Newark’s inaugural cocktail challenge to decide city’s signature mixed drink

The competition has been open to area bars and restaurants since October 1st, and a public voting period to determine finalists will take place from November 19th to January 1st, 2019.

Newark Food Diaries #6: Prudential Culinary Experience

Prudential Center is leveling up their menu. Laureen reports from an exclusive tasting earlier in October.

Newark Food Diaries #5: I Love Blueberry

Laureen is an omnivore who loves meat, cheeses and yogurt, but I decided to experience a completely vegan meal at Blueberry Café Juicebar & Vegan Grille.

Newark Food Diaries #3: Chef Sean Hassan Bell is coming for your taste buds

The Newark-based chef was recently selected as the official caterer of the Newark International Film Festival. Laureen Delance spoke with him about how he broke into the business.

Newark Food Diaries #1: The Blueprint

Laureen Delance, Brick City Live’s new food reviewer, dips into the Ironbound for a coconut rice bowl.

Edison Place will become a lunchtime pedestrian mall Tuesdays and Thursdays

Locals can eat outside across the street from Prudential Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunchtime.

McGovern's Tavern

Say goodbye to McGovern’s Tavern (as you know it) this summer

Times are changing on New Street, and McGovern’s is closing temporarily this summer to make it happen. What to expect when the famed 82-year-old Newark bar returns.

noodle shop and bar

Now open in Newark: Noodle Shop & Bar

The newest eatery on Market Street’s restaurant row is serving up ramen.