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Spring Arrives In Montclair

And with it comes a bunch of new homes on the market. Expect lots of excitement over these new listings, including this one at 21 Erwin Park Road, for $1,049,000, close enough to walk...

Sopranos Revealed

Is the answer to the Sopranos finale found in a Yeats' poem? Should Soprano Sue sell a room full of Sopranos memorabilia on ebay? Find out here.

Montclair Authors Get Sirius

Suburban scribes Pam Satran and Debbie Galant will reveal all on the Sirius Radio show "BE HAPPY DAMMIT" tomorrow at 8:15 am. Call and harass them at 866-LIME-114; the show airs on channel 114...

Another Armed Robbery In Montclair

Teens with guns, again! On Tuesday night, at 10:13 pm, police responded to the area of Edgemont Park on a report of an armed robbery. The victim, a 62-year-old Montclair male, states that he exited...

Are You Sticking It To DeCamp Next Week?

Baristanet reader Kate Rados, who I'm suprised hasn't started an "I Hate DeCamp" website, has news to report... I think I won a bet or something... Good news, the DeCamp petition (https://www.petitiononline.com/DeCamp/petition.html) has over 100 signatures. Reminder,...

The Carla/Corzine Conundrum

File it under "people I wish I didn't sleep with..." From 1010 WINS... Republicans are going to court Thursday to try to force the release of e-mails between Gov. Corzine and the head of New Jersey's...

Montclair Death Under Investigation

From the Montclair Times... The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office has opened a special investigation into the death of Linden Avenue resident James Wiggins. A family member of Wiggins called the police this past Saturday, May 26,...

Hands Off My Property!

A public advocate says NJ towns are abusing property owners' rights and is pushing for legislative change of redevelopment laws, making it harder to seize property under eminent domain. From The Star Ledger: In...

Read The Book, Crash The Party

Last week, we spied an ad in the Montclair Times announcing the official grand opening of Bobbi Brown's new education station, The Studio. The ad was also a public invitation (would that...

Your Evening Commute: Invoke “Plan B”

A visit from President Bush is expected to jam the NJ Turnpike and adjacent roads today, and make your commute more hellish than usual. Don't go there. From NJ.com: The Federal Aviation Administration...

No Calling, No Driving, No Cooking

Find out about the latest way to beat the dinner hour rush, on Food.

Not On Her Watch

Sen. Nia Gill is running for re-election on Tuesday, June 5. This week, she's inviting you to her headquarters in Montclair (19 Elm Street), this Thursday, at 7 pm, for a screening of "Darfur...

Mayoral Dis?

Mary Shaughnessy is a member of the Bloomfield Neighborhood Association Committee, which organized last Friday night's candidate's forum, for which Line A politicos were a no-show. You read her rebuttal letter to Mayor...

Talking Dollars and Sense

Now's your chance to say "show me the money." Tonight, in Clifton, join in a public discussion on New Jersey's FY08 Budget. The meeting is hosted by Treasurer Bradley Abelow and Department of Community Affairs...

Clever Commute