Category: Local News

Design Articulture Club takes home gold at The Philadelphia Flower Show

Design Articulture Club takes home gold at The Philadelphia Flower Show

Local News- March 17, 2019

University students built and displayed an exhibit at The Philadelphia Flower Show.

City government candidate forum to take place Tuesday

City government candidate forum to take place Tuesday

Local News- March 17, 2019

The League of Women Voters of New Castle County will host a debate on Tuesday night between the candidates for all of Newark’s contested elections.

New law to break up “super-parties” draws student criticism

New law to break up “super-parties” draws student criticism

Local News- March 17, 2019

Bill 19-05 was first proposed last year by Sergeant D’Elia of the Newark Police Department (NPD) to substantially reduce disruptive “super-parties."

City Council passes controversial “Unruly Gathering” ordinance unanimously

City Council passes controversial “Unruly Gathering” ordinance unanimously

Local News- March 13, 2019

On March 11, the Newark City Council passed Bill 19-05, also known as the “Unruly Social Gathering Ordinance.”

Meet the mayoral candidate: Brandon Farzad

Meet the mayoral candidate: Brandon Farzad

Local News- March 10, 2019

Brandon Farzad seeks to capitalize on his relatability as he campaigns to be the next mayor of Newark.

DelDOT hosts workshop to update residents on Main Street construction

DelDOT hosts workshop to update residents on Main Street construction

Local News- March 10, 2019

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) held a workshop on March 4 at the Newark Municipal Building to address residents’ concerns of potentially heavy traffic ...

Meet the mayoral candidate: Catherine Ciferni

Meet the mayoral candidate: Catherine Ciferni

Local News- March 3, 2019

Catherine Ciferni, a Newark resident since 2005, is running for mayor on the platform of improving transparency, resident-student relations and city-planning.

City council introduces bill to further restrict parties

City council introduces bill to further restrict parties

Local News- February 25, 2019

Newark City Bill No. 19-05 will broadly expand the NPD’s power to arrest party-goers.

Off Campus Meal Plan – Is It Worth It?

Off Campus Meal Plan – Is It Worth It?

Local News- February 24, 2019

A meal plan minus the dining hall. That’s how the Off Campus Meal Plan (OCMP) bills itself.

Saxbys Coffee closes, and an intimate community goes with it

Saxbys Coffee closes, and an intimate community goes with it

Local News- February 24, 2019

When the “FOR LEASE” sign appeared in the window of Saxbys Coffee Shop on Main Street, rumors started swirling.