Tag Archives: Newark

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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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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