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Where To Find Your Great Pumpkin

Now that autumn is here, it’s pumpkin time! Whether you’re going to paint them, carve them into jack-o-lanterns, or put them on display, head out to a pumpkin patch for plenty of fun! There...

Sponsored: Magic Family Getaways Introduces Disney Wish – Disney Cruise Line’s Fifth Ship

Learn why so many love this magnificent ship for their next family vacation! Disney Wish—the newest ship from Disney Cruise Line, where there’s enchantment everywhere you turn. Watch as fantastical worlds and beloved Characters from...

Weekend Family Fun: Sensory Studio, Dinos at Night, Science Extravaganza, Festivals and More

Happy weekend, everyone! There's plenty of fun happening in and around town, and we've rounded up some ideas to help you spend your time. Gather up the family and check out these events. Watchung Booksellers...

Montclair Public Schools’ First Town Hall on $188M Bond Referendum This Thursday

Montclair's public school buildings are old, antiquated (remember the Montclair High School stairs) and need long-overdue repairs to meet health and safety requirements, building code regulations, and educational standards. The School Board’s Finance & Facilities...

Big Change to Montclair Board of Education Meetings Happens Tonight

Montclair, NJ - Montclair recently hired a new communications director and while you may be hearing from the district more as a result of this hire, you will be hearing less from the Montclair...

Where To Go Apple Picking in New Jersey

Apple picking, hayrides, corn mazes, and of course, cider doughnuts! