The City of Newark is providing free water filters to residents who may be affected by lead contamination due to outdated, privately-owned pipes and service lines.
About Manny Faces
Manny Faces is an award-winning journalist, lecturer, podcaster and DJ. He is the founder of the online hip-hop publication Birthplace Magazine and a non-profit, The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy, which works to increase public understanding of hip-hop culture. Manny also produces and hosts News Beat, a groundbreaking social justice podcast that blends hard-hitting journalism with music.
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Dupre ‘DoItAll’ Kelly, who ran for an at-large seat in Newark’s election for municipal council this year, says nearly every sector of American life is shaped by hip-hop culture. “Hip-hop has been pop culture for 20-plus years. That means we deserve a seat at any governing table when it comes to living life in society.”
The comedy series just celebrated its fourth year of showcasing comics from Newark and throughout the region at Kilkenny Alehouse.
“Millennial Mentor” and entrepreneur Gerard Adams takes his popular YouTube series to the GRAMMY Experience Museum in Newark.
The music landscape is finally catching up to genre-blending music star De La Ghetto.