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30th Annual lighting of the Tree is scheduled for today

7. December 2015

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Today, Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Newark Municipal Council, Santa and Mrs. Claus, and other dignitaries will join municipal employees and residents from every ward to celebrate the City of Newark’s 30th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, in the City Hall First Floor Rotunda, at 920 Broad Street, today, Monday, December 7, 2015, at 5:00 […]

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Halloween events throughout the city of Newark

29. October 2015

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Halloween is scheduled for this weekend. If you are looking for an events to attend.  Look know further ,we have collective the city wide events for young and old. The City of Newark is having several city event throughout the wards. They are as follows: Saturday October 31 Dept of Neighborhood & Recreation Services and […]

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Carl Sharif Dies at the age of 75

1. October 2015

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As reported by PolitickerNJ Newark Power Broker Carl Sharif has Died By Max Pizarro | 09/30/15 10:18pm Carl-SharifCarl Sharif, the brainy, hard-nosed South Ward political power broker who helped launch Cory Booker’s career in local politics, has died. Booker once called Mr. Sharif his “political sensei.” A master builder of Newark political operations, Carl Sharif […]

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Better Block Emerges on Lyons Avenue residents responses are mix

11. June 2015

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Cities around the U.S. are looking for tools to help redevelop communities that enable multi-modal transportation while increasing economic development, and reducing carbon emissions. The “Better Block” project is a demonstration tool that acts as a living charrette so that communities can actively engage in the buildout process and provide feedback in real time. Jason […]

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Documentary project to focus on family of Newark schoolyard killing victim

27. April 2015

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By DAVID PORTER  Associated Press For what seemed a small eternity, Shalga Hightower epitomized the picture of parental grief in the aftermath of Newark’s 2007 schoolyard killings, when a group of men and boys, including one who turned 15 that day, lined up her college-bound daughter and two friends and shot them each in the […]

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New Jersey Environmental Training

12. February 2015

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* Are you a Newark resident and are 18 or older? * Do you want to represent your community, religious, or educational institution? * Are you willing to accept the challenge to be a change for your environment? Newark Needs You to be an Environmental Champion! 10 week training Saturdays: 10 am – 3 pm […]

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City of Newark’s Valentine Couples Lot Sales

8. February 2015

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So here is the details of the city of Newark’s Valentine Couples Sale.  – Saturday, 14 February 2015, 9:00AM – 12:00PM at Newark City Hall (920 Broad Street). In the spirit of St. Valentine’s Day, we are doing a sale of city lots exclusively to COUPLES. Transforming non-tax producing city owned lots to occupied, tax […]

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Newark New Housing incentive Program “Live Newark”

6. February 2015

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Mayor Ras J. Baraka, members of the Newark Municipal Council, and Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Baye Adofo-Wilson launched the “Live Newark” Program to encourage municipal employees and public school teachers to purchase homes in two struggling neighborhoods, at a City Hall press conference today. The program will provide home purchasers with forgivable loans to […]

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COMMUNITY NEWS PICK-UPS BEGAN THIS MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 AND WILL RUN THROUGH WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31

28. October 2014

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   Leaf pick-ups are made throughout the City, between 6am and 3pm, except on weekends and holidays. The Department of Neighborhood and Recreational Services is giving the following tips to residents on removing leaves from your premises: • Whenever possible, store leaves in a backyard compost bin. This method is preferred to reduce waste at […]

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Newark Auction schedule for November 6th

20. October 2014

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In case you missed our October sale, here is another opportunity to purchase property from the City of Newark!  Attached, please find preliminary information for the City of Newark’s upcoming Public Real Estate Auction  CITY OF NEWARK Department of Economic and Housing Development Division of Housing and Real Estate PUBLIC REAL ESTATE AUCTION – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER […]

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