If you recall, back in January, I reported on Newark’s community info session for the conversion of a long dormant bank building on South Ward’s Clinton Ave. into an artist’s housing and creative community center. That session, and the details shared, is just one of […]
Why This Is Awesome: Kung Hei Fat Choi! Are you ready for the Year of the Dog?
Longtime followers of this blog may recall that I traditionally set my New Years’ goals to align with the beginning of the Lunar New Year, not January 1st. Well, […]
Last week saw the continuation of the year-long academic showcase Writers at Newark Reading Series, hosted by Rutgers University-Newark’s MFA Creative Writing program. On Tuesday, February 6, students, professors and Brick City residents welcomed Walt Whitman award-winning poet Mai Der Vang and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson […]