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We Predict … More Condos in 2006

We can't get any word on the Amazing Kreskin's First Night performance (except for a second-hand report at a New Year's Day party from someone who heard he was good), but there are newspaper...

Montclair Man Charged in Attempted Molestation

A 41-year-old Montclair man, Douglas McDonald, was arrested yesterday at Willowbrook Mall on charges that he attempted to molest a 13-year-old boy in a Lord & Taylor men's room. McDonald was carrying condoms, lubricant...

When Utensils Attack

The display of cutlery gone awry, near Valley Road on Cooper Ave, is now gone, but it's got us wondering if plastic forks and spoons could become the new flamingoes. Is the display...

You Must Be This Old To Enter

Don't go looking for young hotties at Egan & Sons. Bouncers Greeters at the door of the elegant, popular pub have been turning away youngins' and sending them instead to Depot Square, according to...

Unpolished Appeal

Disheveled, natural, definitely un-metrosexual. That's the way Jersey guy Samuel Alito is supposed to show up, despite coming from well-coiffed Sopranoland. From the New York Times... "He will have a couple hairs out of...

It Aint Over Til It’s Over

And it's over when Montclair resident Lisa Lorms, a scenic designer, holds her annual New Year's Day party to destroy her seasonal gingerbread masterpiece. This year was the Great Wall of China. Below, how...

When ‘New Year’s Day’ Falls on Jan. 2

Sure, today was the day with the hangover and all the brunches. But tomorrow is the "official" New Year's Day, so remember that trains and buses will be on a holiday schedule. Above,...

A Little Sympathy, Please

How many times have we told this child "break a leg"? One too many, apparently. Send your "get well" messages to Margot in the comment space below. (She broke her ankle on a...

Glen Ridge Gets an ‘F’ in Scheduling

The whole world is off for the holiday tomorrow -- including the post office and the stock exchange -- except for the Glen Ridge Schools. Montclair and Bloomfield got it right, by the way,...

What We Really Want to Know: Was Kreskin Amazing?

First Night photos by Wayne Robbins.

So Far, So Good

So far this year, no excess calories consumed, no money misspent, no time wasted. Happy New Year. Send us your First Night pix, New Year's resolutions or 2006 greetings. UPDATE: OK, well, that...

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