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Can’t We All Just Get Along?

For months we've been reading about Bloomfield town council's political in-fighting. At Tuesday's council meeting, Mayor Ray McCarthy's gave a "make-nice" 2007 address. From The Star Ledger: "We must all come together so...

Sushi’s Not The Only Thing Raw

From the Montclair Times... Police were called to the area of Nori 2, a Japanese restaurant on Bloomfield Avenue, on Friday, Dec. 29 shortly after 9:30 p.m. after two women dining there saw, through the...

We Do Not Tell A Lie

Cherry blossoms have been sprouting from Baristaville to Brooklyn, but in January? It seems that mother nature is giving winter a miss this year. The evening news last night even reported "April Showers"...

Sharpen Your #2 Pencils

John and Sarah live in the city, have a three-month-old baby named Paxton and are looking for a house in Baristaville. John graduated fifth in his class at Wharton and works at a prestigious...

Bloomfield’s Animal House

Nearly two months, 481 comments and they keep coming back...Our man Tom Biro re-opened the original thread last night, and there's still a lot of hissing going on. The discussions about Bloomfield's...

Scent Of A Burglar

The Essex County Sheriff K-9 unit brought Molly, a seven-year-old bloodhound, to Montclair yesterday to sniff out the scene of an attempted burglary. MPD's Lt. James Carlucci says a woman living on...

Coming Soon: A Clairidge Reno

Art house movie fans, here's a heads up. Montclair's Clairidge movie theater, the only local venue for eclectic movies left after the demise of the Screening Zone and the Wellmont, is going to get...

Baristaville, Sizzling Hot

We have to wonder about the State Division of Travel and Tourism slogan, "New Jersey and You: Perfect Together." Not that we don't think New Jersey is a mecca for fun...but the Asbury Press...

Farewell To Historical Montclair Church

Lack of funds, dwindling membership, the need to consolidate services -- it all sounds too familiar...And after nearly one hundred years of ministry in Montclair, the historic Trinity Episcopal Church will close its doors...

NJ Death Penalty Facing The Gallows?

A New Jersey Death Penalty Commission presented the Corzine administration with a report yesterday recommending abolishment of the death penalty. New Jersey last held an execution in 1963, and now has nine men on...

Who Moved My Cheese?

Find out on Food.

A Real Estate Record

Go see what this house (born in 1897, in the South End of Montclair) just sold for... on Real Estate.

Saving Bloomfield’s Collins House

In Bloomfield, Mimi Michalski and friends have a noble New Year's resolution -- to save an historic 18th century homestead, the Collins House, from vandalism and ruin. Mimi writes that the newly formed...

First Night In Hindsight

We hear Dr. John's show was a sellout at Montclair's party of the year. Did you go, did you like the vibe, and what did you see? Tell us about your First Night...

Clever Commute