Prudential Financial was founded in Newark in 1875 and still is headquartered there.
Newark radio station WJZ originated the first World Series broadcast, covering the 1921 series between the Yankees and the Giants.
More than 100,000 people commute to Newark on weekdays.
(Newark facts are from Newark Happening and 50 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Newark.)
These pictures interests me because I have read so much about Newark.