Online Survey Responses Due June 30th!

The South Ward Special Improvement District (BLCSID) is conducting a retail study to better understand the market demand and consumer preferences of residents and visitors in the neighborhood.



The formal survey for Weequahic and Clinton Hill residents is available at www.surveymonkey.com/r/southwardsurvey

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Community Meeting, June 11

Community Meeting, June 11

Important Notice – Kings Family Restaurant

Important Notice – Kings Family Restaurant

Some local news outlets recently reported that Kings Family Restaurant on Clinton Avenue, named Newark’s Small Business of the Year in 2017 by the NCEDC, was closing it’s doors. That is completely false! They are confusing this business with Kings Chinese Restaurant, also located on… Read more »

6th Annual LPGA USGA Girls Golf Invitational Coming to Newark’s South Ward – July 16th

6th Annual LPGA USGA Girls Golf Invitational Coming to Newark’s South Ward – July 16th

Did you know Newark’s Weequahic Golf Course, designed in 1913, is the oldest public golf course in New Jersey? Located in historic Weequahic Park, the South Ward’s green oasis, the beautiful and challenging 18 holes will be the site of the 6th Annual LPGA USGA… Read more »

2018 Children’s Hospital of NJ Pediatrics Party – June 14, 2018

2018 Children’s Hospital of NJ Pediatrics Party – June 14, 2018

You’re invited to celebrate the graduation of the Pediatrics Class of 2018! On Thursday, June 14, 2018, from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM, join the Children’s Hospital of NJ team at the Pleasantdale Chateau & Conference, 757 Eagle Rock Ave in West Orange. This beautiful… Read more »

NJ Business Registration Workshop

NJ Business Registration Workshop

The New Jersey Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC) at Rutgers-Newark can help you register your business online with the State of New Jersey and obtain a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Take part in this hands-on workshop on Tuesday,… Read more »

City of Newark to Build Police and Fire Safety Training Complex in South Ward SID

City of Newark to Build Police and Fire Safety Training Complex in South Ward SID

Mayor Ras J. Baraka, Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose, and Executive Director of the Newark Housing Authority Victor Cirilo have announced the culmination of months of intergovernmental collaboration to build a much-needed state-of-the-art police and fire safety training complex for the City of Newark. The… Read more »