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UDrive. UText. UPay: Montclair & Bloomfield Police to Join Distracted Driver Enforcement Campaign

Both Montclair and Bloomfield Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of New Jersey’s “UDrive. UText. UPay” enforcement campaign. Beginning April 1 and running through April 21, the high...

Baristavillle Open Houses: Sunday, April 1

This week's open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough. A handful of open houses this weekend because of the holidays. 182 Valley Road, Montclair List Price: $574,900 Taxes: $13,524 Acreage:...

Montclair Public Library Foundation Announces the Appointment of Two New Board Members

Two new board members were appointed to serve on the Montclair Public Library Foundation Board. The two new trustees are Joanne LaMarca Mathisen and Tim O’Brien. The new members come to the table with...

Baristanet Profile: Fanny Fuentes-Phalon

Name: Fanny Fuentes-Phalon Where do you live? Montclair When did you move there? 1994 Where did you grow up? Union City, Hudson County How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? My wife and I are fortunate enough to...

Bring It To The Table Debuts At MAM’s Free First Thursday Night, April 5

Enjoy a night out at the Montclair Art Museum (MAM) with free general admission, live music, art activities and tours, dynamic seasonal programming, and a full-service bar at Free First Thursday Night, April 5,...

Concern About Health Risks Related To Shredded Tire Infill on Montclair Athletic Fields Raiesed...

If you're the parent of a soccer kid or a lax bro that plays on the turf at Fortunato or Woodman field, there's a potential health hazard right under your nose -- and your...

Vanguard Theater Company and Montclair Film Present an Evening of Film, Theater, and Discussion...

Join Vanguard Theater Company and Montclair Film on Friday, April 6th and Saturday, April 7th for a live performance of Doreen Oliver’s one-woman show, EVERYTHING IS FINE UNTIL IT’S NOT, followed by a screening...

Weekend Family Fun: Family Concert, Sesame Street Live, Storytime, Art and More!

Happy weekend! Whether you’re celebrating a holiday, prepping for spring break, or none of the above, there’s plenty of fun to be had in and around town. Check out some of these great events! This...

Montclair Library Trustee Board Considers New Additions and Renovations for Both Library Branches

Updated Correction: The cost of the project was stated to be around $13 million. The Montclair Public Library Board of Trustees’ March meeting was held on a special day – a Thursday, March 29,...

Bloomfield Police to Conduct Active Shooter Training During Spring Break

Bloomfield Police will conduct active shooter trainings April 2-6, 2018. While students are on spring break, officers will conduct these simulations in Brookdale School, to learn proper protocol, and be prepared for any active...

MontClairVoyant: Montclairites Protest Guns. Endless Superintendent Search Stuns

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, I'm awed that millions of people, including many Montclair students and adults, protested America's gun scourge on March 24. And I'm disgusted by right-wing pols and NRA execs who act like it's...

Montclair Zoning Board Concludes Plofker Application, Continues MKA Application

The Montclair Zoning Board of Adjustment heard three applications at its meeting on March 28 . . . which ended on March 29.  After two cancelled meetings owing to snow, the board spent nearly...

Montclair BOE President Offers Statement Regarding Superintendent Search

The Montclair Board of Education, according to its president Laura Hertzog, has chosen a superintendent candidate and hopes to appoint that candidate as soon as possible. Hertzog gave this statement at the meeting: Throughout our...
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