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Thank you everyone for your support with Occupy the City and 24 Hours of Peace; thousands of residents took to the streets to take a stand against violence.  Here are the upcoming Occupy the Block dates:

  • Wed., Sep. 2nd, 18th Street between 15th & 16th Ave.
  • Thurs., Sep 3rd, Dickerson & 6th St.
  • Sat., Sep. 5th, Wynona Lippman Gardens off MLK

All the action starts at 4:30PM.

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#OccupytheBlock

Thank you everyone for your support with Occupy the City and 24 Hours of Peace; thousands of residents took to the streets to take a stand against violence.  Here are the upcoming Occupy the Block dates:

  • Wed., Sep. 2nd, 18th Street between 15th & 16th Ave.
  • Thurs., Sep 3rd, Dickerson & 6th St.
  • Sat., Sep. 5th, Wynona Lippman Gardens off MLK

All the action starts at 4:30PM.

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City of Newark Reminds Residents That City Hall Will be Closed

Newark, NJ – September 4, 2015 – Mayor Ras J. Baraka and the Newark Municipal Council reminded residents today that City Hall will be closed and most non-emergency Newark municipal services will be suspended on Monday, September 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day. Police, Fire, and other uniformed emergency services will be unaffected.  “I urge all of Newark’s residents to uphold the City’s sanitation ordinances on Labor Day weekend. By being good neighbors, we will enjoy a cleaner and greener Newark. While Newark City Hall will be closed in observance of this important holiday, the City will be prepared… [Full Post]

City Of Newark Ceases One-Stop Program To Provide Homeless With Applications And Housing; Program Reached Capacity On First Day

Newark, NJ – September 3, 2015 — Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Newark Municipal Council and Department of Health and Community Wellness Director Dr. Hanaa Hamdi announced today that the City of Newark has ceased its one-stop shop program for qualified homeless individuals and families seeking free housing that began yesterday because the effort reached its capacity to place applicants on the first day. The Department of Health and Community Wellness launched the program on Wednesday, September 2, and it was scheduled to run for three consecutive additional days at Penn Station and St. James Social Services. But, as of… [Full Post]

Newark To Launch Free “Art (Of) Code” Web Development Training For Residents On Thursday, September 10th, At 10:00 A.M., At 990 Broad Street

Newark, NJ –- August 31, 2015 — Mayor Ras J. Baraka and the Newark Municipal Council announced today that the Newark Workforce Investment Board (NWIB) and NewarkWorks are co-hosting the “Art (of) Code” web development training program, beginning on Thursday, September 10, at 10 a.m., in 990 Broad Street, Room 7. The 12-week program is FREE to Newark residents, and will teach participants JavaScript and modern software development techniques. The program will also include classes designed to support participants’ job searches, with lessons on interview preparation, how to succeed in written and oral exams, and mock interviews. The program is… [Full Post]

Mayor Ras J. Baraka And The City Of Newark Department Of Health And Community Wellness Urge Residents To Take Precautions And During Heat Advisory For Region And Release City Cooling Center Sites For Senior Citizens And All Residents

Newark, NJ – August 31, 2015 — Mayor Ras J. Baraka and Dr. Hanaa Hamdi, Director, Department of Health and Community Wellness (DHCW) today advised hot weather that could be dangerous to vulnerable populations is forecast for today, and continuing through Thursday, September 3. The Department of Health and Community Wellness has activated its cooling centers for seniors at Ironbound Senior Center, the Nellie Greer Senior Center and 110 William Street for general population as of 11 a.m., this morning. Extended hours will be offered at all three sites from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. until September 3. The Department… [Full Post]

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The 2015-2016 school year is here! Mayor Baraka will be giving out FREE school supplies and backpacks this Sunday! http://t.co/OFl1ZyhWHW | Tweeted On: Sep 04, 2015

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