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How Will You Bring in the New Year?

Ok, some of us are stuck on tradition, some of us follow the crowds, how do you like to bring in the New Year?  Lookin' at the past, or toward the future? In small...

Bloomfield High students on TV tonight

Looking for something Bloomfield-centric to check out today before the ball drops tonight and the champagne pops? Well, check out News 12's New Jersey Challenge, where a team of Bloomfield High students face off...

You Be the Editor

It's that old journalism standby, that once-a-year ritual for filling dull a news week: the top stories of the year about to end. Our addled brain came up with this list at 1:31 am....

Department of Unusual New Year’s Resolutions, 2006 Edition

The Barista's goal for the new year: turn into a MILF by Mother's Day. Here are Ed Remsen's, snatched straight from one of our own threads.My hopes for 2006: 1. The troops come home2. We...

Party Like It’s 2006

  The excitement is building around Baristaville, as the kickoff for First Night Montclair 2006 approaches. Billed as one of New Jersey's premier arts festivals, anyone who has ever attended can vouch for the energy...

Amazingly Mental

All things being paranormal, you might be shocked, surprised,and thrilled by the powers of mentalist extraordinaire, The Amazing Kreskin. This master of hypnosis, ESP, and mind expansion, will be performing at First Night Montclair...

New Year’s Resolution: Stay Out Of The Kitchen!

The town is jumpin' this Saturday night; here are a few more suggestions of where to celebrate, but reserve now: Egan & Sons has a special New Year's Eve three course prix fixe for $47.50,...

Input Requested

What was the best story of 2005?  We will putting up a poll tomorrow.  Let us know which LOCAL stories we should include.  Please leave suggestions in the comment section.

First Good Deeds at First Night

Start the New Year off with your first good deed. First Night Montclair organizers are putting out an SOS for anyone who would like to help out during the town's biggest party of the...

Boys Just Wanna Have Fun

Montclair's own Little Rascals have reincarnated as The Radcats, a local group of twenty-something film makers. Take a dose of Wayne's World  and a dash of Tarantino, and you've got a good idea...

New Jersey 2006 — Year of the Democrats?

New York liberals -- and independent voters -- appear to be changing the political landscape of the Jersey 'burbs. Republican strongholds in towns like Millburn, Westfield, Summit and Madison are eroding as Democrats find themselves...

Not Cuttin’ Any Corners

Modern day still life is the compelling element of photographer Eric Levin's first solo exhibition,"Corners". Levin finds beauty hidden in the clutter of everyday life, in Baristaville and beyond.  Levin named this show "Corners" ...

If It’s New Year’s Eve, There’s a Party in Baristaville

Can't decide where to rock 'n roll this New Year's Eve? Then you can toast with the bubbly,throw confetti, and in some cases, dance the night away.  Reserve your spot at one of these...

Hey Buddy, Can You Spare $187 Million?

As you figure out how you will pay off your holiday spending, consider the debt facing Montclair: $187,737,097.32!  Montclair Chief Financial Officer, Dianne C. Marus delivered the news at the Township Council's Dec. 27...

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