Entries by Brick City Live

Etsy bringing its free ‘Craft Entrepreneurship’ program to Newark [application]

  Online marketplace Etsy will be bringing their free “Craft Entrepreneurship” program to Newark starting next Tuesday, June 10. The program will be comprised of six evening classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays of through June 26th. The purpose of the program is to help low-income individuals with artistic skills start their own businesses. With nearly 14 million people […]

Live feed: Newark Students Union takes over NPS headquarters

  The Newark Students Union shut down a school board meeting last night. Here's our live feed of their updates and commentary from the wider community. Update: 5/21/2014 @ 9:49 AM EST Newark Students Union responds via their Facebook page: "Official statement from Cami is all lies! They did not respect us when they refused […]

Meeting of the minds: Baraka and Booker meet post-election

Photograph reposted with permission It's a time-worn tradition: after the dust settles on an election, the previous and pending officeholder meet to compare notes and discuss the way forward. Above, Senator Cory Booker and mayor-elect Ras Baraka chat over a meal. NJ.com reported last Wednesday that Senator Booker had called the mayor-elect to offer congratulations. […]