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Montclair Crime: Meet Up For Purchase of iPads Ends in Armed Robbery

Montclair, NJ - The week in Montclair crime from Lieutenant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Armed Robbery February 22, 2022 (Bloomfield Avenue): The victim reported that he arranged to purchase three iPads for $2000.00 from an...

Bloomfield to Honor Women’s History Month with Events and Product Drive

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – During the month of March, Bloomfield will honor Women’s History Month by hosting multiple events as well as the third annual menstrual hygiene product drive. All residents are encouraged to...

Interim Director Appointed at Montclair Public Library

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Janet Torsney has been named Interim Director of the Montclair Public Library, effective February 22. Her appointment comes after the previous Director, Peter Coyl, stepped down on December 17...

Montclair’s APEX Ensemble Appoints Diego Garcia as First Youth Program Director

Montclair, NJ – The APEX Ensemble is pleased to announce the appointment of Diego Garcia as its first Youth Program Director. Originally from Colombia, he began his musical training as a cellist under...

Essex County Man Charged with Carjacking in Montclair

NEWARK, N.J. – An Essex County, New Jersey, man was charged today with carjacking in Montclair, New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. Andy Cook, 23, of Newark, is charged by complaint with one...

Montclair Councilor’s Online Fundraiser For Ukrainian Refugees Raises Over $10K in 24 Hours

MONTCLAIR, N.J. – Montclair Councilor At-Large Peter Yacobellis announced the launch of an online fundraiser to support Ukrainian refugees. The announcement follows Yacobellis’ recent collaboration with the local clergy association on a candlelight...

Gov. Murphy Comes to Glen Ridge To Celebrate Five Years, No NJ Transit Fare...

Glen Ridge, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy, joined by Lieutentant Gov. Sheila Oliver and Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, visited Glen Ridge Train Station Monday to make an announcement about NJ Transit. "For the...

Montclair Premiere of ‘Gone Too Soon: The Life, Legacy and Loss of Newark’s Cultural...

Don't miss the Montclair premiere of "Gone Too Soon: The Life, Legacy and Loss of Newark’s Cultural Icons," a documentary that examines the lives and documents the artistic, cultural, and educational contributions, of several...

AAPI Montclair To Host First Color Run, Sunday, April 3 – Register Now!

MONTCLAIR, NJ – AAPI Montclair is hosting its first Color Run on Sunday, April 3, 2022 to celebrate the Spring festivals of Holi and Songkran. Holi is a popular Hindu festival, also known as...

Thousands of Rare Edison Disc Phonograph Recordings Released Online

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Thomas Edison National Historical Park (TENHP) announces the release of 2,400 historic Edison disc sound recordings, digitized and made available online in cooperation with the University of California, Santa Barbara...

Outpost in the Burbs Presents Light of Day WinterFest 2022 – North Jersey ‘Songwriters...

Montclair, N.J. — Outpost in the Burbs and The Light of Day Foundation present the Light of Day WinterFest 2022 - North Jersey - “Songwriters in the Round” on March 4th at 8:00 p.m....

Montclair To Get Its Close Up in ‘Maybe I Do’ Starring Diane Keaton, Richard...

Montclair, NJ - Wondering what William H. Macy was doing at Fascino yesterday, other than enjoying Montclair's very fine Italian? Macy is in New Jersey filming for a new movie - Paramount's "Maybe I...

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Neal Thompson, Author of ‘The First Kennedys’

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Watchung Booksellers is pleased to welcome Neal Thompson, author of “The First Kennedys: The Humble Roots of an American Dynasty,” as part of its ongoing “Evening with the Authors” virtual events....

Baristanet Profile: Marissa Sanders-Young

Name: Marissa Sanders-Young Where do you live? I live in the South End area of Montclair. I moved to this side of town after I married my husband back in 2016. We both grew up here...

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