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Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, July 1

This week's open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.   Seventy eight open houses in the greater Baristaville area this Sunday. Suit up in your best steam punk outfit to check out the two Victorians...
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Kid Volunteers Needed for Montclair’s Fourth of July Parade

Kids, ages 9 and up, are needed for Montclair’s Fourth of July Parade to march and carry banners along the parade route. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt, a coupon to Applegate Farm and earn...

Baristanet Profile: Chelsa Hernandez

Name: Chelsa M Hernandez Where do you live? East Orange, NJ When did you move there? We bought our home here about three years ago Where did you grow up? I grew up in Hunterdon County, NJ on a 5...

Families Belong Together March & Local Events, Saturday, June 30

This weekend, protests, rallies and other events in response to the Trump administration's immigration policy that has resulted in separations and detentions of migrant families will be taking place all over the country. Families...

Montclair HPC: Poolhouse Referral, Keller Williams Signage, Watchung Deli Façade

The Montclair Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) went over two applications at its June 28 meeting, but its biggest concern involved a referral to an application slated for consideration by the Zoning Board of Adjustment...

Weekend Family Fun: The Sandlot, Fireworks, Freedom Festival And More!

It’s out with June and in with July this weekend! Looking for some family-friendly fun in and around town? We’ve got you covered! Start the weekend a little early at Montclair Public Library (50 South...

Library Renovation, Street Paving and Quality of Life Issues Focus of Montclair First Ward...

Montclair First Ward Councilor William Hurlock led a First Ward community meeting on Thursday, June 28 at the Bellevue Avenue Public Library. He briefed the audience of about 20 people on some of the...

Wally Choice Community Center in Montclair Reopens! (VIDEO)

It's a brand new day for the Wally Choice Community Center. The project to modernize the community center and parking lot in Essex County Glenfield Park was completed today (Thursday, June 28), as part of...

Happy Hour Alfresco? The Crosby Kicks Off Summer With Green Living Wall

It's easy being green at The Crosby. The gastropub on Glenridge Avenue in Montclair has taken their outside space to next level beer garden with a new green living wall where you can relax...

MontClairVoyant: Summer Has Begun in Montclair, and Several Topics Are Hot

    DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, Kudos to the many Montclairites who marched in June 23's local protest against Trump's separation of Hispanic families at the U.S. border. But does that mean the New York-born Donald...

Catch Montclair Community Farms Mobile Farm Stand At A Location Near You

The Montclair Community Farms (MCF) mobile farm stand launched its third season Saturday of selling produce at affordable prices to Montclair seniors and residents. MCF operates two primary microfarm sites – one behind...

Genius Gems Brings STEAM-Powered Fun To Millburn

You know what’s cooler than a bunch of magnet tiles? Genius Gems, a STEAM playspace with thousands of magnet tiles for eager builders and makers. Now open in Millburn, Genius Gems has a variety of...

Montclair Animal Shelter Pet of The Week: Aaron

Meet Aaron....This fine fella is a mixed breed, two year old, total sweetheart. Come and meet him and you'll fall in love. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter is located at 77 N. Willow...

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