will discuss topics including technology in […]

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Going Global Rutger Newark Tomorrow “Theres still time to register”

17. November 2014

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On Tuesday November 18th, In celebration of this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week, The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development has invited global entrepreneurs to come speak and give insight as to how they became successful. Afterward, we will be honoring a few entrepreneurs showing outstanding success. Local Wealth, Global Million$, “Advice for Succeeding in […]

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Real Estate in North Jersey Executive see more opportunities beyond luxury Properties

13. November 2014

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Real estate execs see more opportunity beyond luxury properties Real estate executives remain bullish on the market for apartment dwellings in North Jersey next year, however, some predicted that rent increases could stabilize and the best opportunities could be in older buildings to be upgraded, rather than building more new luxury properties. “Multifamily remains the darling […]

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