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Luna Stage’s 2019-20 Season Features Plays Exploring What it Means to be ‘American’

Luna Stage’s 2019-2020 Season features bold new plays that examine the power of independence, the value of freedom, and what it means to be ‘American.’ Season Passes are now on sale for six-play season,...

Op-Ed: A Second Bite From Montclair’s Redevelopment Apple

The Township’s Gateway 1 Redevelopment efforts have not been kind to historic Orange Road. The numerous mistakes are well documented, and I don’t need to list all of them here. Fortunately, Montclair...
Montclair Crime

Montclair Crime: Dine and Dash; Shoplifting; Theft

The week in Montclair crime from D/Sgt. T. Turner, Montclair Police Department: Theft July 23, 2019 (Bloomfield Avenue): An unidentified male entered the CVS on Bloomfield Avenue, removed 12 pairs of “Zipper” headphones,...

Sponsored: YMCA of Montclair’s Camp at the Lake Runs Through August 30

There is still time to register your child for outdoor adventure at the YMCA of Montclair’s Camp at the Lake in West Milford, NJ. Camp at the Lake is an American Camping Association accredited...

Giveaway! “Get The Led Out” Led Zeppelin Tribute Band Set to Perform at...

Led Zeppelin tribute band, “Get The Led Out” is bringing its show stopping renditions of the band’s biggest songs to Montclair, N.J.’s premier event venue, the Wellmont Theater, on Friday, August 16 at 8:00...

In Celebration of the Life of Robert Ferguson: August 1-30

The Montclair Public Library Gallery, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, welcomes an exciting encore exhibit by acclaimed multi-media artist Robert Ferguson. The display will be on view in the Montclair Public Library Gallery,...

Local Nonprofits Partner to Reduce Social Isolation Among Older Adults in the Montclair Area

Two local nonprofits have banded together to enhance their services and further help the home-bound and socially isolated older adult population. “We are thrilled with this new partnership that will allow us to...

Montclair Jazz Festival Events This Week: July 29-August 4

Here's what's happening this week -- Montclair Jazz Festival upcoming events: (JULY 29-AUGUST 9: DAILY) Facebook Live Series! Jazz in the Afternoon With Special Guests - 2:30-3:30PM from Montclair State University. Daily JAZZ...

Montclair Swears In Two New Police Officers

Two Montclair probationary police officers were sworn in during a ceremony held Friday, July 26 in Municipal Council Chambers. Deputy Municipal Clerk Juliet Lee administered the Oath of Office to officers Nicole Muccio and...
Luisa Bakery & Cafe Montclair

Luisa Bakery & Cafe: Lovely, Yummy Addition To Walnut Street Food Scene

Montclair's new Meny Vaknin eatery, Luisa Bakery & Cafe, will have its grand opening tomorrow (Tuesday, July 30th – 6:30am-3pm), but fans flocked to the new Walnut Street location (that's one street where you'll...

Montclair Council Tables Single-Use Plastic Bag Ordinance

Montclair Town Council members tabled an ordinance to prohibit the availability of single-use plastic bags at local businesses during a council meeting held Tuesday, July 23. The ordinance had passed in its first reading...

Bloomfield’s Watsessing Park Gets New All Access Playground & Community Center

A new all access playground, community center and on-site parking lot at Watsessing Park made its official debut on Friday. The new all access playground is the first of its kind in the Essex...

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, July 28

This week's open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough. More than 100 open houses in the greater Baristaville area this Sunday. Today's menu features an Arts and Crafts Colonial, a Ranch and a Colonial/Victorian...

Giveaway! Love The Montclair Jazz Festival? Love It Even More As A Friend Of...

You’ll love the MONTCLAIR JAZZ FESTIVAL even more as a Friend of the Festival. This year, Montclair Jazz Festival celebrates its 10th Anniversary with two weeks of music, movies and more throughout Montclair! Food and...

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