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Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, December 1

This week's open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough. Slim pickings this Sunday, but there are some properties for hard core open house spelunkers to check out.   169 Orange Road, Montclair List Price:...

Baristanet Profile: Georgette Gilmore

Name: Georgette Gilmore Where do you live? Montclair, near Edgemont Park. When did you move there? My husband and I moved to Montclair when we were married 17 years ago. Where did you grow up? Jersey City,...
Shop Local! Don't Miss Small Business Saturday

Shop Local! Don’t Miss Small Business Saturday

Shop local this Saturday and support the businesses that support your community. Small Business Saturday is this Saturday, November 30 and local businesses will be pulling out the stops to create great deals and...

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair Launches Campaign for Stronger Municipal Protections for LGBTQ Community...

In 2012 the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, developed the Municipal Equality Index (MEI), a nationwide scoring system of LGBTQ inclusion in...

Weekend Family Fun: Holiday Lights, Winter Wonderland, Model Railway and More!

Happy Thanksgiving weekend! We’ve rounded up some fun and family-friendly things to do in the area. Check ‘em out! Morris Museum (6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown) will kick off their Rock and Mineral Weekend on...

MontClairVoyant: About Thanksgiving and the Town in Which We’re Living

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, You haven't mentioned Thanksgiving in your column since last Thanksgiving. Why is that? Sincerely, The Cranberries I was going to say "Stuffing Day" comes only once a year, but then I remembered mattresses... DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, Are you thankful...

Montclair Police: No Weapon Recovered at High School; Incident Under Investigation

The official statement from Montclair Police regarding incident at Montclair High School Wednesday that resulted in a lockdown at both MHS and Renaissance Middle School: On Wednesday November 27, 2019 at 1033 hours, the Montclair...

Montclair High School Lockdown Lifted; Montclair Police Conduct Investigation

Update:12:36 p.m. Dear Families and Staff, Today, there was a lockdown at Montclair High School due to an alleged report of a student with a weapon. As a precaution, Renaissance also went into lockdown. The Montclair...

Montclair’s Bobbi Brown Visits TODAY Show; Will Teach Makeup and Beauty on MasterClass Platform

What's next for Montclair's very own beauty industry expert, professional makeup artist and creator of The George? Bronzer 101. Bobbi Brown will teach makeup and beauty on MasterClass, a platform that makes it possible for...

Say Goodbye to The Office in Montclair; Restaurant To Close Sunday

The Office Beer Bar & Grill announced it will close Sunday after being a fixture on Montclair's Bloomfield Avenue for years. The Office Beer Bar & Grill was a familiar hangout for Montclair High...

Community FoodBank of NJ & MSU Partner to Fight Food Insecurity

Montclair State University’s ongoing efforts to combat food insecurity has received a boost from a new partnership with the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, which will increase food supplies to the Red Hawk Pantry...

Make A Wish! Throw Your Vote In The Church Street Circle Fountain Poll

The traffic circle at Church Street and Valley Road in Montclair is getting a makeover, so traffic and pedestrians flow better through the roundabout. Also flowing again will be the circle's centerpiece water element,...

Gus Makris Day! A Celebration of 20 Years At Montclair Diner

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill was in Upper Montclair Monday afternoon to bestow honors as Montclair Diner hosted Gus Makris Day to celebrate the Makris family's 20 years of service at the Montclair Diner. The...

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