Entries by Andaiye Taylor

Last night in Newark: Entrepreneurs “down under” at Artisan Collective

Last night, Newark-based business sustainability group ForwardEver NJ hosted their ReMixx entrepreneur networking gathering at Artisan Collective, the subterranean specialty craft store and event space at 25 Halsey Street. The group, founded by FEMWORKS CEO Kimberlee Williams, and co-helmed by Karen Brown-Stovell, will also be hosting TEDx Broad Street in early November. Williams and Brown discussed the […]

Exactly why are we launching a Style section?

Just in time for Fashion Week right across the Hudson, we’re happy to announce the launch of the Style section of Brick City Live! Check out the inaugural post by our Featured Style Correspondent, creative director and style genius (seriously) Citi Medina. A word about why we’re doing it, and what you should expect: Newark […]

It’s Monday 9/9: Five things we’re thinking about

This week, we’re 1) contemplating an even tougher-than-normal couple weeks in Newark, using one of our original stories to shed light, 2) continuing to bone up on the fundamentals of the conflict in Syria, 3) keeping an eye on the potential perils of living near airports, and, since those first three topics are so grave, […]

Beyond Brick City: Labor Day in Montreal

I’d heard from a number of people that visiting Montreal feels like visiting a European city. With both Labor Day weekend and a friend’s birthday to celebrate, it was the perfect international trip (even if just over the border) for my and four friends’ schedules, budgets, and desire for a nice change of speed and […]

Spotted: Lynda Lloyd leans Newark

Newark city council at-large candidate Lynda Lloyd chatted with developer Gabriela Levit yesterday at Lean Startup’s “Still Summer ” social, which was held in the event space at Center Stage Cuts on Broad Street. The event was an opportunity for current and aspiring entrepreneurs to get acquainted with the Lean Startup Machine organization in Newark, […]