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1/7 - Raiders of the Lost Ark with NJSO

1/13 - Winter Festival: Zukerman Plays Tchaikovsky

1/14 - Embodying the Dream

1/14 - Dance Theatre of Harlem: MLK Celebration

1/15 - Gladys Knight with Special Guest The Whispers

1/21 - Winter Festival: Zukerman & Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

1/22 - Toshiko Akiyoshi and Lew Tabackin Quartet at Dorthaan’s Place

1/26 - John Cleese – NJ Speakers Series

1/27 - A Night of Symphonic Hip Hop Featuring Nelly

1/28-29 - Year of the Rooster: Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

1/28 - Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

1/28 - James Monroe Iglehart in Concert!

1/29 - Winter Festival: Zukerman Performs Bach



Prudential Center

1/1 - Seton Hall vs Marquette

1/2 - Devils vs Boston Bruins

1/6 - Devils vs Toronto Maple Leafs

1/7 - Seton Hall vs DePaul

1/7 - Devils vs Edmonton Oilers

1/9 - Devils vs Florida Panthers

1/13-16 - Disney on Ice Presents: Dare to Dream

1/20 - Devils vs Montreal Canadiens

1/21 - Twenty One Pilots

1/22 - Seton Hall vs St. John’s

1/24 - Devils vs Los Angeles Kings

1/25 - Seton Hall vs Butler

1/26 - Devils vs Washington Capitals

1/28-29 - Monster Jam Triple Threat Series


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Happy Holidays!

Best wishes for the holiday season and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year from Newark's Ironbound District. Thanks for supporting our boutiques, markets, restaurants, shops and stores during this special time of year and all year-round!

Ironbound District Elects New Officers for 2017

The Board of Directors of the Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) elected new officers for 2017 at the organization’s Annual Meeting in December.  Steven T. Yglesias, longtime Ironbound business and property owner, will return as President. Hal Laessig, principal of Newark Metametrics and co-founder of the Sumei Multidisciplinary Arts Center, was reelected to the First Vice President position. Betty Spiropolous, ‎Vice President, Newark Market Manager, ‎Investors Bank, was elected as Second Vice President, retired businessman Renato Baptista will return as Treasurer, and Manuel Lopes, owner of Lopes & Sons Hardware on Ferry Street, was reelected Secretary.

Leysly Roldan was reelected as Assistant Secretary and Notary. Eddie DeSousa, Vice President and Branch Manager of TD Bank’s new office on Market Street, was appointed as the newest member of the IBID’s Board of Directors.

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Newark Regional Business Partnership Tours Ironbound & East Ward

The Ironbound Business Improvement District hosted nearly 30 members of the Newark Regional Business Partnership during the organization's recent tour of the East Ward.
IBID Executive Director Seth A. Grossman welcomed the Partnerships members and made a presentation on economic development activity in the Ironbound District.
(left to right) Seth A. Grossman, IBID Executive Director, Chip Hallock,  President & CEO,  Barbara E. Kauffman,  Executive Vice President, Newark Regional Business Partnership, East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador, Joseph Della Fave, Executive Director, Ironbound Community Corporation.


New Video Spot Heralds Holidays in the Ironbound District!