Tag: Newark

Bruno Mars World Tour To Stop In Newark

NEWARK — The North American leg of Bruno Mars’ “The Moonshine Jungle World Tour” will include a July 1 performance at the Prudential Center in Newark. Special guest Ellie Goulding is scheduled to join him. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. on March 1 via Ticketmaster.

Newark Museum To Host 10th Annual American Girl Fashion Show

NEWARK – The Newark Museum’s 10th annual American Girl Weekend will take place April 6 and 7. Proceeds from the two-day event are used to support children’s programs and exhibitions at the Museum. The weekend is also an opportunity to introduce new people to the Newark Museum, which in its 100-year history has served multiple generations. The event will take place at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. each day.

Alicia Keys Announces Newark Concert Date

NEWARK — On Monday, Alicia Keys, a 14-time Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter and producer, announced her upcoming 24-city North American tour in support of her new album Girl On Fire. The “Set The World On Fire Tour” is slated to kick off March 7 in Seattle, Wash. and will include a stop at the Prudential Center in Newark on Monday, April 8.

Race To Fight Breast Cancer

NEWARK—The North Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® will host the 2009 Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure®, the largest series of 5K run/walks in the world, on Sunday, April 26, from 8 a.m. – noon…

Students Volunteer At Food Bank

Students Volunteer At Food Bank—Students, faculty and staff from Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth volunteered time at the Community Food Bank of New Jersey in Hillside on Feb. 6. Pictured clockwise from far left are juniors Amiosinor Igertei of Hillside, Priscille…

Christmas Memories & Thank You

By Diane Norek Harrison ELIZABETH-Here are more Christmas memories “as seen through the eyes of a young child” from reader William Frolich: “We were aware of Santa Claus and his elves at the North Pole, but how did he make…

Mayors May Not Avoid Prison

STATE—Federal prosecutors decided to drop charges that former Newark Mayor Sharpe James abused city credit cards, saying that a second federal conviction wouldn’t add any more prison time to his pending sentence on fraud charges. This half of the indictment…