Community forums to get feedback on new South Ward PATH extension begin November 28th

The stop will be located in the Dayton Street area to the east of Weequahic Park.

South Ward SID and Rising Tide Capital will host a free workshop for small business owners and entrepreneurs

The session will introduce participants to Rising Tide’s Community Business Academy, which is designed for individuals with strong business ideas and a desire to own small for-profit businesses.

Event cancelled: Calling vets, cadets, classic cars and community for Newark’s Veteran’s Day Parade

The parade will step off at 10 a.m. on November 11th on Lyons Avenue.

New South Ward street enhancements contribute to community development efforts

Bold new banners welcome people to Newark’s South Ward Special Improvement District (SID), and highlight the neighborhood’s attraction as a great place to “live, work, shop, worship, play” and “access healthcare.”

As Ashley Stewart opens, Springfield Avenue Marketplace announces seven new retail tenants coming soon

Alongside the grand opening of Ashley Stewart at 204 Springfield Avenue yesterday, Tucker Development, the team behind Springfield Avenue Marketplace at Jones Street and Springfield Avenue, announced that seven new retailers are coming soon to the mixed-use development.

Inaugural Newark First Fridays kicks off downtown on May 5th

After months of planning and a crowdfunding campaign that raised nearly $3,500, Newark First Fridays will kick off its first season when it launches downtown on May 5th. The festival will take place on Halsey Street between Warren and New Streets from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Newark will hold its first-ever downtown living tour in May

What is it like to live downtown Newark? Soon, those who are curious will have an opportunity to get a glimpse of downtown living for themselves.

At a recent community meeting, news of amenities and development planned for the South Ward

From updates on the Bergen Street Development Project and the PATH extension to plans for new development, including both residential and commercial projects, a full-house of South Ward stakeholders listened attentively as representatives of the Bergen-Lyons-Clinton Partnership (BLCSID), Councilman John Sharpe James and other city representatives shared good news about the future of their community.

Live, work, invest or worship in the South Ward? Learn about the South Ward Special Improvement District and contribute to its efforts [updated]

The board members and professional staff of the Bergen-Lyons-Clinton Partnership (BLCSID) will host a “Meet & Greet” reception for residents, business and property owners and other South Ward stakeholders on Tuesday, January 17 from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Attend a community forum to share information about Newark’s Lower Broadway neighborhood on January 10th

On Tuesday, January 10 at 6:30pm, the Lower Broadway Neighborhood Association will host a free, open, community forum to share important information about developments in Newark’s Lower Broadway Neighborhood.