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$35 Million Camden Baseball Stadium Faces Demolition -

The former home of the Newark Bears minor league baseball team, where the Bears played until 2013, has been sold to a New York-based developer for $23.5 million. Lotus plans to demolish Riverfront Stadium and build a mixed-use, high-rise tower in its ...

Newark complex designed as Amazon HQ2 bid would include the city's tallest towers - 6Sqft (blog)

It would include a 60-story tower at the old Westinghouse site south of the Newark Broad Street station and a 55-story tower at the site of the Newark Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium. With a planned six million square feet of office space within ...

Group Hopes to Lure Amazon to Newark with Massive Two-Tower HQ2 Concept - Jersey Digs

Lotus Equity Group, which bought the baseball stadium from Essex County, is planning the Riverfront Square project on both the former Newark Bears property and the old Lincoln Motel site. The complex is expected to consist of a hotel, a public plaza, ...

Photo of the Day 8/11/18 - Essex County Place

Photo of the Day 8/11/18. Now privately owned by Lotus Equity Group, the Newark Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium will be torn down in order to make way for the massive Riverfront Square complex. Article/Photography by Jared Kofsky at 12:00:00 AM.

Renderings Revealed for Ambitious Riverfront Square Development in Newark - Jersey Digs

The planned revitalization of the former Newark Bears Stadium into a mixed-use community is arguably the biggest project in the Brick City, and the look and feel of the plan is now clearer following the release of full site renderings. The development ...

New Miners groundskeeper Ricky Tier hoping to construct fans' fantasy field - New Jersey Herald

He comes in with more than eight years of experience after helping tend to the grounds of the Newark Bears, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Rutgers University-Newark baseball teams at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium in Newark. At that ballpark ...

A portion of Route 21 is now named in honor of Roberto Clemente -

Clemente was posthumously inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973, becoming only the second player for whom the five-year mandatory waiting period was waived. In his honor, the Newark Bears retired the number 21 jersey in 2009 at a ceremony ...

What to know about the 6 sites proposed for Newark Amazon HQ -

But the proposal, about 200 pages long, revealed details of how the city plans to accommodate a potential Amazon headquarters. Newark proposed six different sites within two districts in downtown Newark as potential locations for the HQ2. The locations ...

Please Don't Call On Me, Mr. Ringmaster! - The New Yorker

In Washington Park, a three-minute walk away, the statue of Seth Boyden, who refined a process for making patent leather, struck a stalwart pose for nobody. On an adjoining corner, the Newark Bears stadium sat locked up and abandoned. The Newark Bears ...

Lawrence Goes From Newark To Bears Starter -

SPRINGFIELD, Mo--The Missouri State Bears are trying to snap a five game losing streak Tuesday night at Indiana State. In our Bear Nation report, coach Paul Lusk is hoping Mustafa Lawrence can lead the Bears to victory. The freshman scored a career ...

Lotus Equity unveils Riverfront Square anchor building - NJBIZ

Developer Lotus Equities announced it is set to build the country's largest mass timber office building at the site of the former Newark Bears Stadium, now called Riverfront Square. The building, designed by Michael Green Architecture is set to ...

Timber tower will anchor $1.7B project replacing shuttered Bears stadium -

The site of the old Newark Bears Stadium will be anchored by an 11-story tall timber tower -- the beginnings of a new vision for sustainable construction and modern architecture in the city. Plans for the 500,000 square-foot building were revealed ...

Nation's largest timber office building coming to Bears Riverfront Stadium site in Newark -

Newark, NJ--Plans to develop the nation's largest timber office building to be built on Newark's old Bears Riverfront Stadium and adjacent Lincoln motel sites were unveiled Monday by commercial real estate firm Lotus Equity Group. The 11-story ...

Newark will soon be home to one of the country's largest timber buildings - Curbed NY

Located on the site of the former Newark Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium and the old Lincoln Motel, it'll include up to 2,000 residential units, large and small-scale retail, cultural and public open space, a hotel, two million square feet of ...

A Skyscraper Made of Wood? Newark Developers Give It a Try - Wall Street Journal

The Manhattan developer said it is planning an 11-story Newark office building made with a wood structure for Riverfront Square, its 4.8 million-square-foot mixed-use development proposed on the site of the former Newark Bears and Eagles Riverfront ...

Newark Bears Stadium Redevelopment Plan Now Includes 240-Room Hotel - Jersey Digs

The plans for the redevelopment of the Newark Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium property and surrounding area have expanded, and the public will soon get a chance to weigh in on whether it should go forward. The latest plans now call for 2,526 ...

Newark's Barcade To Have Official Ribbon Cutting On December 12 - New Jersey Stage

... School and Audible's Newark headquarters, Barcade will draw its customer base and energy from the growing Washington Park business and education community, as well as future development set for the Newark Bears-Eagles Riverfront Stadium site.

Coast Guard defensive lineman Jack Brandt is a true family guy -

New London — Jack Brandt's dad, John, is a former baseball captain at Yale University and former general manager of both the Camden Riversharks and Newark Bears of the independent Atlantic League, which meant that, at the ballpark, Jack and his ...

Guest Post: My Father Was a Baseball Player Down in Jersey - River Avenue Blues (blog)

In December 1942, the Yankees decided to promote 8 members of the Newark Bears to bring some new blood into the team. The 1942 team had a lot of aging and retiring stars. Bill Dickey failed to catch 100 games for the first time since 1928. Lefty Gomez ...

1400 Units, Public Piazza, and More Planned for Newark Bears Stadium Site - Jersey Digs

Newark has recently seen major residential development projects to bring more people into Downtown. Now, the new community that could soon rise at the site of the Bears and Eagles Riverfront Stadium will bring many different uses in addition to ...

The Newark Bears were an American professional baseball team based in Newark, New Jersey. They were a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and, later, the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball. The Bears played their home games at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium. The team folded after the 2013 season.

Newark Bears
Newark Bears (logo).png
League Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball
Location Newark, New Jersey
Ballpark Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium
Year founded 1998
Year folded 2013
Nickname(s) Brick City Bears
League championships (2) 2002, 2007
Division championships (2) 2001, 2007 (First Half Champs)
Former name(s) Newark Bears (1998–2013)
Former league(s) Atlantic League of Professional Baseball
Colors Navy blue, white
Ownership Danielle Dronet and Douglas Spiel
Manager Garry Templeton
General Manager Danielle Dronet
Riverfront Stadium

The Newark Bears were an American professional baseball team based in Newark, New Jersey. They were a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and, later, the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball. The Bears played their home games at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium. The team folded after the 2013 season.

Former Newark Bears Stadium Sells for $23.5 Million

New York-based developer Lotus Equity Group has purchased the Riverfront Stadium property, former home of the Newark Bears, with the hopes of building a ...

Goodbye, Newark Bears -

The Newark Bears "Everything Must Go" Sale 2014 -

Bad News for the Newark Bears Baseball Team | The New York Times

Financial woes have led Newark's professional baseball team to fold. The Bears' owners are auctioning off nearly everything, including lawn mowers, office ...

05/24/09 - NEWARK BEARS vs. YORK - ATLANTIC LEAGUE Baseball - 8th Inning Action - CARL EVERETT

8th inning action on Sunday, May 24, 2009. Bears won 8-5.

Newark Bears Baseball

Re-establish minor league baseball back in Newark,NJ (Videographer)

Strike out: Newark Bears close with auction

The Newark Bears, a once-proud minor league franchise, has gone out of business. And anyone wanting to own a piece of the team made their way to Riverfront ...