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Montclair Parks Appreciation Weekend!

Montclair, NJ – Volunteers can join Councilman Peter Yacobellis, the Montclair Parks Recreation & Cultural Affairs Advisory Committee (MPRCA-AC), and park advocacy groups on Saturday, November 7th and Sunday, November 8th, at the inaugural...

Take A Drive-By Halloween Decoration Tour And Visit These Favorite Haunts

Instead of trick or treating, take a drive and tour terrific Halloween decorations from fanciful to fantastically gory. Here are some of our favorite Halloween haunts; remember to BYOC (bring your own candy). Glen...

No Trick or Treats Here: These Montclair Streets Will Go Dark For Halloween

New Jersey's COVID-19 cases are surging; Gov. Phil Murphy announced 2,089 new confirmed cases of the virus on Friday, the day before Halloween. Weeks ago, some New Jersey towns, including Glen Ridge, announced that...

Baristanet Profile: Sarah Reppert

Name: Sarah Reppert Where do you live? Downtown Montclair When did you move here? 10+ years ago Where did you grow up? Woodbridge, NJ. How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I co-own architect studios located in Lackawanna...

Weekend Family Fun: Halloween Activities and More

Happy weekend and happy Halloween! Are you ready to have some fun? If so, we’ve rounded up some ideas to help keep you busy and spend your time. Take a look! Kick off the weekend...

Win $500 in Montclair Ambulance Unit ‘Your Life Is Our Mission’ Video Contest

Montclair Ambulance Unit (MAU) needs your help to tell their story. And one winner will receive a prize of $500. MAU is holding its first ever video contest. Here's why: MAU is Montclair’s first responder to...

MontClairVoyant: When Hybrid Is Debated, Don’t Wanna Be Sedated

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, Last week you first discussed the Montclair Property Owners Association's kill-rental-control efforts and then discussed plans for in-person learning in our school district. Can you radically change things up this week? Sincerely, New Street Yes! I'll...

Montclair Film Opens Year-Round Virtual Cinema, Launching Friday

Montclair Film today announced the launch of the Montclair Film Virtual Cinema, the organization’s new, year-round screening program, available on the Montclair Film Virtual Cinema platform, powered by Eventive. Montclair Film's Virtual Cinema is...
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#SocialDistancing: October 29 – November 1: Arts & Entertainment

Your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy.

Essex County Announces Upcoming Dates For COVID-19 Testing

Essex County, NJ - Essex County has announced its upcoming schedule of Coronavirus testing sites. The tests are are being offered to Essex County residents free of charge. To make an appointment, please visit...

MFEE To Award $150,000 In Grants to Promote Equity in Montclair Public Schools

The Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence (MFEE) has announced a one-time grant application process for each of the 11 Montclair Public Schools which will provide significant funding to promote racial and socio-economic equity within...

Montclair PTA Council Releases Statement ‘Safely Returning to Schools’

Montclair PTA Council (PTAC) released a statement "Safely Returning to Our Schools" Monday. The statement was constructed with input from the PTA presidents of all the Montclair public schools, except for Montclair High School...

Montclair Resident & Volunteer Mentor Recognized for Breast Cancer Survivorship

Belleville, NJ - In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month held throughout the month of October, the Essex County Board of Commissioners voted to recognize Montclair resident Cheryl K. Young for her dedicated...

Bloomfield Public Library Launches Tutor.com Program to Help Students Through Virtual Learning

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Just in time for back-to-school, Bloomfield Public Library is announcing the launch of its new Tutor.com program, funded by a generous grant from the Bloomfield Public Library Foundation. Tutor.com connects students...

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