Friday, October 19, 2018

Stories of Boys Making Positive and Grown-up Choices

The hard-to-shake (and untrue!) belief that boys don't like to read at once stymies interest and limits the types of books that are recommended...

Weekend Family Fun: Design Week, Little Read, Rainbow Fish, and More

Happy weekend! There are so many fun things going on around town - here's a sampling! Montclair Public Library (will present multiple Little Read events...

Montclair Principal Changes At Montclair High School, Glenfield and Edgemont

Montclair Schools have had some recent principal changes -- with several principals changing schools back in July. Today, Montclair Schools Superintendent Kendra Johnson announced...

Montclair High School Main Building To Close May 20 For Asbestos...

The Montclair Board of Education heard more on special education at its October 15 meeting and discussed contingency plans for dealing with the staircases...

MKA Honors Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson As First Community Scholar

Montclair Kimberley Academy's Annual All-School Gathering epitomizes everything that makes MKA special, a community that is as diverse as it is united. Headmaster Thomas...

Weekend Family Fun: Lenape Day, The Hundred Dresses, Festivals and Manga...

This Weekend Family Fun column is sponsored by Demarest Farm. Visit Haunted Orchards at Demarest Farm. Three cheers for the weekend! Looking for some fun...

MAM’s Fall Family Day: Celebrating American Identity With American Girl Author...

Enjoy a day of family fun at MAM’s Fall Family Day: Celebrating American Identity, Sunday, October 14, 1–4 p.m. Featuring a special story time...
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    • @drdavidb well noted! No problems exiting PABT. (06:37 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • 33g 6:15 pulls back from gate at 6:35. (06:37 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Actually it was the 6:15 33G which left at 6:35 (06:36 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • 6:35p 33G pushes back on time with 5 people standing. (06:35 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • The previous alert at the Lincoln Tunnel in both directions due to Police activity is no longer in effect. There may be residual delays. (06:11 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • The Lincoln Tunnel in both directions is experiencing a delay of 20 minutes due to Police activity. (06:05 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Major back up of buses leaving port Authority. Some buses diverted to the long way through c tube (06:03 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Due to police activity in the South tunnel (to NY), traffic is being held. (06:00 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Effective 10/19 the stairs/escalator between Gates 1-34 & Subway Level will be closed for 3 weeks due to construction. Alternate access from Main Floor. (09:36 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • 88 was just lapped by the later 33M. (09:06 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • No buses 30+ min East Passaic 33m (08:56 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • No issue in tunnel. 33G 6:48am from Watchung arrives in PABT at 7:40am. (07:42 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • XBLclear. No delay. Cars on 495 backed up and slow moving, but I dont think it is a 45 min delay (07:05 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Previously, our PABT data feed said there were 45 min delays at Lincoln. Please challenge or verify this info to help fellow commuters. Thx (06:54 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • The Lincoln Tunnel to NY is experiencing a delay of 45 minutes due to earlier man-hole cover repair in the South Tube. (06:41 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • MOBO train #1011 the 6:55pm from Glen Ridge is up to 15 min. late due to a late connecting train. (07:16 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • 6:41pm MSU train 10 min delayed so far. Pulling away slowly now from station (06:52 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Just pulled away 10m late. (06:51 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • NJT has upped their official estimate of the NYP in/out delays. Now up to 40 min. Pls challenge or verify this info to help fellow users. (06:34 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 40-minute delays due to signal problems near Penn Station New York. (06:26 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Pulling away from NYP at 605p...34 mins late for record. (06:16 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Update MOBO train #6273, the 5:31pm from PSNY, is up to 30 min. late due to Amtrak signal problems near PSNY. (06:11 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • MOBO 5:31. Still at platform at 6:02. 20 minute delays says NJT. Nope. Larger and mounting. (06:03 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • MOBO train #6273 the 5:31pm from PSNY is up to 35 min. late due to congestion from an Amtrak signal problem near PSNY. (06:01 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • NJT has officially announced delays of 20 min in/out of NYPS. This is YOUR opportunity to help fellow pax plan their night. What do you see? (05:58 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • MOBO train #6273, the 5:31pm from PSNY, is delayed due to a Amtrak signal problem near PSNY. An update will follow. (05:56 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 20-minute delays due to Amtrak... {...see njtransit.com} (05:51 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Left from track 11 on time no issues, ok past Portal (05:50 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • MOBO 5;31 sitting doors open. LOCKED Switch up ahead. Sigh...., (05:37 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Conductor announced that a switch ahead of us is locked. No estimate of when we will depart. (05:36 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Penn packed but beginning to move a bit. 6:28 leaving 16 min late (06:35 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • NJT has upped their official estimate of the NYP in/out delays. Now up to 40 min. Pls challenge or verify this info to help fellow users. (06:34 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 40-minute delays due to signal problems near Penn Station New York. (06:26 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6431 the 5:18pm from PSNY is up to 35 min. late due to congestion from an Amtrak signal problem near PSNY. (06:01 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6431 the 5:18pm from PSNY is up to 35 min. late due to congestion from an Amtrak signal problem near PSNY. (06:01 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • NJT has officially announced delays of 20 min in/out of NYPS. This is YOUR opportunity to help fellow pax plan their night. What do you see? (05:58 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 20-minute delays due to Amtrak... {...see njtransit.com} (05:51 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Left from track 11 on time no issues, ok past Portal (05:50 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • 5:18 is still sitting at ny penn. apparently it is a switch problem. Now 20 minutes late. (05:40 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • This is a courtesy message. When you start a 30-day free trial, you get notified for all such issues...and improve your Friday PM commute. (04:09 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6653 the 5:49pm from PSNY is cancelled Fri. due to manpower shortage. Cust to train #6355... {...see njtransit.com} (03:31 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6654 the 3:20pm from Dover is cancelled due to manpower shortage. Customers to train #665... {...see njtransit.com} (03:11 PM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • Train service in and out of PSNY is subject to up to 20-minute delays due to Amtrak switch problems ... {...see njtransit.com} (11:56 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6636, the 10:49am from Dover, is cancelled due to mechanical problem. Customers to #6640, the 11:58am from Dover. (11:11 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)
    • M&E train #6632, the 10:46am from Summit, is up to 10 min. late due to a late connection with train #0418. (11:06 AM) (sent Fri 10/19/18)