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Montclair’s Illuminate Food Brings Farm Fresh Food and More To Your Door

If you like the convenience of a weekly food box, Montclair's Illuminate Food delivers food from area farmers to your door. Founded by Danielle Schwab in April 2020 with the goal of helping to...

Recklessly Delicious: Montclair Bread Becomes Rabble Rise Doughnuts

Montclair, NJ - When Rachel Wyman says less is more, she means it. For a baker, that means fewer ingredients, less inventory, keeping big flavors, and finding more time. For the owner of Montclair...

Montclair High School Brings Back Masking After Uptick in COVID Cases

Montclair High School students and staff will be wearing masks again, starting tomorrow. Montclair Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds writes: Dear MHS Families, Caregivers and Staff, Due to the uptick in COVID-19 cases at the High School...

Montclair Crime: Motor Vehicle Crime; Disturbance on Church Street

The week in Montclair crime from Lieutenant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Motor Vehicle Crime April 26, 2022 (Bloomfield Avenue): The victim reported that he was sitting in his 2017 Mercedes Benz which was parked on...

Glen Ridge Resident Among First Peace Corps Volunteers to Return to Service Overseas

GLEN RIDGE, N.J. – Glen Ridge resident Evan Gates is among the first Peace Corps volunteers to return to overseas service since the agency’s unprecedented global evacuation in March 2020. The Peace Corps...

Montclair Rally To Protect Abortion Rights – Tuesday, May 3

With the news that the Supreme Court is poised to overturn Roe V. Wade, Montclair groups are mobilizing immediately to make voices heard with a rally today (Tuesday, 5/3) at 6 p.m. at Montclair...

Loaner Program at Bloomfield Public Library Helps Address Health Inequity With Tech

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Bloomfield Public Library is participating in the NJHealthConnect @Your Library program, which was created in order to address health inequities within New Jersey by providing an iPad that...

Giveaway! Another Chance to Score Tickets to Bettye LaVette at Outpost in the Burbs

Montclair, N.J. — Outpost in the Burbs presents An Intimate Evening with Bettye LaVette on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. This concert will take place at the First Congregational Church, 40...

Montclair Public Library & AAPI Montclair Co-Host Authors of ‘Rise: A Pop History of...

Monclair, NJ - On Tuesday, May 24, 2022, the Montclair Public Library will be celebrating Asian American/ Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month with a free hybrid author program intended for both teens and...

The Montclair Foundation Awards $54,500 in Grants to 10 Local Nonprofits

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Foundation (TMF) has awarded $54,500 to 10 area nonprofit organizations for projects or programs that benefit Montclair residents and neighboring communities. Grants were awarded to support programs in human...
weekend events

More Than 70 Authors To Attend 2022 Montclair Literary Festival – May 5-9

Montclair, NJ – More than 70 local, national, and international authors will take part in the sixth annual Succeed2gether’s in-person Montclair Literary Festival to be held from Thursday, May 5 to Monday, May 9,...

Montclair High School Rowing Team Takes Gold at 2022 Garden State Scholastic Championships

Montclair, NJ – The Montclair High School Rowing Team has kicked off its Spring 2022 season and hit the water strong. Regattas have finally returned with full capacity and spectators are filling the riverbanks...
blood drive

NAACP Montclair Area Blood Drive – Tuesday, May 10

On Tuesday, May 10, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., the Montclair Branch NAACP Health Committee will collaborate with the Mayor’s Wellness Initiative, Sickle Cell Association of NJ, and the Montclair Women’s Club...

Clever Commute