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Montclair Crime: Woman Thrown To Ground In Purse Snatching Incident

The week in Montclair crime from Lieutenant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Motor Vehicle Crime May 25, 2022 (Watchung Avenue): The victims reported that while performing landscaping services on Watchung Avenue, their truck was entered and...

Celebrate a New Book Featuring Watchung Deli Stories and Recipes – Sunday

Montclair, NJ - Montclair’s legendary Watchung Deli, opened in 1926 and sadly closed in 2020, but the stories and recipes live on in a new book by Robert and Jeanne Johannsen. The enduring delicatessen...

Montclair To Raise Pride Progress Flag Friday For Pride Month Downtown

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Last year, officials at the state, county and local level turned out for the first ever Montclair Pride month flag raising in the township of Montclair, as a result...
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New Date! AAPI Montclair To Host The Second Annual Lantern Festival

MONTCLAIR, NJ - AAPI Montclair, for the second year, will illuminate Edgemont Park with thousands of lanterns to remember those killed and harmed by racialized violence and injustice, including anti-Asian hate, on June 5,...

Montclair Memorial Day Remembrance (VIDEO)

The Township of Montclair held its annual Memorial Day tribute on Monday at Edgemont Memorial Park, paying special tribute to and honoring the many brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while...

Remembering Mary Curtin Creaser

Montclair, NJ - Mary Curtin Creaser, 55, of Montclair, NJ, passed away from colon cancer on Friday, May 20, 2022 at her home. Daughter of Janice (Fox) and Patrick Curtin, Mary was born in...

Reward For Missing Bird

UPDATE: Bird reunited with family! Missing African Gray parrot last seen yesterday evening at the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens in Montclair, before that at Jubilee Park, Clifton NJ sitting on tree branch.

Local Memorial Day Remembrances and Parades

Montclair The Township of Montclair will hold its annual Memorial Day tribute on Monday, May 30, at 10:00 a.m. in Edgemont Memorial Park. Mayor Sean Spiller will be Master of Ceremonies. Attending will be representatives...

Montclair Story Salon To Benefit Planned Parenthood

Montclair Story Salon, a performing arts group that raises money for charitable causes, returns next Wednesday, June 1 at 7 p.m., featuring storytellers, singer/songwriters and local artist Merrie Koehlert painting live! The event, happening...

Weekend Family Fun: Carnivals, Memorial Day and More

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! The unofficial start to summer is finally here, and that calls for some family fun. We’ve rounded up some things to do in and around the area. Check ‘em out! Westfield...

Sip & Sign Monday at Montclair Brewery To Increase Voter Turnout

COMMUNITY EVENT THIS MEMORIAL DAY!!! Come to Montclair Brewery, Monday 5/30 from 2-4pm, and write letters to voters in Texas and Georgia to help increase voter turnout in this year’s midterm election. All...

Montclair Gets New Casual Flatbread Eatery – worldFLATS

Montclair, NJ - worldFLATS, a fast-casual restaurant where flavorful flatbread creations take center stage, has opened its third location in Montclair at 58 Church Street. Known in Armenia as lavash, the flatbreads at worldFLATS are...

MontClairVoyant: Guns and Rent in This Column’s Tent

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, In the wake of the ghastly school massacre in Texas, Gov. Murphy announced there'll be an increased police presence at New Jersey schools -- presumably including those in Montclair. Helpful? Sincerely, More Blue in...

See Winning Photos From Van Vleck Photo Contest Awards Ceremony

Montclair, NJ - Photographer Jay Dickman from National Geographic was one of three judges at an awards ceremony Sunday for the Van Vleck Photo Contest. Dickman gave an inspiring talk, critiquing the photos submitted...

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