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

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 - NJ.com

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 ...

Lotus taps Cushman to lease nation's largest timber office building - Real Estate Weekly

Riverfront Square will occupy the 11.8-acre site, which includes the former Newark Bears and Eagles Stadium and the site of the former Lincoln Motel. The mixed-use project, estimated at $1.7 billion, is expected to provide up to 2,000 residential units ...

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 - OzarksFirst.com

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 - NJ.com

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

We must beware a French President who bears gifts, says TIM NEWARK - Express.co.uk

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron's offer of the Bayeux Tapestry coming to England for the first time in 940 years is a timely reminder of what happened the last time we were overwhelmed by illegal immigrants. After the defeat at the battle of Hastings ...

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 - theday.com

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 ...

Redevelopment of Newark's Bears Stadium site receives team of architects - Building Design + Construction (press release)

Since bidding adieu to the minor league Newark Bears baseball team in 2013, Bears Stadium has been left vacant. The 6,200-seat stadium sits on eight acres adjacent to the waterfront and a short walk away from NJ Transit's Broad Street station, which is ...

Lotus Equity announces Newark Bears Stadium redevelopment architects - NJBIZ

“As a firm, Minno & Wasko is proud to be part of the redevelopment of the Newark Bears Stadium site, contributing to the vibrant urban experience of downtown Newark,” Leonard Infrance of Minno & Wasko said. “Through collaboration with the outstanding ...

Newark's Bears stadium will be replaced by a 2.3-million-square-foot mixed-use development - The Architect's Newspaper

Is it finally Newark's time to shine? Recent projects, like James Corner Field Operation's Passaic Riverfront Park revitalization and now the redevelopment of Bears & Eagle Riverfront Stadium, have slowly been pushing the city into developers' line of ...

Design of Newark's Riverfront Stadium Site Development Released - Ballpark Digest

Design details have been released on the redevelopment of the site of Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium, the former home of the Newark Bears. Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium originally opened in 1999 as the home of the Bears, then of the indepdendent ...

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
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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.