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Montclair History Center Makes National “10 Best” List For Holiday House Tour

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair History Center is pleased to announce its annual Holiday House Tour was honored as the top choice in the Northeast and fourth place nationwide in USA Today 10Best Reader’s...

Enter The MHS Project Graduation Gingerbread House Decorating Contest!

Are you bored? Tired of being at home? Desperate to find ways to entertain your kids? Do you need a new family activity? Enter the Montclair High School Gingerbread House Decorating Contest! Decorate a gingerbread...

Baristanet Profile: Natalie Haddad

Name:  Natalie Haddad Where do you live? Upper Montclair When did you move there? I’ve been here almost six years. Where did you grow up? Not here! I’m originally from Seattle, Washington (born in Tacoma if you really want to...

Postcards From A Snowy Day

A blanket of snow makes everything beautiful. Portraits by Michael Stahl captures a snow day in Montclair.

Weekend Family Fun: Reading, Magic, Art, and More

The weekend is here! It’s the perfect time for family fun, so we’ve rounded up plenty of ways for you to spend your time. Kickoff the weekend on Friday evening with Montclair Public Library’s The...

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Administers Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Today, Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center began administering the first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to frontline team members. Mountainside Medical Center will administer 975 vaccinations from the first shipment of vaccines delivered to the hospital....

Sweet Seasons Greetings! Order Your Holiday Desserts Now

The holidays just wouldn’t be complete without dessert! Bûches de Noël, pies, cakes, cookies – whether you’re going to stick to an old favorite or try something new, these local bakeries have plenty to...

MontClairVoyant: In Montclair, Acronyms Accrue Accordingly

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, The Planning Board voted 8-1 on Monday to incorporate the Streets Are For Everyone (SAFE) plan into our town's Master Plan. Reaction? Sincerely, 'Plan' Is the Word of the Week I favor any measure that...

Montclair COVID-19 Town Hall: Mountainside Gets Vaccine, Montclair To Hold Micro Clinics

On Thursday, Montclair hosted a COVID-19 Town Hall with virtual panel discussion regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and COVID-19 vaccination plans for our area, moderated by Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller. Here are some key takeaways: Mountainside...

Junior League Montclair-Newark, Inc. Annual Holiday Market Supports Black Owned Businesses

Montclair, NJ - Small businesses are an essential part of the U.S. economy and the coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately affected small black businesses during these tough economic times. To address this disparity the...
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#SocialDistancing Arts & Entertainment: December 17 – 20

Your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy.

The Gift of No Cooking: Order Your Christmas Dinner To Go

It’s a year unlike any other. Whether you’re used to hosting a large dinner or heading out to enjoy someone else’s culinary delights, this year is probably going to look different. Ordering dinner for...
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The Best Holiday Theater, Concerts and Shows To Stream

For some families, going to the theater for holiday productions is an annual tradition. For others, it’s not in the cards, whether it’s because the kids are too little, it’s not in the budget,...

Montclair Declares State of Emergency To Support Snow Removal

NOTICE FROM THE OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: The National Weather Services has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area to be in effect from 2:00 p.m. this afternoon to 1:00 p.m. tomorrow. Heavy snow...

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