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Newark Life Spring 2018 issue

Katie Compton tops U.S. cyclocross, Lee Zimmerman's world of puppets, finding just the right piece of the past, the magic of the ukulele, and more

The Puppet Guy

Lee Zimmerman has traveled all over the world performing his rock and roll marionette show. This is how the Newark resident made a name for himself as...The Puppet Guy

The sweet aroma and seasonal taste of education

Since it opened on Haines Street last September, Little Goat Coffee Roasting Company has been introducing customers to varieties from around the world

Four chords in the better place

Every month, ukulele enthusiasts get together and share tips, songs and the plucky sounds of a small musical instrument. They're the Newark Ukesters, and they're here to play

Katie Compton's journey to the top of the cyclocross world

The Newark native has traveled the world as one of the most successful U.S. cyclocross athletes in history

Finding the right words

John Micklos, Jr., fuels the spark that makes children love reading

Newark Life Fall/Winter 2017 edition

The Newark High School band plays on, a lifetime of critters with Jungle John, getting strong at MVJ Athletics, lending a hand to the homebound, and more

Newark resident specializes in the social history of women in mid-Victorian America

Linda Duffy has had a lifelong interest in history

The Champion

In the 15 years that Greg Pritchett has operated MVJ Athletics Training Center, he has introduced hundreds of students to the science of discipline, but what he really provides is a gift of inspiration

On the right path

In the greater Newark area, there are plenty of trails for people traveling on two legs or two wheels