Category: Local News

Jerry Clifton speaks on renewable energy, cars, air pollution

Jerry Clifton speaks on renewable energy, cars, air pollution

Local News- November 17, 2019

Nearly eight months after winning Newark’s mayoral election and discussing his goals toward sustainability for the city.

The fake meat fad: What it is and where to find it

The fake meat fad: What it is and where to find it

Local News- November 17, 2019

Plant-based meat substitutes pose a remedy to the growing concern over the increasing amounts of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

Mayor Jerry Clifton reflects on involving constituents, renewable energy

Mayor Jerry Clifton reflects on involving constituents, renewable energy

Local News- November 12, 2019

Jerry Clifton has been Newark's mayor since last April. He believes his time in office has already brought results.

State representatives discuss education, criminal justice reform

State representatives discuss education, criminal justice reform

Local News- November 4, 2019

Education, crimes and the opioid epidemic were among the discussed topics of the town hall, which took place at Kirk Middle School.

Pets and their owners have a ‘howling’ good time at NewBark PawLooza

Pets and their owners have a ‘howling’ good time at NewBark PawLooza

Local News- November 3, 2019

On Saturday, the City of Newark held its fifth annual NewBark PawLooza.

Newark’s Main Street has seen a recent string of small business closures

Newark’s Main Street has seen a recent string of small business closures

Local News- October 21, 2019

University students and Newark residents are experiencing an interesting time to be a shopper or store owner on Main Street.

Pitchers throwing strikes: Finn McCool’s strikes out and closes after one year in business

Pitchers throwing strikes: Finn McCool’s strikes out and closes after one year in business

Local News- October 14, 2019

On the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 2, Finn McCool’s closed abruptly and with little warning.

Lieberman’s Bookstore closes after twenty years of business

Lieberman’s Bookstore closes after twenty years of business

Local News- October 10, 2019

Lieberman’s Bookstore announced on Oct. 8 that it would close at the end of the month after 20 years of business on Main Street.

Smoke seen from campus: fire flares up at Fairfield apartments

Smoke seen from campus: fire flares up at Fairfield apartments

Local News- September 25, 2019

On Sept. 24, a fire damaged building 20 of the Fairfield apartments on Country Club Drive, displacing the residents of 12.

Occupy Studio fosters community, offers hub for creativity

Occupy Studio fosters community, offers hub for creativity

Campus News- September 15, 2019

There’s yet another gem on Main Street — nestled under Buddy’s Burgers and Fries, Occupy Studio is quickly becoming this college town’s heart — promoting ...