• Posts Tagged ‘Newark’

    2013 NJ Senator Election

    by  • October 17, 2013 • News, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Booker and Lonegan during a debate PHOTO/northjersey.com

    By JESSICA WRIXON On Oct. 16, Democrat Cory Booker, ex-mayor of Newark, was elected the new senator of New Jersey, winning by a mere 10 percent against Steve Lonegan, the Republican mayor of small town Bogota. After votes were tallied on Monday evening, the results showed that Booker won the election, gaining 55 percent of votes when Lonegan...

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    Hockey In Newark Program Scores a Permanent Home

    by  • December 20, 2012 • Sports • 1 Comment

    Former Devils Bruce Driver and Ken Daneyko, along with Newark Mayor Cory Booker, Councilman Augusto Amador, Hockey In Newark Coaches Keith Veltre and Dennis Ruppe, and others take part in the Grand Reopening festivities at the Ironbound Recreation Center in Newark (Photo/Anthony Smith).

    By ANTHONY SMITH In 2003, the Hockey In Newark program, a non-profit organization, was founded to enable Newark children to learn and play the game of hockey at no cost to them. Since its inception, with only five children at the time, the  program has taken great strides to grow immensely. But while the program...

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