TDN Digest for Sun, Aug 30

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Talkin economy, real estate, and family with Newark’s art master Victor Davson

—@PolicyEpps

Here’s our latest Ask the Mayor video response to fb supporter + Newark resident, Emeka Chiedu – http://bit.ly/rGPtd

—@CoryBooker

How does one park in Newark safely? So thankful that I don’t have a car http://myloc.me/tihf

—@perris16

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TDN Digest for Sat, Aug 29

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2 paraphrase Emerson: “that only which u have within can you see with out. If you see no angels it is because u harbor none”

—@CoryBooker

DATE CHANGE! Newark Goes Back to School will now be on Mon, Aug 31 NewarkBears Stadium. 4pm-6pm game 7pm

—@NewarkNow

Here is a video responding to a fb supporter who asked about business startup programs – http://bit.ly/2GaE3x

—@CoryBooker

“You Got Schooled” college scholarship 3on3 tourny SAT Aug 29 Central HS, Newark. 8-12 grade girls 973-220-5630 unitedinitiatives.org</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/DeeSahh/statuses/3609119651">&mdash;DeeSahh

mandarinzach Lets get this small business platform poppin' - great meeting guys. Who is in wanting tritonic services for your business?

—@nownunz

Anyone going to be around newark tomorrow and want to grab a brush and help paint?

—@robalesi

“I was ready to give up, I was ready to be a statistic, I was ready to be everything society say we are” – Jiwe http://bit.ly/nfWhV

—@OurBrickCity

New Brick City vid featuring Jiwe, a Blood, author of “War of the Bloods in My Veins,” mentor for kids in Newark http://bit.ly/mwq90

—@OurBrickCity

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TDN Digest for Fri, Aug 28

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Following people who genuinely care about our communities: scpnewark RonaldCRice randyfoye PolicyEpps perris16 NYPhilanthropy #ff

—@dnnewark

Follow DineanR dailynewarker cisnj DPBell EricaVKnowles FEMWORKS KyleRosenkrans laureldumont for Newark happenings! #ff

—@dnnewark

Thinking Newark PD rocks. They strolled by n the noise makers left after they turned on their siren. Now__will I fall back 2 sleep!?

—@cagirl80

Awake thanks to the crowd loitering outside my bldng! Wish so much for curfew laws for young n ppl without a purpose!!! Errrrr

—@cagirl80

Supper Club was FABULOUS 🙂 …going2 same location Friday nite to view a performance, a collab w/ RonaldCRice 's West Ward Collective :-)</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/Ninapilar/statuses/3596841728">&mdash;Ninapilar

Just came out of 100 Black Men of NJ mtg., and ya’ll better look out for the empowerment program we will unleash to better our communities.

—@RonaldCRice

PolicyEpps it's going....</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/dnnewark/statuses/3591633838">&mdash;dnnewark

dnnewark How is planning the reimagining of Newark going?</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/PolicyEpps/statuses/3590954316">&mdash;PolicyEpps

Rt CoryBooker RT aplusk to learn more about Brick City, fan the page = http://bit.ly/N29tz check it!

—@alynash

I so wish u were right but littering all 2 common RT bnceo I don't know many people who just freely litter anymore. Mass campaigning worked</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/CoryBooker/statuses/3589961488">&mdash;CoryBooker

City of Newark’s First District 1199J Youth Transition to Work Apprentice Graduation tonight. Mayor Booker will congratulate students.

—@CityofNewarkNJ

http://twitpic.com/fhkk0 – Mayor Booker broke ground today on afford. housing project to assist homeless individuals w/mental illness li …

—@CityofNewarkNJ

Just saw someone, who didn’t know they were being watched, pick trash up off the street & throw it in a can many yards away. They ROCK!!

—@CoryBooker

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TDN Digest for Thu, Aug 27

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Please DM me address & any info so I can take action RT michaelsantos person mugged outside my house this AM.Officers still haven't arrived</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/CoryBooker/statuses/3578118087">&mdash;CoryBooker

I’m again grateful 4 the courage of our police. Late last nite, a foot chase of an armed shooter let to their capture & a gun off the street

—@CoryBooker

DineanR such a great post! I hope that people will read it!!!! Especially those at nj.com...</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/dnnewark/statuses/3573034213">&mdash;dnnewark

We are back – catch the buzz / 2x caffeine – buy 1 lb -get 1/2 lb free plus $ 1.00 ice coffee and tea and lemonade come on buy

—@tmwardcoffee

White suburban mothers sell weed: its a comedic sitcom called “Weeds”. Black folks in the hood do it: it’s a reality series called “Cops”.

—@LarryLyons2

Protest in Newark right now?mccarter and ferry?wsup with that

—@scpnewark

Watching “Street Fight” a documentary chronicling CoryBooker's 2002 campaign against Sharpe James for mayor of Newark. Spicy stuff.</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/LarryLyons2/statuses/3565730943">&mdash;LarryLyons2

Newark Goes Back to School is this Sat at 4pm NewarkBears stadium will you be there?</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/NewarkNow/statuses/3565056840">&mdash;NewarkNow

NJ.com: Breeding Ground For Racism & Ignorance http://glocallynewark.com/

—@DineanR

“Brick City” will encourage a healthy discourse between folks. The power of collective action and cities as incubators of change, r themes

—@DPBell

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TDN Digest for Wed, Aug 26

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Off to meet with Institute for social justice, essex county trades n econ staff to plan for next class of Newark pre apprentices

