Sunday Essay: What we choose to value

“I reject hand wringing and acting like the disappearance of arts spaces is inevitable. It’s not. But we have to subsidize based on the actual economics of the culture workers in our beloved community.”

Newark Mayor Baraka appoints Junius Williams city historian

The founder of the Abbott Leadership Institute adds a key appointment to a distinguished career.

Need to Know in Newark: Remembering Jerry Gant

You do not have to have known Jerry Gant personally to experience Jerry Gant, but you were in rarefied territory if you did. Remembering the legendary Newark artist.

Greater Newark Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes Sandra Baird as business administrator

There’s a new hire at the GNCVB.

Newark Museum’s Sonnet Takahisa receives Katherine Coffey Award in honor of distinguished career

The award celebrates Takahisa’s distinguished career and numerous important contributions to the museum industry.

Barrier breaking Newark-born model Renauld White honored at city ceremony

In 1979, White was the first African American to appear on the ground-breaking cover of GQ magazine.

Newark’s Lauren Craig on turning her Wendy Williams moment into a women’s dating movement

By the time her minutes-long “Ask Wendy” segment was over, Newark “Glambassador” Lauren Craig knew it could be the start of something more significant.

Former Newark Deputy Major Baye Adofo-Wilson joins New Jersey law firm Rainone Coughlin Minchello

Former Newark Deputy Mayor Baye Adofo-Wilson is on to the next.

Newark Museum names Amy Simon Hopwood Associate Curator of Decorative Arts

Newark Museum has a new Decorative Arts curator.

As he retires, looking back on the remarkable legacy of Junius Williams

He who thinks he is leading and has no one following him is only taking a walk – Malawian proverb