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The Mayor Presents medals of merit to cultural exchange students from Puerto Rico (Hatillo)

23. April 2014

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  The mayor Luis Quintana gave medals and awards to the middle school “Colegio Nuestra Señora Del Carmen” for their part in an cultural exchange basketball tournament .  Founded in 1962 “Colegio Nuestra Señora Del Carmen” is a catholic school in the municipality of Hatillo.  The director of the school is William Acevedo. The school […]

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Newark Bear’s Holding a “Going out of Business Sale”

10. April 2014

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The Newark Bears are holding a going out of business sale.  We are sad to hear that the Bears professional baseball franchise is selling everything from the team’s uniform and equipment to landscaping supplies and office furniture, the organization announced today. Even the 56-passenger team bus is up for grabs.  The Bears games in my opinion […]

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Cycling in Branchbrook Park at Cherry Blossom festival

9. April 2014

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On a windy Saturday, which marked the beginning of a two week series of events celebrating the blooms of Cherry blossom in Branch Brook park , we focused on the annual bike cycle race.  The bike race is for all the cycle enthusiast, of all ages and experience participated in the annual bike race.   The race was […]

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St. Joseph (Met.) wins first Tournament of Champions title, defeats Newark East Side 49-47

25. March 2014

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With March madness in full effect, and local teams out of concession (unless you consider Connecticut local)  We focus on two high-school local stories.  St. Joseph defeated Newark East Side, 49-47, in the title game of the 26th NJSIAA/ShopRite Tournament of Champions on Monday at Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, before a crowd of […]

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Girls basketball Tournament of Champions final notes: Shabazz remains unbeaten in title games

25. March 2014

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With March madness in full effect, and local teams out of concession (unless you consider Connecticut local), we focus on two high-school local stories.   Shabazz women continues to amaze with an improved to 6-0 all time record in T of C final games and tied St. John Vianney for the most overall T of C titles […]

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Media Day at The Prudential Center Pre Super Bowl!! Get tickets while supplies last

27. January 2014

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This Tuesday Media Day for Super Bowl XLVIII promises to provide the worldwide media with plenty of printable quotes, as players from both participating teams answer questions during the league-mandated event. This year’s extravaganza takes place in the Brickcity on  Jan. 28, beginning at 10:30 a.m. ET at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. According […]

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Help wanted: 2014 Super Bowl promises to create thousands of temporary jobs

17. January 2014

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With more than 400,000 visitors expected to flood the region for the Super Bowl and other game-related festivities next month, area roads and mass transit are bound to be even busier than usual.  All 82,566 seats at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford are sold out for Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2.   The New York/New […]

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ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE HOSTED NFL SUPER KIDS-SUPER SHARING PROJECT

16. January 2014

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New Jersey school children donated 30,000 items today to help local children in need as part of a Super Bowl project called Super Kids-Super Sharing. Books, sports equipment and school supplies were donated. Today those items are already in the hands of schools and organizations that work with local children.  On Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, […]

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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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Tribute honoring Roberto Clemente an Afro-Latino hero on his 41 anniversary

31. December 2013

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On Sunday at the Basilica Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Bishop Manuel Cruz gave prayers and reflections of a hero in the latino community by the name Roberto Clemente.  He described Clemente as “a man who day in and day out was not afraid to touch the wounded heart of Christ and the poverty and sorrow […]

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