Monthly Archives: December 2012

MAYOR BOOKER’S SNAP CHALLENGE

MAYOR BOOKER’S SNAP CHALLENGE NEWARK, N.J. – December 3, 2012: Last month, Newark Mayor Cory Booker engaged in a social media-based conversation with a Twitter user who tweets under the handle @MWadeNC (the user’s tweets are now protected).  @MWadeNC tweeted … Continue reading

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Designing the Hawthorne Avenue Urban Farm

Enjoy this blog of the Hawthorne Avenue Farm participatory design meeting held on November 29 in pictures.     The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday January 23rd, 2013. Contact Greater Newark Conservancy’s Justin Allen at (973) 508-2665 to learn about volunteer days on the … Continue reading

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Free Bike Racks for Newark Businesses; deadline for application December 7

As a part of the Newark’s pro-bicycling agenda, bike racks are being offered to Newark businesses for a limited time. The Brick City Development Corporation is now accepting applications from Newark businesses to have a very limited number of bike … Continue reading

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Pumpkins for Sussex Avenue Elementary School Halloween/Harvest Festival in November

Principal Darleen Gearhart, an alumna Marilyn Gaynor, and the staff and parents of Sussex Avenue Elementary school were not going to let Hurricane Sandy derail their plans for their 2012 Halloween/Harvest Festival. On November 9 with the help of the … Continue reading

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