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Aging in Montclair

Aging In Montclair (AIM) Presents: Life after the COVID Pandemic – Reintegrating into the...

On Saturday, May 29th at 2:00pm, AIM’s monthly Saturday Social will offer a program on reintegrating into the community after the COVID -19 pandemic. The presenters will be Lynda Hollander and Genaya Palmer, counselors...

Glen Ridge High School Parents Petition To Keep Library Media Specialist

Glen Ridge parents are speaking about against a plan to cut the high school librarian position, known as a certified library media specialist, at Glen Ridge High School. A petition, shared with Superintendent Phillips, Board...

Salman Rushdie To Speak At Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival, June 22

Montclair, NJ – Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival is thrilled to announce its next special event for 2021 – renowned storyteller Salman Rushdie talking online about his latest book Languages of Truth: Essays 2003–2020 on...

‘Evergreens’ Gets A Happy Ending: Montclair Family To Make Historic House A Home

It went on the market a little more than a year ago -- a one of a kind, historic property in Montclair known as Evergreens. Montclair History Center (MHC) announced Monday that they have entered...

DeCamp Bus Company Expects To Offer Limited Commuter Service By Mid June

DeCamp Bus Company suspended its commuter service to New York City in August 2020, due to "sustained effects of the COVID-19 pandemic." Now, the bus company is making preparations for limited commuter service to...

Vote Montclair: Referendum On Elected BOE Headed to Ballot in November

If there are no legal challenges or other changes, you can expect to see a referendum question on the ballot on November 2, asking Montclair voters if they want an elected Board of Education. The...

School of Rock Montclair to Live Stream Fundraising Concert for MusiCares

The House Band of School of Rock Montclair will present a concert on Thursday, May 27, in support of MusiCares, a national foundation that provides health and welfare services to professional musicians in times...

Watchung Booksellers Hosts John Ransom Philips with Jonathan Alter

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Watchung Booksellers will welcome artist John Ransom Phillips, author of “Sleeping Presidents,” as part of its ongoing Evening with the Authors virtual events. Phillips will be in conversation with journalist and...

AAPI Montclair Lantern Festival Time Offers Moment to Remember and Reflect

AAPI Montclair held its first ever Lantern Festival for Justice and Remembrance Friday night at Edgemont Park. There was a performance by Montclair Orchestra members, and speakers including Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, Montclair Councilor At...

Baristanet Profile: Jeffrey Butler

Name: Jeffrey Butler Where do you live? Lewellyn Park, West Orange When did you move there? 2013 Where did you grow up? Egg Harbor City , NJ How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I am a Chef...
The MFEE Amazing FundRACER 4.0

Sponsored: This Sunday! Watch MFEE’s Amazing FundRACER 4.0

These teams - and the Amazing FundRACER sponsors - are all supporting MFEE and its vital racial equity work.

Weekend Family Fun: Music, Festivals, and More

Another weekend is upon us. If you're looking for some fun and family-friendly things to do around town and beyond (or even in your own home), we've got you covered! Pixie Dust Players will present...

MontClairVoyant: Much to Say About Montclair in May

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, The historic Bellevue movie theater might reopen this fall or early next year. Thrilled? Sincerely, Tudor To-Do Thrilled! And the current ownership thankfully has a nice but less-upscale vision for the building than the previous...

Vanguard Theater Company Opens in June With Events Every Weekend

The big day is coming and Montclair's new theater and event space is finally ready to open. Vanguard Theater at 180 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair is ready for its close-up, with grand opening events...

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