Will Newark become Amazon’s next headquarters?

The City of Newark beat out Camden, New Brunswick and Jersey City to win the state’s backing in its bid to become the location of Amazon’s next headquarters.

Former President Barack Obama will stump for Phil Murphy in Newark this Thursday

Former President Barack Obama will stump for New Jersey Democratic candidate for governor Phil Murphy this coming Thursday in Newark.

NJIT Enterprise Development Center receives award Essex County Latino American Chamber of Commerce

The Essex County Latino American Chamber of Commerce has honored the Enterprise Development Center (EDC), an NJIT organization, with the Small Business Supporter of the Year Award.

Dr. Ntozake Shange’s seminal work gets a gallery’s worth of consideration in new exhibit

This year at Open Doors, curator Peter “Souleo” Wright will bring a traveling exhibit commemorating for colored girls to City Without Walls gallery.

Open Doors Event Matrix [interactive]

Hundreds of artists, dozens of events–what to pick? To help you get a sense of the variety of events, we represented just a handful of them on our interactive Event Matrix.

Genius! Former Newark Planning Director wins prestigious MacArthur Fellowship

The former Newark Planning Office director joins an rarefied group with his new honor.

In Newark, the second Monday in October is now Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Newark becomes the latest municipality to officially eschew Columbus Day.

Fun Facts About Four Newark Places [Video]

We dug up some interesting facts about Ironbound, Halsey Street, Market Street and University Heights. How many did you know already?

Danny Simmons, painter and waymaker, disRUPTed a gated art world

While his kid brothers built a hip-hop legacy, Danny Simmons kicked in the door to the NYC arts world.

Largest scoreboard of its kind in the world will be unveiled at Devils’ season opener

The gargantuan scoreboard is nearly four stories tall, weighs 44 tons (that’s more than 88,000 pounds) and contains nearly 30 million pixels.