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Hate Patrol Invades Baristaville

Last week, students were shouting "Get your hate off MSU" after evangelicals from Open Air Outreach came to reach some "lost souls" by shouting incendiary comments... To kill a baby is murder. If you love...

Parallel Parking For Dummies

Here's hoping the final Sopranos episode is a little more exciting than this. Watch video of paint drying Meadow trying to parallel park, then running across Broad Street to Holsten's, here. Meanwhile, was last night's...

Putting Our Hands Together For Pandan

Bloomfield's Pandan joins the list of Baristanet-approved, New York Times-reviewed restaurants. Says David Corcoran from the New York Times... The menu is long, and the prices are so gentle you’ll want to come with a group...

What To Expect When Expecting FEMA

A tipster writes... I have a FEMA inspector coming to my house tomorrow a.m. to inspect my flood damage and I'm wondering what to expect. Can you put up a post soliciting people's FEMA experiences? This...

Like The Furniture?

Last week we told you that the Crisco homes were down to $1,095,000. All except for #4 Christopher Court, which happens to be the model home. With upgrades and furniture included, the asking price...

Corzine: Governor At Large

Recuperation can't be easy for Corzine, who is under more scrutiny than ever. Besides being accused of jeopardizing the lives of others during his high-speed trip to meet Imus, Corzine's clock is being watched...

HGTV Bought & Sold Tonight

Former Ridger Sam Joseph gets his star turn tonight on the first episode of HGTV's Bought & Sold. Here's a sneak peek at Joseph's relief at scoring a $3.7 milllion historic listing. Already on...

The Siena: Open Today

Interested to see what Montclair's Siena looks like? Go over today from 11 am to 5 pm, and report back here. According to the website (caution music), they're offering special discounted prices this weekend....

If Your Daughter Loves Molly

If your daughter has succumbed to the American Girl Doll craze, you won't want to miss today's American Girl Place New York Theater performance in Montclair. Forget Fifth Avenue, come to Evergreens (30 North...

The Algonquin South Fullerton Round Table

So maybe it wasn't Dorothy Parker and Harold Ross, but that was certainly the idea at the Montclair Public Library last night, where the stars were local literati. Thirty-two ink-stained wretches (including yours truly)...

Good Chinese + Movies + Ample Parking = Three Happiest

Want to know about our latest restaurant "find" that promises gastronomic greatness and has the added convenience of being thisclose to the movies? Quick, get over to Food.

Get Rid of It!

There are two hours left to take that big pile of old clothes and kitchen tchotchkes you don't want down to Glen Ridge High School parking lot and convert it into a good cause....

Serious Silliness

Have some fun and do some good this weekend: Montclair’s BlueWaveNJ, a grassroots organization that raises cash for progressive causes, is sponsoring a show called Laughing Liberally: Saving Democracy One Laugh at a Time...

It’s Fun To Be Irish, In Clifton

The Shannon Rose Pub, brand new to shoppers at Clifton Commons, offers an alternative to Chevys,  Johnny Carino's, et al.  Big screen TVs, a variety of seating in booths, tall tables, nooks and more...

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