Wednesday, September 1, 2010

24-Hour Vigil at Newark Public Library

Newark residents hold reading vigil in effort to revive the Newark Public Library

Link to Newark Star-Ledger.

Newark residents held a 24-hour reading vigil on Tuesday in an attempt to restore the Newark Public Library. The library has lost $2.45 million in funding from the city, closed the First Avenue and Madison branches last month, and will only be open 3 days a week through December.

Related article:
Library adjusts to budget cuts.  (7/5/2010)

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