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Want to support local agriculture? Newark Conservancy will host “CSA Day” Friday, Feb 24th.

On Friday, February 24th, Greater Newark Conservancy will join other farms from around the country for the third annual CSA Day, when locals are encouraged to join the Conservancy’s CSA.

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New Jersey Devils will host Pride Night at the Prudential Center on February 27th

The New Jersey Devils will host their first ever Pride Night at Prudential Center on Monday, February 27th at 7 p.m.

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Looking for a job? Newark will host five job fairs in March

The City of Newark will host a series of five job fairs–one in each ward–in March.

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Smile! Get free dental screenings, possible free same-day treatment, at Rutgers on March 4th and 5th

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine will be administering free dental screenings, including exams and X-rays, on March 4th and 5th. Some patients will be eligible for free same-day treatments.

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Newark Museum adds two music-themed events to its calendar

The Newark Museum has unveiled two upcoming events that merge music, art and community engagement: Masterpiece & Merlot and Celebrating a Great Day in New Jersey Hip-Hop

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Free eight-week web design course to be offered in Newark starting February 27th

Free digital design and development classes will be offered at NAN Techworld in Newark starting February 27th. The classes will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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For discussion: Mayor Baraka on Newark development–It’s for us. (Video)

With $2 billion dollars’ worth of development rising out of the ground here in Newark, it’s clear something is shifting in town for real this time.

But for whom? In his latest video, Mayor Baraka rejects the comparison of development in Newark to what is transpiring in Brooklyn, and says we’re going for something a lot more inclusive, equitable and just.

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Prudential Center tix for Harlem Globetrotters this Friday still available for $25 and up

The Harlem Globetrotters, the world-famous exhibition basketball team, will bring their 2016-2017 tour to the Prudential Center this Friday, February 17th, at 7 p.m.

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Beyond the headlines: The gift

Armani Mcphall, age 19, was killed on South Orange Avenue on December 22, 2016. His father, Elite Heat Boxing Gym owner Anthony Mcphall, reflects on the life of his son, who he called a “game changer” and “a gift.”

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Newark: A Love Story
–9 individuals and couples who love Newark on which places best capture their affection for the city

We asked nine individuals and couples who love Newark which places best capture their affection for the city. Here’s what they told us.