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Welcome To The Wellmont

...And the show will go on at the historic Wellmont Theater in Montclair. Yesterday, Montclair Entertainment LLC signed a lease agreement wtih the Rosen Group which will bring the abandoned venue back to life. Principal...

Suspect Arrested For Montclair Man’s Murder

From the Essex County Prosecutor's office: An arrest has been made in connection with the fatal stabbing of Richard Banks, 40, of Montclair, in Orange, Wednesday evening. Last night, detectives from the Essex County...

Running Montclair & Other Weekend Diversions

Tomorrow, Saturday March 1, it will be interesting to see who shows up for the free seminar on local administration and Montclair's non-partisan form of government. Co-sponsored by Town Manager Joe Hartnett and...

Family Wins $30.3 Million In Baristaville Asbestos Suit

Asbestos exposure at the workplace can also work its way into the home, which appears to be the case for one former Glen Ridge family:...From EcoRealty We've dealt with many buyers who've nearly walked away...

Attention Bambi & Friends: The Hunt Is Over

South Mountain reservation has been saved - for the time being. The sharpshooters are gone, and so are 213 deer, or possibly 338, depending on how you're counting. From The Star Ledger: Of the...

Fear And Yoga Hits Baristaville

Be afraid. Be very, very, very afraid. No, we're not talking about a scary pandemic of lethal skin infections spread from sharing germ-laden yoga mats. Fear and Yoga in New Jersey, our own Debra Galant's...

Colbert Suffers From Caffeine Crack Down

Good morning, Baristaville! Are you caffeinated? Most of us were able to make it through Starbuck's national three-hour publicity stunt shutdown this week without suffering withdrawals. Stephen Colbert, who must've missed the...

Move Over, David Sarnoff

Yes, we had technical difficulties today. But those have been fixed, and now we're trying something completely different in partnership with an Israeli company, LiveU. Broadcasting live from Pianos Bar & Grill in Bloomfield,...

Beyond The Angry Dwarf…

Want to have your mac and cheese and sandwich, too? Find out on Food.

You Like A Little Starch With Your Starch

7Online's Neighborhood Eats gave the star treatment to our very own Watchung Delicatessen. Watch it here. The newest sandwich is the Ben's Special, and it comes with a little extra mac and cheese. Recipe: You start with...

Glen Ridge Appraisal Fun

Hey Ridgers! Check property by property values and decide whether you are happy or sad by clicking on the Glen Ridge tab here. And, let us know if you agree with one tipster who...

Top O’ The Technical Morning To You

Dear Baristaville, If you've noticed anything wonky today, you're not seeing things. We're upgrading some of our systems to fill growth and upgrade some of the features on the site, which may affect certain features...

Vault Of The Unknown Skeleton Makes Way For New School

Montclair's next elementary school clears last hurdle. From the Star Ledger... The deceased is an intact skeleton, identity unknown, left behind when the old First Methodist Church graveyard was relocated back in 1926 and which...

David Tyree: A Gentle Giant’s Homecoming

NY Giants Super Bowl hero David Tyree was in Baristaville last night meeting with locals, the press, and young athletes from his alma mater, Montclair High, at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center....

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