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NJ Transit Discounts for Kids

Visiting the city with kids? This vacation week is cheaper than ever. See Barista Kids.

MHS Seeks New Football Coach as Lebida’s Exit Looms

Montclair High School is on the lookout for a new Head Football Coach as the retirement of Ed Lebida, current head coach and assistant principal of many years, approaches in January. The input of...

More Little Falls Cell Tower Drama

The Little Falls cell phone tower saga continued last week. As of last Wednesday a state superior Court judge agreed to permit Little Falls lawyers and T-Mobile subsidiary company Omnipoint to file written arguments to...

Baristaville Gets a Good Weather Break

Enjoy the sunshine!

Cupcakes Make The Holiday So Much Sweeter

Maybe they got the idea from the cupcake Christmas tree ornament on our tree--if so, I'm glad I placed it on the bough, because on Friday morning, I was delighted to see that I...

Holiday Fun Week at Newark Museum

Yesterday kicked off Newark Museum's Holiday Fun Week--five days of performances, art and science activities and much more. Today's performance is Miracle On 34th Street, A Radio Production by 12 Miles West. Here is a list...

Miracle On 34th Street, At The Newark Museum

The Newark Museum is a great place to be this week. Today (Sunday, December 27) at 2 pm, you can enjoy a performance of Twelve Miles West's "Miracle On 34th Street, A Radio Production,"...

Howzat? Bowling a Maiden Over (or a googly) Today In Montclair

IF THE ABOVE SENTENCE MAKES SENSE TO YOU, THERE'S NO EXPLANATION NEEDED. FOR MOST OF US LET ME SAY THIS: COR BLIMEY! CRICKET iN MONTCLAIR! WHATEVER NEXT VICAR? That's right, a game of cricket will...

My Favorite Christmas Tree

It's back--the hot pink Christmas tree in the window of Dot Reeder is back. Maybe it brings me back to my long ago days living in the East Village, lo those many years ago....

Christmas Eve Shooting in Montclair

NJ.com is reporting that a 21-year-old man was shot at the corner of South Park and Church Street at about 1 am on Christmas morning. He was taken to University Hospital in Newark. Police...

Lost Dog on Christmas

UPDATE: Stanley has been reunited with his owners. We're looking for a little Christmas miracle here, a little cyber magic to connect a lost dog and his owners. David and Candi Schwartz went out this...

Merry Christmas

"DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old. Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. Papa says, 'If you see it in THE SUN it's so.' Please tell me the truth;...

Winterfest at JCC MetroWest

If you're not celebrating Christmas tomorrow, bring the family over to The JCC MetroWest in West Orange for a fun-filled day at WinterFest. There will be a performance by Montclair mom, Mama Doni, sports, games,...

Clever Commute