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Newark’s Beloved Historian Dr. Clement Alexander Price passes away, Celebration of his life scheduled for Thursday at Bethany Baptist Church

6. November 2014

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  It is with the most profound sadness that I write to let you know of the passing of our dearest of friends and colleagues, Dr. Clement Alexander Price.  As reported, earlier this week Dr. Prices suffered from a major stroke and never recovered.  He passed late afternoon yesterday. Personally speaking, Dr. Price was my […]

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Ana Baptista (Ironbound) is on a mission to move the neddle on the environmental issues facing vulnerable Urban Americans

3. November 2014

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BY MARCIA G. YERMAN Industrial pollution sunset over Newark, New Jersey Ana Baptista is on a mission to drive change. With a Masters from Brown University in Environmental Studies, a PhD in Urban Planning and Public Policy, and a teaching post at the New School for Public Engagement, Ana is well-equipped to move the needle on the […]

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The Bi-annual Hospital Safety scores are in, while overall State safety standard have improved moving NJ in fourth in national rankings, it’s a mixed bag for Newark.

30. October 2014

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The Hospital Safety scores are in, while overall State safety standard have improved moving NJ in fourth in national rankings, it’s a mixed bag for Newark.  While the State safety score have improved, safety scores in Newark continue to lag.  So you ask what is a Hospital safety Score?  Hospital Safety Scores are assigned to […]

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PIX11 Cares: OCTOBER 29 AT 5:30PM free Mammograms and Breast exams at NJPAC tomorrow

28. October 2014

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TV Station PIX Channel 11, as a part of Breast Cancer Awareness month is helping women obtain free mammograms and breast exams tomorrow, on October 29.  The examinations are available to uninsured women of all ages.  Each year in New York, almost 15,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer and almost 2,700 women die from the disease. In New Jersey, […]

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10K United Way Race a Good Start for a Great Cause

17. September 2014

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On Sunday, The United Way of Essex County and Hudson County, had their first Healthy Kids 10K run, at Military Park, and PSE&G Plaza.  Apart of the first lady’s “Get Moving” healthy children initiative, all over the country, programs are being design to get kids active.  Healthy Kids’ goal is to consistently expand services that […]

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Asian tiger mosquito were found and killed in the Downtown area of Newark

14. August 2014

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Asian tiger mosquito were found and killed in back yard of a downtown brownstone. Asian tiger mosquitoes bite multiple hosts during their development cycle of the egg, making them particularly efficient at transmitting diseases. The mannerism of biting diverse host species enables the Asian tiger mosquito to be a potential bridge vector for certain pathogens […]

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4th and Beyond traveling to Brooklyn International African Arts Festival

9. July 2014

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For the fourth of July weekend, Glocally followed some of Newark’s, aspiring entrepreneurs.  To where you might ask, well to Brooklyn.  Yes, Brooklyn to the 43rd Annual International African Art Festival (IAAF).  The 4 day IAAF event (Thursday July 3rd to Sunday July 6th) will be in full swing for its celebration of African and […]

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Mad Cool Fitness Comes to Newark, Are you ready to get your Workout on?

13. January 2014

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Starting tomorrow, a new workout fitness center will begin in Newark, designed to get your “Mad Sweat” on.  MAD COOL FITNESS, LLC (“MCF”) is an inclusive, multicultural healthy lifestyle brand that uses holistic wellness content, interactive online technologies, and local fitness studios to activate long-term healthy behavior change in everyday people, will open its door […]

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City of Newark Officials provide Snow Storm updates and reminds landowners of Snow Removal Ordiances

3. January 2014

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Newark, NJ – Mayor Luis A. Quintana, the Newark Municipal Council, and Acting Director of Neighborhood and Recreational Services Amos Crudup reminded residents today about the City of Newark’s snow removal ordinances. During snowstorms, the City mobilizes personnel and vehicles to spread salt and plow roads as conditions dictate. The first priority for salting is […]

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First Snow Storm of the Season “Stay Warm”

3. January 2014

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The first major snowstorm of 2014 has intensified, prompting the National Weather Service this afternoon to expand its blizzard warning to the South and North Shore where some towns have already received 8 inches of snow, an amount that could reach 24 inches in spots before the storm fades away mid-morning on Friday. Meteorologists at […]

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