Mark your calendars for Newark Social’s first Afro Beat Fest with headliners Les Nubians and plenty of other top performers and DJs. The all-day festival comes to Military Park on July 15th.
This week, Ashley Nicole discusses Newark tech star Anthony Frasier’s new podcast, “The VC Cheat Sheet,” in partnership with The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development at Rutgers-Newark; the second annual Newark International Film Festival, which returns to Newark this September; and this year’s Newark Gay Pride 2017 celebration.
Second Sunday at Newark Museum will kick off the summer season with creative mindfulness experiences and an emphasis on focus, relaxation and living in the moment during its Second Sunday program on June 11 from noon to 5 pm.
Newark Public Schools recently released a series of short videos created to provide Newark families with information about Newark Enrolls, the district’s common enrollment system.
This week, Ashley Nicole discusses scholarship program at Bloomfield College for Newark students, Newark Airport airport workers vie for a wage increase to $15/hour, Newark native Reverend Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, who was killed in the Charleston church massacre, will soon have a street named after her.
This week, Ashley Nicole discusses J&L parkings plan to create a new residential development; the opening of AeroFarms’ new headquarters on Rome Street in the Ironbound, and gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy’s recent campaign event in Weequahic Park.
Ashley Nicole fills us in on the latest news with the PATH Train extension to the South Ward, Express Newark’s grand opening celebration at the Hahne’s building this past Friday, and the coming of Startup Grind, a set of fireside chats and other events for current and aspiring entrepreneurs that is being brought to Newark by Fownders’ own Gerard Adams.
Newark First Fridays’ outdoor market is postponed until June 2nd, but official stops are open and ready to see you. How to enjoy the inaugural Newark First Fridays in spite of the soggy weather.
Acclaimed Military Park burger joint BURG has announced its official reopening date for the spring. This Monday, May 1st, the restaurant will be back with new menu items and restaurant features for customers