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Mr. Saturday | A Moody Jazz Celebration

Monday, October 22, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | A Moody Jazz Celebration

James Moody is Newark, and Jazz on the saxophone wouldn’t be what it is today without James Moody. He was, as one performer described, “a musician’s musician.” Moody frequently played with Dizzy Gillespie, but stood all his own.

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Mr. Saturday | Grand Prix of Baltimore

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | Grand Prix of Baltimore

A tour visit in the future here in Newark? Newark could accommodate the 200-mile an hour speeders along McCarter Highway, Park Place, and Mulberry Streets. The event could easily highlight the Newark Bears Stadium, NJPAC, and the Prudential Center.

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Mr. Saturday | A Wiff Of Summer

Friday, August 17, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | A Wiff Of Summer

A few months prior, I received an urgent text from a close friend. The attorney in me thought the worse, yet when I get in contact with Jack he informs me that he needs to fill slot positions for a summer wiffle ball league. He is insistent that it is just for fun, and as such I acquiesce all too willingly to participate. I should have known better, Jack is a great salesman.

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Mr. Saturday | NewarkNightLife Of The Party

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | NewarkNightLife Of The Party

He agrees to meet me at the outdoor seating area designated by Boi Na Brasa on the corner of Merchant and Clover Streets in the Ironbound Section of Newark.  It is a stifling 90 plus degree afternoon, and looking up confirms all suspicion that the clouds have taken to a summer long strike.  I have […]

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Mr. Saturday | HudsonMOD-ish

Monday, July 2, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | HudsonMOD-ish

The HudsonMOD launch was impressive indeed; look no further than the various station identification interruptions from “legendary” DJ Chris Anthony to remind you exactly where you were. It was a Havana Night themed event, with not one Guayabera amongst the patrons joining the festivities. Maybe the luxury is silence motto of the magazine lends itself to informing its readership that you shouldn’t brazenly show off your stockpiles of legacy trust funds in these economically challenged times.

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Mr. Saturday | No Fun Zone

Thursday, June 28, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | No Fun Zone

With much of the Portuguese faithful nearly abandoning Ferry Street in droves within minutes of Cesc Fabregas’s winning PK, it was time for La Furia Roja to celebrate in true Ironbound tradition – namely, the impromptu ad hoc parade.

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Mr. Saturday | Super Saturday

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | Super Saturday

On a super Saturday for sports in the New Jersey/New York Metro Area, the festivities began with the greatest rivalry in soccer – Brazil vs. Argentina at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.

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Mr. Saturday | Portugal Day Music Festival

Friday, June 8, 2012

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This weekend the City of Newark showcases the Ironbound District’s spirit in a two-day festival celebrating the strong Portuguese influence in the community. As part of this celebration, one particular music festival stands out, P.D.M.F (Portugal Day Music Festival).

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Mr. Saturday | Buc Town

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

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Mr. Saturday | Buc Town

Walking the Cultural and Downtown Districts you cannot help to be reminded of Newark.

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Mr. Saturday would like to welcome you

Thursday, April 19, 2012

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Mr. Saturday would like to welcome you

I am on my way to my third social gathering local this evening on or off Ferry Street, all of which are within walking distance. The street is bustling with pedestrian traffic making its way from one lounge to another. The cool air of an early Spring evening fills my lungs, and I take in […]

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