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Amazing, Block-by-Block, Building-by-Building Model of Newark Unveiled At Newark Library Reception

What a spectacular project! A model of the entire city of Newark in relief and it’s your’s for the viewing in the rotunda of the Newark Library.  81 more words

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Essex County Place Returns As A Media Sponsor of Caldwell Restaurant Week

Essex County Place covers a variety of stories in Greater Newark, New Jersey, from President Barack Obama’s recent visits to Essex County to new businesses in Downtown Newark to events at local historical societies. 256 more words

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Student Responses to the End-of-the-Year Open Letter

Background: Last week, I posted an open letter that I wrote to my students. You can read it here. Below are some of the responses that the students wrote back to me. 4,055 more words


The Spector of a Bum Appraisal Looms Large in Forest Hill

The property for sale was in near-perfect condition. An excited buyer was anxious to move in, and a happy seller was ready to move closer to her job. 750 more words

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Once Upon A Time There Was A Train To MV ...

Mid-June every summer of my childhood my mother and I would start our trip to the Vineyard.for the entire summer  There was no I-95, not that we had a car anyway… no, our train travels would begin in Newark, New Jersey and end in Woods Hole.  385 more words


Viva 'Dia Portugal'

I guess it’s just like American ‘Happy Hour’…it’s never just ONE hour.

There is a rather vibrant Portuguese community in Newark, New Jersey.  So much so that the annual Portugal Day celebration here lasts THREE days.   131 more words

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Cardinal taking flight at Linden NJ

Departing KLDJ, GA airport just south of Newark International.