A monthly, one-hour, live call-in program focusing on social, economic and political topics pertaining to Newark.
On this month's edition of Newark Today we talk with Newark's central ward Councilwoman Gayle Cheneyfield-Jenkins, Jimi Olaghere founder of Geek Supply, and Medina Creative Director of design house Medina = Citi about the growing tech movement in Newark.
James Reiss has written six books of poetry. His critically acclaimed work has appeared in The New York Times, Esquire Magazine, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Chicago Tribune The Nation, Atlantic Monthly Magazine, and Slate.His poems have been published in numerous textbooks, both in English and Spanish. Reiss is a Professor Emeritus of English at Miami (Ohio) University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a founding editor of The Miami University Press.
A.J. Kirby-Jones was drafted by the Oakland A's in 2010 and also spent time in the Padres' organization. The Tennessee native is now belting homers for the New Jersey Jackals and helping them make the playoffs in the Can-Am League.