TDN Digest for Fri, Aug 21

The TDN Digest is a daily update of the important stories, announcements, and conversations about Newark from around the web. Find out more »

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Stories

Articles, reports and news items from major news agencies such as the New York Times, the Star Ledger, and ABC 7 News

Blogs

Opinion, thoughts and experiences from blogs around the web

Press Releases

Announcements, and marketing material published by organizations around and in the city

Conversation

Twitter updates from city residents and newsmakers alike

Urban Farms? They’re doing well. Changed name to Garden State Urban Farms

—@alynash

A call to action re violence in NWK: please watch this quick video from yesterday’s News Conference: http://bit.ly/IOOcz

—@DPBell

Great day: opened new Nwk park, finished more affordable housing, held a Youth awards ceremony & set personal iced coffee consumption record

—@CoryBooker

PolicyEpps did you see this New blog post: Newark Mayor Cory Booker to Meet with LGBT Journalists <a href="http://bit.ly/EDmrP">http://bit.ly/EDmrP</a></blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/DineanR/statuses/3430555249">&mdash;DineanR

Just cut the ribbon on building of affordable housing (once blighted and an eyesore) Gorgeous units, nicer than my apt (& cleaner too)

—@CoryBooker

We can stop violence, we aren’t powerless victims or weak witnesses: we bear responsibility & have the ability: http://bit.ly/IOOcz

—@CoryBooker

In the Bronx outreachin teams 4 “You Got Schooled” tourny on 29 in NewArk. Just got challenged by 3 guys- game on (in flip flops & capris).

—@DeeSahh

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Author: Ken Walker

Husband, Father, Newarker, PCA Elder, Business Analyst. In a glass case of emotion since 1978.

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