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Shaquille O’Neal Posts Up Newark’s Redevelopment

Sep 30, 2013 | Urban Development

"During his 19 year NBA career, Shaquille O'Neal made a living clearing out space and putting on his finishing touch. Standing at an imposing 7'1" and 300+ pounds,... Keep Reading »

NJ Today with Mike Schneider

Sep 27, 2013 | Podcasts

"Shaquille O’Neal was born in Newark 40 years ago and although he left in his early teens and then through college, he says the city never left him. Today he was there to break ground... Keep Reading »

Shaq Helps Break Ground On Riverfront Newark High-Rise

Sep 27, 2013 | New Projects | Podcasts

"NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – One of Newark’s biggest supporters helped break ground Friday for a rental complex that’ll be the first to go up in downtown Newark in 50... Keep Reading »

Downtown Newark to get first high-rise in 50 years

Sep 27, 2013 | New Projects | Urban Development

"NEWARK -- Ground was broken Friday morning for a new building in Newark, the city's first downtown high-rise residential project in more than half a century.

Newark Mayor... Keep Reading »

Star comes home to build in Newark

Sep 26, 2013 | Urban Development

"NEWARK—Growing up here in the 1970s, Shaquille O'Neal's family ushered him to two places to keep him off the streets: the local Boys and Girls Club and the nearby movie... Keep Reading »