Newark

Queen Latifah broke ground on a community-driven real estate development project in her hometown of Newark.

Legendary funk musician George Clinton donated musical instruments to his former elementary school in Newark.

A new monument honoring the life and legacy of abolitionist and activist Harriet Tubman is coming to the city of Newark.

World-renowned chef Marcus Samuelsson has teamed up with World Central Kitchen to fight food insecurity and provide support for small business owners in Newark.

Reverend Al Sharpton’s National Action Network has teamed up with World Central Kitchen to provide thousands of meals for those in need amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

A museum will honor Black medical pioneer Dr. John A. Kenney.

Queen Latifah will be honored by Harvard University.

Queen Latifah is creating an affordable housing complex in Newark.

Akbar Cook created a laundry room at West Side High School in Newark for students being bullied about their unclean clothes.

The rapper is facing serious time.

The two-day, closed-door summit will feature a series of roundtable discussions with individuals and groups to produce innovative solutions.

The levels of lead in the water systems of Newark, New Jersey’s public school systems recently tested above the federal action limit, but according to allegations by the Newark teachers union, the school district knew about the elevated lead levels for more than 10 years. School districts across the country are not required by law to test their […]