Category: Local News

New Mayor Jerry Clifton addresses past Newark issues and his plans for the future

New Mayor Jerry Clifton addresses past Newark issues and his plans for the future

Local News- May 5, 2019

Nearly a month after his election, now-Mayor Jerry Clifton shares his plans for the future of the City of Newark.

Newark City Council discusses parking shortage concerns

Newark City Council discusses parking shortage concerns

Local News- May 5, 2019

The City of Newark predicts a possible loss of up to 252 parking spaces, causing a potential revenue loss of $385,000 for the city government.

Female RSOs represent university students

Female RSOs represent university students

Local News- April 28, 2019

Several Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) on campus recognize the apparent disparity of women in professional leadership positions and are taking steps to solve the problem.

The Main Street calzone monopoly

The Main Street calzone monopoly

Local News- April 22, 2019

After five years of being on the outskirts of Main Street, D.P. Dough has merged with Calios, the only other calzone competitor in Newark, and ...

Clifton wins mayoral election, 3 city council seats filled

Clifton wins mayoral election, 3 city council seats filled

Local News- April 14, 2019

Jerry Clifton, the current city council representative for District 2, won the mayoral election on Tuesday.

Efficiency and environmentalism drive students to Megabus

Efficiency and environmentalism drive students to Megabus

Local News- April 8, 2019

Megabus offers northbound trips to New York City and southbound buses to Baltimore and Washington D.C. from the university.

Hyatt Hotel an issue of contention among mayoral candidates

Hyatt Hotel an issue of contention among mayoral candidates

Local News- April 8, 2019

Construction of a new Hyatt Hotel on 96 E. Main St., opposite the intersection with Academy Street, is a key issue drawing interest in the ...

Hunting for community engagement? The Big Event may be your answer

Hunting for community engagement? The Big Event may be your answer

Local News- March 25, 2019

On Saturday, May 4, students may participate in a day of service at local establishments.

Newark government candidates debate city’s relationships and development

Newark government candidates debate city’s relationships and development

Local News- March 24, 2019

Candidates for contested city government positions took the debate stage Tuesday night and answered questions about pertinent local issues from residents.

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.