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Newark, New Jersey is located in Essex County. Zip codes in Newark, NJ include 07198, 07107, and 07199. The median home price in Newark is $169,000 which is roughly $72/per square foot. More Newark information.

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Researcher examines how neighborhood food environments impact diet-related illnesses

Hydroponic farming is taking hold in a refurbished greenhouse in Newark's Branch Brook Park.

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5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

The Record: Redeeming offenders

DON'T LOOK now, but a flicker of bipartisanship may be lighting up a small corner in the U.S. Senate.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Jersey City casino a boon for N.J., if Atlantic City gets a piece: Editorial

The Jersey City plan will spark a needed conversation on all this. It holds promise.

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News12.com

Flight lands safely at Newark Liberty International Airport after bird strike sparks fire

An India-bound flight out of Newark was forced to return to the airport because of an engine fire sparked by a bird strike.

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Asbury Park Press

Teachers become students to improve classesTeachers become students...

MaryAnn DiMaria stood before a blank canvas, holding a pencil in one hand and a small magazine photo of a young Bob Dylan in the other.

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The Jersey Journal

Newark community is skeptical of state's school 'working group'

Pastor Gennie Holt prays for Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson's departure at a Newark City Hall on June 30. When state officials renewed Anderson's contract, they also created a community group to improve communication with the state-run district and city residents.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

American officials offer condolences for Israeli teens but not for those dying in our cities

The bodies of three Israeli teenagers who had been abducted and shot to death while hitchhiking were recently found in a field near Hebron.

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The Jersey Journal

Trenton's surging homicide rate is on pace to meet last year's record

In the closing days of June, two men died bloody deaths on the streets of Trenton.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Josh Linkner: Curiosity can open opportunities in unlikely places

As kids, we enjoyed hide-and-seek, scavenger hunts and searching for hidden treasures left behind on sandy beaches.

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PennLive.com

Remembering Zachary Moore: 'sweet, caring young man with a contagious smile'

He was a graduate of Susquehanna Township High School and had attended Harrisburg Area Community College.

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SFGate

Deadline looms in Newark airport wage hike flap

In this photo from Thursday, July 10, 2014, Irwin Carbajal, 23, a aircraft cabin cleaner, poses for a photograph at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J. Carbajal, who makes $8.25 an hour, is hoping to benefit from a pay increase which the Service Employees International Union is pushing for.

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The Washington Post

Booker wants his picture taken with every Senator

Senator and former Newark mayor Cory Booker takes a photograph with fellow former Newark mayor Sharpe James as they attend a ceremony for the swearing-in of Newark Mayor-elect Ras J. Baraka Tuesday, July 1, 2014, Newark N.J. Like a high schooler collecting yearbook messages before summer break, Sen. Cory Booker is roaming the halls of the Senate ... (more)

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The Jersey Journal

Blacks more likely to be targeted under stop-and-frisk, new data shows

Newark police, pictured in this file photo, targeted African-Americans in nearly three out of every four stops made under the city police department's stop-and-frisk program over the first four months of 2014, according to recently released data.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Paterson considers all-boys schools to boost academics

The school district is considering plans for a single-sex school or classrooms as a way to boost performance of male students, who lag behind girls in grades and graduation rates, the superintendent said.

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New Jersey State Police

Working to Ensure a Safe Time for All as...

Move over Super Bowl XLVIII and make way for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games.

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The Item

3 victims identified in fatal East Orange auto crash

Authorities in Essex County have identified the victims of a two-car crash in East Orange that killed three people and injured two others.

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AVHerald

Air Canada E190 near Newark on Jul 5th 2014, electrical problems

An Air Canada Embraer ERJ-190, registration C-FMZU performing flight AC-584 from Calgary,AB to Newark,NJ with 92 people on board, was enroute at FL390 nearing the top of descent towards Newark when the crew received EICAS messages AVNX MAU 1B FAIL, AC BUS 1 OFF and DC BUS 1 OFF as well as messages indicating the loss of the associated systems.

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The Jersey Journal

Two suspects charged with shoplifting from Kenilworth A&P supermarket

KENILWORTH - Darnell England, 39, of Stuyvesant Avenue in Irvington and Jessica Bridges, 32, of Mount Pleasant Avenue in Newark were each charged on June 27 with shoplifting and theft from the A&P supermarket in Kenilworth, police said.

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WNYC-AM New York

Chris Christie and America's Poorest City

During a routine business meeting in a conference room in Trenton on Thursday, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority approved its third largest tax break in state history - $260 million for a new manufacturing plant on the waterfront in Camden.

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Asbury Park Press

AA jet from Newark diverts to St. Louis amid passenger concernAA jet...

An American Airlines jet bound from New Jersey to North Texas safely diverted to St. Louis amid security concerns about a passenger's use of an electronic device.

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