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Merrie Koehlert

Larger Than Life: Portraits of Iconic Women Artists Exhibit Opening at Montclair Public Library

Montclair painter, Merrie Koehlert, will show her exhibition Larger Than Life at the Art Gallery of the Montclair Public Library, throughout March, in recognition of Women’s History Month. The large-scale oil paintings, many as large...

Montclair Artist Samad Savage Produces Music Video Encouraging Kids to Code

Come Along! encourages kids that whatever you can imagine - you code it!

Blog: Sanctuary on the Local Level

A declaration of sanctuary in the fullest sense is a pledge to protect the most vulnerable members of our society...
Improve Lighting and Visibility in Montclair

Help Us Identify the Darkest Corners of Montclair

Be a part of the safer, brighter streets campaign.

Montclair BOE Considers Sobering 2017-18 Preliminary Budget

Board hopes to adopt budget before Bolandi is replaced by interim superintendent Barbara Pinsak.
Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates

S.O.F.I.A. Announces Two Recent Grants from Investors Foundation and Montclair via CDBG

Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates (S.O.F.I.A.) has announced two generous grants that will make key programs viable during 2017. Montclair Township, on behalf of Essex County, will again support S.O.F.I.A.’s Soar to Success program with...

Man Fatally Stabbed in Caldwell

Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force and the Caldwell Police Department are investigating a fatal stabbing. On Sunday, Feb. 26, a young man was fatally stabbed in an apartment above a business he...
Joan Garry's Guide to Nonprofit Leadership

Joan Garry to Discuss Nonprofits in The New World Order at MPL

"Every nonprofit in America, regardless of ideology, should be bracing itself not only for unchartered waters but for squalls."
The Junior League of Montclair-Newark

The Junior League of Montclair-Newark 50/50 Raffle Fundraiser

The Junior League of Montclair-Newark, Inc. (JLMN) has provided support and service to women and children in Bloomfield, The Caldwells, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Glen Ridge, Irvington, Montclair, Newark and Verona for more than...

Glen Ridge Crime: Argument Between Lyft Driver and Passenger Leads to Simple Assault

This week in Glen Ridge crime from Capt. Sean Quinn: Date/Time: 2-18-2017 at 6:45 PM Incident: Simple Assault Description: Sergeant Ryan Schwartz and Officer Anthony Re was dispatched to the intersection of Ridgewood Avenue and...

Aw, Nuts! Bloomfield’s The Orange Squirrel To Close

“I’d like to thank all of our loyal Squirrel fans and look forward to seeing you again soon as I enter this next endeavor." ~ Chef Francesco.

Let’s Talk About Sex…Earlier and More Consistently

A lack of information makes it hard for parents to know what their children are learning about sex and puberty.

Pleasant Ave Residents Fight to Stop Tear Down, Subdivision of Aubrey Lewis House in...

The fate of the house and property is on tonight's Montclair Planning Board agenda.

Championship Season in Full Swing for Montclair YMCA Dolphins

35 Dolphins headed to 2017 NJ YMCA State Championships

Clever Commute