Opening Up: New Food, Drink and Retail

The pandemic was a huge economic and social disruption, but Newark’s service and retail options have continued to grow. Here’s a quick rundown of our picks for what’s new in Newark. Boss Blend Coffee This Afro-Latina-owned small-batch coffee shop and art space is a great new addition to the emerging caffeine scene on Halsey Street. Grab a coffee during the day and check out one … Continue reading Opening Up: New Food, Drink and Retail

Thank You For Your Service

Usually when a beloved business closes, there is some celebration or recognition of the services it provided to the community. The COVID-19 crisis prevented this from happening for so many, these small toasts are our humble attempt at a proper send-off. Each pillow-stuffed empanada came with a unique die-stamped letter combination and was handmade by the Argentine owner and her mother in the back of … Continue reading Thank You For Your Service