Prudential Center will host a trio of elite gymnastic events on March 3rd and 4th

Three gymnastics events–the Nastia Liukin Cup, the Elite Team Cup and the 2017 AT&T American Cup–will be held at Prudential Center this Friday, March 3rd and Saturday, March 4th.

Global financial technology firm will move one thousand jobs to 2 Gateway Center

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. has signed a long-term lease with C&K properties for approximately 160,000 square feet of office space in 2 Gateway Center.

The theme of this year’s Marion Thompson Wright Lecture: Our past is very much present

City Moves: Black Urban History Since 1967 was the theme of this year’s Marion Thompson Wright Lecture. The 37th in a series that was developed by the late Dr. Clement Price and historian Giles Wright, it was yet another challenging, informative, inspiring day at the Robeson Campus Center at Rutgers-Newark.

ICYMI: NJIT top ranked in the nation for student economic upward mobility

According to a recent ranking, New Jersey Institute of Technology is one of the top colleges in the nation in terms of its ability to increase the economic standing of its graduates.

Want to support local agriculture? Newark Conservancy will host “CSA Day” Friday, Feb 24th.

On Friday, February 24th, Greater Newark Conservancy will join other farms from around the country for the third annual CSA Day, when locals are encouraged to join the Conservancy’s CSA.

New Jersey Devils will host Pride Night at the Prudential Center on February 27th

The New Jersey Devils will host their first ever Pride Night at Prudential Center on Monday, February 27th at 7 p.m.

Smile! Get free dental screenings, possible free same-day treatment, at Rutgers on March 4th and 5th

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine will be administering free dental screenings, including exams and X-rays, on March 4th and 5th. Some patients will be eligible for free same-day treatments.

Newark Museum adds two music-themed events to its calendar

The Newark Museum has unveiled two upcoming events that merge music, art and community engagement: Masterpiece & Merlot and Celebrating a Great Day in New Jersey Hip-Hop

Free eight-week web design course to be offered in Newark starting February 27th

Free digital design and development classes will be offered at NAN Techworld in Newark starting February 27th. The classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

For discussion: Mayor Baraka on Newark development–It’s for us. (Video)

With $2 billion dollars’ worth of development rising out of the ground here in Newark, it’s clear something is shifting in town for real this time.

But for whom? In his latest video, Mayor Baraka rejects the comparison of development in Newark to what is transpiring in Brooklyn, and says we’re going for something a lot more inclusive, equitable and just.