No matter how much success she's amassed in the realm of entertainment, New Jersey native Queen Latifah has always stayed true to her Newark roots. The rapper and actress-whose real name is Dana Owens-is empowering her community through a new project centered on housing equity, NJ.com reported.
Newark's Queen returns home to build housing on a troubled block https://t.co/YBk91ctFlc pic.twitter.com/gE0wh6AM1w
- njdotcom (@njdotcom) April 27, 2022
On Tuesday, Owens joined local elected officials and community leaders to break ground on a mixed-use real estate project dubbed RISE Living.... Read more