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Monthly Archives: January 2011

Here We Go Again: School Early Dismissals and Closures

It's like a bad dream that keeps recurring.

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing on I-80

Plane was on loan to Bergen County prosecutor's office. No injuries reported.

Special Needs Cat Needs a Special Home

A reader writes: Ralphie was brought to PAWS in 2008 by a person who found him being hit by some mean people. As a result of his injuries, Ralphie has some special needs. He...

Baristaville Deer Get a Stay of Execution

Due to inclement weather, Tuesday's hunt in Eagle Rock and Hilltop Reservations has been called off. Either way, the Highlawn Pavilion is open for business.

Counterfeit Bills at Trader Joe’s and Nearly $3,000 in Stolen Fragrances at Short Hills...

This just in from Capt. James Miller at the Millburn Police: On 1/29/2011 at approximately 9:28 AM the manager of Trader Joe’s, located at 187 Millburn Avenue reported that the store was in possession of...

Maplewood Township 2.0

The town's official website got a techno-facelift, joining the ranks of digitally advanced neighboring towns like Montclair and Clifton.

February Break Vacation Camps & Activities

All of Baristaville's schools are closed on Monday, February 21 for Presidents Day, but some schools are closed two days and some lucky kids get the entire week off. If you have to work, there...

$20K to Haiti, With Love from Montclair

Montclair was sizzling with sound on Saturday night, as dozens of musicians gathered to perform at the 2nd Annual Concert for Haiti. Check out the video of Christian McBride.

Bloomfield BoE Announces New Superintendent

Effective April 21, 2011.

Sharp Words About Wall Street and Washington

A Glen Ridge financial fraud investor (along with the help of a few others) turns in a big report on the causes of Wall Street's 2008 meltdown.

Barista Soup Party

Thanks to our own Holly Korus, aka Ask Holly, a group of Baristas, a Mister Barista and Alison J. Bermack, got together over the weekend to make soup for the Cooking With Friends Souper...

Person Trapped Under Car in Maplewood

Story Update: Two individuals were transported to University Hospital in Newark this morning after a car backing out of a driveway struck the pedestrians, trapping one of them under the vehicle according to the...

Hot From the Kettle: Baristas Do The Souper Bowl

You've got another day to make a homemade soup for the Human Needs Food Pantry to give away this coming Sunday.

Family YMCA and the Performing Arts

https://www.flickr.com/photos/55034130@N08/sets/72157625939902026/show/ The Little Y is no longer the Little Y. Too many cool new things have happened, and the place has outgrown that old nickname. Instead, call it the Family Y for short. The Geyer...

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