Newark Playwrights at the Bradley Theatre

On Mar. 13, the Newark Playwrights Festival took place in Bradley Theater on the Rutgers - Newark campus. It featured seven plays written by students from Rutgers - Newark, NJIT, Middlesex Vo-Tech High School, Arts…

R U Hungry?

In the past few months, the food scene in University Heights has experienced significant changes. One of the biggest changes came at the intersection of University Ave. and Bleeker St., with the opening of the…

Amazon Pulls Out of New York Could This…

After public backlash from the Long Island City, Queens community, Amazon has decided not to continue its pursuit of opening a second headquarters in New York City. Amazon had announced plans for a second headquarters…

Amazon’s New HQ2: It’s Not Newark

On November 13, Amazon’s 13-month-long, nationwide search for a new headquarters finally came to a close. This new headquarters, or rather, multiple, new headquarters, termed “HQ2”, will be located in Arlington, VA. and Long Island…

Newark Funds Year-Round Homeless Shelters

As of November 1, seven Newark homeless shelters have started accepting applications and registration for semi-permanent housing. Previously, Newark has only opened shelters during extreme weather conditions of heat and cold, citing lack of funding…

Dodge Poetry Festival Returns to Newark

The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival is returning to Newark from Thursday, October 18 to Sunday, October 21. The Dodge Poetry Festival is the largest poetry event in North America and has been held on…

Light: With the College of Architecture and Design

[ngg src="galleries" ids="60" display="basic_thumbnail"] A twisting tower of glowing scissors, shadowed footsteps under a door, and a model of natural light streaming through a bedroom over one day. Curated by M. Gosser, these art pieces…