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Auction’s Up: The Infographic Tales of a First Time Bidder

Thursday, April 18, 2013

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Auction’s Up: The Infographic Tales of a First Time Bidder

Bidding. I happen to love bidding: I bid to work on projects. I bid to buy merchandise at discount. And I have to admit that I just love that thrill that comes with winning (who doesn’t?). So naturally, when the City’s Department of Economic and Housing Development announced a sale of city-owned properties, I had […]

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Newark Techies Meet Up

Monday, March 18, 2013

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Newark Techies Meet Up

Hey Newarkers, Well, just when I thought I knew about all of Newark’s wonderful, burgeoning communities I get surprised! Newark has a flourishing tech community. Now don’t blame me for not knowing about this prominent culture of Brick City techies, after all I am the woman who thought Mashable.com was going to be a site featuring […]

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Market Street Mondays: Getting to Newark’s businesses

Monday, December 10, 2012

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Market Street Mondays: Getting to Newark’s businesses

Hey Newarkers! Y’all know by now I love me some Newark businesses, large and small, so I am starting a new series aimed at highlighting the many different establishments that line some of Newark’s busiest and renowned streets. Market Street Mondays will feature restaurants, retail shops, vendors, salons, health & wellness shops, and any other […]

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BLACK THOUGHT AND THE GrassROOTS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION POWER FORWARD

Saturday, October 13, 2012

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BLACK THOUGHT AND THE GrassROOTS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION POWER FORWARD

On Saturday, October 6, 2012, Essex County policymakers, powerbrokers, professionals and party people were treated to a fabulous fundraiser hosted by Amanda Seales (formerly Amanda Diva) to benefit Black Thought’s GrassROOTS Community Foundation.

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Ironbound Unbound #3 Open Doors 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012

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Ironbound Unbound #3 Open Doors 2012

As most Newarkers know Penn Station encapsulates a part of our city that is filled with culture, music, food, heritage, art, and history. The Ironbound is home to what has always been a booming immigrant community. Dating back to the 1800s Germans, Italians, Portuguese, Brazilians, and Chinese have felt protected by the “Great Wall” Penn […]

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Beez Infiltrate Index Art Center

Thursday, September 6, 2012

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Beez Infiltrate Index Art Center

It is no secret that it takes a ton of hard work and forward thinking to get a gallery up and running in Newark, NJ. Not to mention: donations and support of locals, artists, and art buyers. The best way to stay in business is to find your niche, sometimes looking for unconventional ways to […]

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4th Annual Birthday Tribute to Michael Jackson

Thursday, August 23, 2012

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4th Annual Birthday Tribute to Michael Jackson

The 4th Annual Birthday Tribute to Michael Jackson will take place this Sunday, August 26 from 12 - 6pm at Washington Park in Newark. To his fans, Michael was an unique and irreplaceable artist. “We want to spread the love for his music, creativity and his legacy he has left behind," said Dominique Wilson, a well know Michael Impersonator and President of the MJ fan club in Newark. The celebration is held annually at Washington Park, sponsored by The Commons Community Development Corporation, and the Washington Park Conservancy.

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Foxes’ HK Chef Justin Antorio Turns Up The Heat at Newark’s Hell’s Kitchen Lounge

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

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Foxes’ HK Chef Justin Antorio Turns Up The Heat at Newark’s Hell’s Kitchen Lounge

Chef Justin Antorio, Season 10 Contestant on the Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen will be visiting Newark NJ’s Hell’s Kitchen Lounge on Monday August 20, 2012 at 7pm.

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“The Stars are Aligned” for the Newark Arts District

Thursday, August 2, 2012

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“The Stars are Aligned” for the Newark Arts District

Last year the Newark Arts Council (NAC) celebrated a decade of their annual gallery and studio tour, The Newark Open Doors Tour. This year follows with an impressive 11th year that exceeds anything that the NAC has done in the past; three full weekends of citywide attractions offering a unique and varied experience for everyone!

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Hyacinth Foundation Caribbean HIV Awareness Event: June 22

Friday, June 15, 2012

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Hyacinth Foundation Caribbean HIV Awareness Event: June 22

In the Bahamas more than 3% of the adult population is living with HIV. On June 22nd, 2012, Hyacinth Foundation in Newark will be hosting their 3rd Annual Caribbean-American HIV Awareness program

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