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Neil Baldwin Talks About Ford & The Jews

Next Tuesday, Feb. 5, local author, Glen Ridge resident and MSU professor Neil Baldwin, will hold a discussion and book signing of "Henry Ford and the Jews: The Mass Production of Hate"...

A Show is Born

If you're a fan of sneak peeks, head over to Westminster Arts Center this weekend: Bloomfield's 4th Wall Theatre is mounting a work-in-progress production of a new musical, titled "Heaven Knows." The show (written by...

There Will Be Newsprint

After making lots of headlines for other papers, funding is temporarily restored to MSU's Montclarion. From the AP... After more than five hours of deliberation, the Student Government Association legislature voted 12-0, with seven abstentions,...

Amazon Ponies Up $300 Million For Audible

Audible was founded by Montclair author Don Katz. More here.

New York Times DeCamp “Commercial”

It's the most wonderful bus ride of the year. The commuters are ringing, the driver is singing (if it's Sal) and there's lots of good cheer. It's the most wonderful ride of the year. At...

Weekend Train Service Delayed Until Late 2009

Remember when folks were talking about possible weekend train service from Baristaville possible by year's end? That ain't happening. From the Star Ledger... Amtrak has informed the agency that its tunnel upgrade under the Hudson...

What’s Old Is New In Glen Ridge

Find out what Aunt Sally's beaded purse from the Roaring 20's is really worth. How about that "genuine" Arts & Crafts ceramic vase you got for a steal - is it the real...

Codey and Obama, Perfect Together

From PolitickerNJ... Senate President Richard Codey is expected to endorse Barack Obama for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to sources close to Codey, who had served as New Jersey Chairman of John Edwards’ campaign. Edwards announced...

Countdown To Super Bowl 2008

With only a few days to go before we see the Giants crush the Patriots in Phoenix (c'mon let's be optimistic) fans are making plans to party hearty. If you got your tickets...

Woman’s Body Found In Branch Brook Park

The body of a light-skinned Hispanic female found in a field in the Belleville section of Branch Brook Park has been identified as Omayra Guzman, 33, of East Orange. A jogger made the...

Double, Double, Toil and Teller

Guest drama critic, Stephen Wells, reviews the acclaimed production of Macbeth, playing now through February 17, at Two River Theater. It's understandable that Two River Theater Company in Red Bank is making a big deal...

John Edwards Dropping Out

Word is out on John Edwards' bow-out of the democratic presidential primary race. There'll be a press conference at 1pm today.

Sushi-Chic On Broad Street

We told you about Bloomfield's new glam, asian-inspired spa brightening up the block...next door, newcomer Kira Kira brings a touch of sushi-chic to the neighborhood. Find out more, on Food.

Sushi The Beautiful, At Kira Kira

Like a monarch butterfly emerging from its cocoon, the former non-descript sushi-spot, Michi, has morphed into an elegant dining establishment, Kira Kira. Yet another newcomer to Bloomfield's restaurant row, Kira Kira offers...

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