Tag Archives: Newark

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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A Tale of Two Cities

Two book reviews. Newark and Detroit Continue reading

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Hockey Night in Newark

Devils fans turn downtown Newark red on game night. Continue reading

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Upholding the Constitution With a Sense of Humor

We all then stood up, raised our right hand, and took an oath to uphold the Constitution. And by god, that is exactly what I intended to do, although I admit to being a little sketchy about the right to bear arms bit. Seems to me there were probably some trials going on in that very courthouse involving some folks who were in deep shit for bearing arms. Continue reading

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Photo Tour of the Minors Pt. 1 – Jersey Boys

1. Newark, N.J. Bears and Eagles Waterfront Stadium, former home of the Newark Bears (Requiem for the Newark Bears)             2. Trenton, N.J. Arm & Hammer Park, home of the Trenton Thunder, AA affiliate of … Continue reading

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Requiem for the Newark Bears

                    The last of the Newark Bears baseball team was up for grabs earlier today. The bus, the lawnmowers, the mascot’s costume, the nacho cheese dispenser, all offered up in a … Continue reading

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