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Erwin Park Fire in Montclair Under Investigation

MONTCLAIR, NJ - On January 17th, at 2:26pm the Montclair Fire Department received a call from a contractor on Erwin Park reporting a fire in the attic. Montclair Fire units arrived to find heavy...

Montclair Mayor Announces Zero Municipal Tax Increase in 2020 Budget

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair will hold its municipal elections in May. On Wednesday morning, Mayor Robert Jackson sent out this announcement regarding Montclair's municipal tax rate and the current council's involvement: The 2020 budget for...

No Injuries at Washington St. Blaze; Bloomfield Fire Dept. Receives Assistance from Neighboring Municipalities

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The fire that broke out this morning at 55 Washington St. has been completely extinguished, with no civilians or Firefighters injured. The four alarm fire was reported at 7:48am. Irvington, East...
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Councilwoman Baskerville to Hold Community Meeting on Proposed South End AT&T Communications Installation

Councilwoman Dr. Renee Baskerville invites the public to an urgent community planning meeting which will be held Tuesday, January 28, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., in Fire Headquarters, 1 Pine Street. The meeting will focus...

Streets Affected By Bloomfield Fire

UPDATE: The fire that broke out this morning at 55 Washington St. has been completely extinguished, with no civilians or Firefighters injured. The four alarm fire was reported at 7:48am. Bloomfield NJ- Bloomfield Fire Department...

CPAW NJ and the Bloomfield Animal Shelter are “Spaying It Forward” in 2020

CPAW NJ (Communities Promoting Animal Welfare NJ) and the Bloomfield Township Animal Shelter are teaming up to trap, neuter and release as many feral/community Bloomfield cats as possible over the winter in a new...

New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents Works by African American Women Composers, January 26

The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) presents a concert focused on women composers featuring five ensembles on Sunday, January 26 at 4:00pm at Princeton University’s Richardson Auditorium (68 Nassau Street, Princeton). The NJYS Youth...

American Theater Group Presents New Jersey Premiere of ‘Till’

American Theater Group is thrilled to present the moving new musical "Till." This stirring and powerful show tells the story of 15-year-old Emmett Till, whose murder in Mississippi helped to ignite the civil rights...

Martin Luther King, Jr. – “I Have A Dream”

"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their...

Baristanet Profile: Daniel Lawson

Name: Daniel Lawson Where do you live? Near Mountainside Hospital in Montclair. Our backyard is in Glen Ridge, and our front yard is in Montclair! When did you move there? We moved to Montclair in 1998.  We...