Newark’s 1st Whole Foods Opens For Business

Newark’s first Whole Foods supermarket is officially open for business. The much-anticipated store – which many local residents and officials have called a symbol of growth and hope in the city’s downtown area – opened its doors Wednesday with a “bread breaking” ceremony at its new location at 633 Broad Street in the newly reborn… Continue reading Newark’s 1st Whole Foods Opens For Business


Waterfront Park Update

Newark’s Riverfront Park will have a boardwalk, walkway system, a fitness zone, an overlook with seating and a bikeway, officials say. via Patch - Newark will soon have an $8 million park expansion near the Passaic River waterfront. State and local officials gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony last week to announce the start of the third… Continue reading Waterfront Park Update

Get Ready for Harrison Fest!

Harrison Fest will take place during the weekend of Sept. 18 to 20. This is a gala weekend festival to commemorate the 175th Anniversary of the town of Harrison. The event features craft and quality retail vendors, food, music, children's rides and other entertainment. It is a not to be missed event that will draw a large crowd.… Continue reading Get Ready for Harrison Fest!