Teaching young children about tragedy

We cannot build a fortress or keep our kids in a bubble for the rest of their lives.

Newark principal selection process indicative of overall community-centered approach, says superintendent

A community-based approach to Newark principal selection is said to indicate a broader approach to school governance in Newark.

VOICE Summit draws thousands to Newark

More than 2,400 people flocked to the New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark to attend the first installment of the three-day VOICE Summit.

Lincoln Park Music Festival returns Friday and will add a second weekend

The 13th annual Lincoln Park Music Festival returns to Newark this July 27th, and adds a second weekend for the first time.

Newark native Leah Jenea wows Diddy, Khaled and Meghan Trainor on ‘The Four’

Newark native Leah Jenea Gaines is showing the world what she’s made of on season two of Fox’s The Four: Battle for Stardom.

Lincoln Park gets $100,000 neighborhood planning grant

A new grant could begin to change the outlook for Newark’s Lincoln Park neighborhood.

Thursday Night Cruiser Nights. Mt. Prospect Partnership, Brick City Cruisers showcase classic cars and their community.

Thursday evenings at the Mt. Prospect Marketplace feature Cruiser Nights in season.

Rutgers-Newark athletic field’s new name will reflect Frederick Douglass’s recently uncovered city connection

Frederick Douglass delivered a speech near modern-day University Avenue and Warren Street in 1849.