—@cagirl80

If coffee doesn’t help u sleep replay my 1st State of the city address (a real knock out) Thanks 4 your dedication & Leadership MLThomas13</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/CoryBooker/statuses/3555033914">&mdash;CoryBooker

Couldn’t sleep. Budget numbers dancing in my head. Mayor CoryBooker has his budget war room today. We will close the structural deficit!</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/MLThomas13/statuses/3552649151">&mdash;MLThomas13

On the bus in CityofNewarkNJ the way this bus sounds I don't think I'll make it to my destination. Will any stim money go to new buses?</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/DineanR/statuses/3546151639">&mdash;DineanR

This is a pic from the New Park we opened today – kids on our Tikki Barber playground equipment: http://twitpic.com/f9ac3

—@CoryBooker

RT JonnyDorsey: never been this excited for a film-ever. A hero leading a community of heroes.RT CoryBooker more vids http://bit.ly/2fXPvL

—@OurBrickCity

http://twitpic.com/f99p0 – Mayor Booker cuts the ribbon at First Street/Thomas Silk Parks

—@CityofNewarkNJ

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TDN Digest for Tue, Aug 25

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Newark Goes Back 2 skool Sat 8/29 BearsStadium 4p - 6:30p limited free tickets door Giving out ovr 1k backpacks (1st come 1st serve)

—@NewarkNow

First St./Thomas Silk Park located at 258-264 First Street. Join us 8/25 12pm to celebrate creating more green spaces for our children!</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/CityofNewarkNJ/statuses/3518733003">&mdash;CityofNewarkNJ

We have to do something about those McWhorter Hwy. underpasses. Some type of sidewalk redevelopment with art murals instead of gray paint

—@ironboundnewark

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TDN Digest for Mon, Aug 24

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Toured Newark on boat via the Passaic River today—excited about the city’s ambitious efforts to redevelop the waterfront.

—@KyleRosenkrans

Another article on NJIT student iPhone app entrepreneur Tyler Auten — http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/08/20/iphone

—@njit

Enjoyed the passaic river tour, learning about the history of the river+riverfront and hearing the cities plans for developin + cleaning it.

—@laureldumont

CoryBooker has also committed to aggressively soliciting queer-friendly businesses to come to Newark. I likey.</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/LarryLyons2/statuses/3494606321">&mdash;LarryLyons2

At a brunch with CoryBooker discussing LGBT issues in the CityofNewarkNJ

—@DineanR

CoryBooker is committed to having the LGBT community play a role in shaping &amp; administering the police dept's training around LGBT issues.</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/LarryLyons2/statuses/3494244663">&mdash;LarryLyons2

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TDN Digest for Sun, Aug 23

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Meet Candy Flavas and buy our products Sunday August 23rd, 7pm-midnight at The Coffee Cave, 45 Halsey St. Newark NJ 07102:

—@CandyFlavas

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TDN Digest for Sat, Aug 22

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RT djelleboogie: <a href="http://twitpic.com/epust">http://twitpic.com/epust</a> - view of newark bears/eagles stadium from the new ru-rbs building!</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/GlocallyNewark/statuses/3452390992">&mdash;GlocallyNewark

Don’t find fault. Find a remedy – Henry Ford

—@ModiaButler

Hang Gliding in Newark? My speed round answers to some curious questions. Short Video: http://bit.ly/pMHrA

—@CoryBooker

Newark Goes Back to School Sat August 29 Bears Stadium 4pm - 6:30pm game starts at 7:00 pm limited free tickets at the door</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/NewarkNow/statuses/3451240598">&mdash;NewarkNow

RT celebspark: Whitney Houston At Newark Airport With Her Daughter <a href="http://tinyurl.com/lvcoed">http://tinyurl.com/lvcoed</a></blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/NewarkNow/statuses/3451202568">&mdash;NewarkNow

“Hell, its cheaper to catch a game than a flick” But attendees still lack in numbers. Oh, those bleak bears… http://bit.ly/tM4lC

—@GlocallyNewark

Parents/Children – are u ready for back to school? Make sure your child is immunized – the School Bus Xpress pgrm is free for Nwk residents

—@CityofNewarkNJ

The criminalization of homelessness is not effective—read about some innovative alternatives from other cities. http://bit.ly/9YkEi

—@KyleRosenkrans

http://twitpic.com/epi0h – Mayor Booker cuts the ribbon to open a new 8 unit affordable housing rental on Hawthorne Avenue in Nwk’s Sout …

—@CityofNewarkNJ

Tix for R. Kelly’s Oct 15 performance in NJPAC’s Pru Hall go on sale today: http://www.njpac.org or 1-888-466-5722

—@NJPAC

Drafting the City’s 2010 Federal and State legislative agenda. Good stuff. More to come!

—@MLThomas13

“Not everyone’s intentions are good. Self interest and not the greater good motivates most people. Be bold, be different, do you.” My Mom

—@DPBell

Follow dailynewarker for the latest updates regarding the city of Newark. #FF</blockquote><p style="margin: -1em 0pt 1em;text-align: right"><cite><a href="http://twitter.com/dnnewark/statuses/3448665339">&mdash;dnnewark

Sometimes being a writer is so odd. Everything you do you experience with part of you observing from the outside, looking in.

—@alisaharris

Had a good time cohosting a pizza party 4 one of the teens shot recently in Newark. I realized that most of the victims really r children.

—@dnnewark

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TDN Digest for Fri, Aug 21

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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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