Newark mayor unveils a slate of affordable housing sites as rents spike
New Jersey's largest city is becoming increasingly unaffordable for its residents.
May 12, 1:57 PM
Health experts press Murphy to stop plans for Newark’s 4th power plant
More than 100 health professionals sent Gov. Phil Murphy a letter urging him to reject the project’s permits.
Apr 21, 8:00 AM
Newark police will remain under federal oversight through 2023
The federal monitor, who has been overseeing the police division for five years, says his team’s work has been delayed by the pandemic.
Apr 14, 7:00 AM
Newark to make $23M upgrade at water treatment plant to prevent future lead exposure
The long-awaited fixes to the Pequannock Water Treatment Plant aim to improve the way the city cleans its water and prevent the type of crisis that thrust Newark into the national spotlight in 2019.
Apr 12, 8:01 AM
Harris says Newark is a national ‘role model’ for lead pipe replacement
The vice president was in New Jersey to tout new federal investments on infrastructure.
Feb 11, 7:00 PM
'Incredible Morale Boost:' Military Medical Team Arrives At NJ University Hospital
Dr. Shereef Elnahal, president and CEO of Newark's University Hospital, discusses how the deployment will help improve health care for patients with and without COVID-19.
Jan 21, 1:39 PM
Newark Residents Urge Gov. Murphy To Stop Plans For New Power Plant As He Touts “Landmark” Environmental Justice Law
The Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission wanted to build a back-up power generator on site to prepare for future storms.
Jan 12, 5:28 PM
Violence And The Death Of One Inmate At Newark’s Jail Reflects A National Problem
After one inmate's death at the Essex County Correctional Facility and the vicious beating of another, officials vow a review of operations.
Dec 9, 2021 1:00 AM
Newark Police Will Stop Releasing Mugshots For Minor Offenses
The policy change comes after an old mugshot post on social media suddenly went viral.
Oct 20, 2021 6:13 PM
Newark Nears Finish On Lead Pipe Removal In Record Time
More than 22,000 lead service lines have been replaced with copper pipes across the city.
Oct 7, 2021 4:32 PM
NJ Will Replace All Its Lead Water Pipes In Next Decade
The law makes New Jersey the second state in the country to mandate lead service line replacement.
Jul 23, 2021 10:23 AM
At Rutgers, and Beyond, Scholars Are Under Attack For Their Critique of India’s Far-Right Government
But Hindu students say they are the victims — of “Hinduphobia.”
Jul 21, 2021 6:18 PM
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