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Their Eyes Are Watching Wellmont

The Montclair Times and The Star Ledger tag team Steven Plofker today, with the latest up-to-the-minute goings on in the Wellmont saga. First, from The Ledger, with us reading between the lines... Plofker gets new...

Caldwell Man Dies After Beating In Orange

A horrific crime that resulted in the murder of Paul Garofalo, an Orange business owner and 80-year-old grandfather from Caldwell, took place around the corner from the Orange police station and not far from...

Share Your Wisdom (Continued)

A reader writes with this pressing query... Where is the best place in Montclair to watch the rutgers game tonight... This is a serious Montclair issue. Another reader needs help making plans for the last night of...

Bloomfield College’s Quick Check

High school seniors wondering if they'll be admitted to Bloomfield College in Fall 2007 can find instant gratification by getting down to the admissions office on January 4. The college is holding an...

Christmas Day Crime

One man's trip to a local church on one of the holiest days of the year ended in a brutal beating... On Christmas Day, at around 8 p.m., an 81-year-old man from Newark was driving...

Glen Ridge Mayor Divorces Himself From Civil Unions

Baristaville mayors now have authority to perform civil union ceremonies for same sex couples who choose to legally tie the knot. Montclair Mayor Ed Remsen says he approves of the law and will perform...

In Line at St. Peter’s Gate

Whatever will they talk about? Here's your Gerald Ford/James Brown open thread...

Montclair Makes Prime Time Tonight

Would you stop a drunk stranger from driving? Tonight, watch what happens when Baristaville shoppers on Church Street are put to the test in a reality-prank staged and filmed by ABC's Prime Time Basic...

Copabananas Splits…

Copabananas, a Church Street institution for the past eight years and our hands-down favorite party/gift store, is leaving. Owner Clair Baker says the new lease is unaffordable - and for that matter -...

Townhouses A Washout On Bloomfield’s Third Riverbank

Bloomfield Third Riverbank Asociation has spent six years crusading against development at a property near Liongate Drive. Now, they're ready to party like it's, well, 2007. NY developer, Fefferman/AC Fairways, has withdrawn...

Flamenco Frenzy

Satisfy your inner dancer at Montclair Art Museum's Free Family Day, "Dance, Dance, Dance." Adults and kids age seven and up can learn to click their heels and groove at free flamenco...

And The New Tax Rate Will Be…

Montclair residents are buzzing about the revals coming in. We're hearing the topic du jour discussed at the grocery store, during dinner parties, and on the street. Appraisal System's Rick Del Guercio...

So, What’s Your Christmas Story?

Did Santa get it right this year? Here's your Day After Christmas open thread...

Honoring Heroes

Two Montclair firefighters were honored for their heroism last Tuesday and, in our frenzy to throw our own holiday party, we forgot to run the story. But heroes are still heroes, even after the...

Clever Commute