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Learn About Summer Camps

On Saturday, March 3, a Summer Camp Fair will be held at the Fusion Academy building from 12 noon to 4 pm at 578 Bloomfield Avenue in downtown Montclair. This free event will...

Montclair Animal Shelter Pet of the Week: George

Meet George. This gorgeous green eyed guy wants you to take him home with you. Come meet him, he'll steal your heart. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter is located at 77 N. Willow St.,...

Montclair’s Jorge Aguirre Dishes Details (and a prequel) About Monsters Beware!

Montclair's Jorge Aguirre has MONSTERS BEWARE! coming out March 13th. It is the third book of his popular Chronicles of Claudette series, together with illustrator Rafael Rosado. Anticipating that milestone, he sat down with us...

Montclair Community Meeting Held To Discuss Fair Housing

Montclair Fourth Ward Councilor Renée Baskerville hosted a community meeting at the Montclair firehouse on February 27 focusing on the problem with housing in the township, with an emphasis on fair housing.  The Fair...

Montclair High School Swim Teams Fall Short in State Tournament After Successful Season

The 2017-2018 swim season for Montclair High School was surprisingly successful. After losing many seasoned swimmers over the past two years, the expectations were that the Mounties would need a couple of years to...

Essex County Prosecutor Issues Warning Regarding School Threats on Social Media

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino issued a warning today to juveniles and others tempted to threaten schools on social media. In the wake of the shooting in Florida, Essex County has had three...
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Sponsored: Spring Break and Summer STEM Camps at Montclair Learning Center

Offering a wonderful mix of STEM programs in a fun and engaging camp setting.

Brookdale Artists Workshop Presents “Paintings and Drawings” at Montclair Public Library

Montclair Public Library’s popular art series continues with the “Brookdale Artists Workshop” on view in the Montclair Public Library Gallery, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, during Library hours from March 3 through March 30. An...

MHS Girls Volleyball Team To Run Eight-Week Volleyball Clinic

The MHS Girls Volleyball Team will be running an eight-week volleyball clinic. This program will provide basic instruction for those who have never played volleyball and serve as a skills clinic for those who...

Who Will Win?!? Showdown Montclair – An Amazing Party & Talent Battle From MFEE!

Party like a rock star...and be one if you dare. You won't want to miss this community-wide party on Saturday, April 21 at The Woman's Club in Upper Montclair! Showdown Montclair will feature great...

Goldberg, Johnson, Kasun – Who Will Be Montclair Schools Superintendent?

And then there were three.  The Montclair Board of Education vetted its three remaining candidates for the job of schools superintendent at a public meeting on February 26 at the Montclair High School auditorium,...

Dai-Kichi Goes Dry, Upstairs Goes Dark As Montclair Liquor License Is Transferred For $1,250,000

Effective February 20, another Montclair liquor license became inactive -- until it finds a home. The license serving both Dai-Kichi and Upstairs, owned by Montclair Food USA Corp, has been transferred to Montclair 401,...

We Are Sweet on Montclair’s New Bakery Cafe, Sweet Kitchen

Sweet Kitchen, which opened this week on the corner of Park Street and Bloomfield Ave. (in the former Hip Chic space) deliciously delivers on its name. The pretty bakery cafe, with its exposed brick, tin...

Montclair Pedestrian Safety Committee: 42 Pedestrians Hit and Injured in 2017

The following is a report from the Montclair Pedestrian Safety Committee: There were 42 pedestrians hit and injured by vehicles in Montclair in 2017, including a fatality on Grove Street. Despite quite a few safety...

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