Tag Archives: Newark

African Art

From the collection of the Newark Museu;m Continue reading

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The State of the City

Three decades ago, New Jersey’s cities needed jobs, safe streets and decent schools. They still do. Continue reading

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More Pictures of (and facts about) Newark

NJPAC, Ironbound and the Robert Treat Continue reading

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More Pictures of Newark

Some music, sport and finance. Continue reading

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Pictures of Newark

And some surprising facts about the Brick City Continue reading

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Beer Barons of New Jersey: Gottfried Krueger and Max Hassel

A tale of immigrants and gangsters. Continue reading

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Beer Barons of New Jersey: Aert Teunissen van Putten and Peter Ballantine

Hoboken’s first brewer and the man behind the three ring sign. Continue reading

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The History of Beer in New Jersey

The heyday of beer brewing in New Jersey was the early 20th century. In 1900 there were 51 NJ breweries, 25 in Newark. Continue reading

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Jazz in the Garden, for the 50th Time

Jazz in the Garden celebrates its 50th year. Continue reading

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If Newark is in the Middle of a Revival Why Don’t Newarkers Know About It

Town Hall in Newark to discuss downtown development and how it impacts the neighborhoods. Continue reading

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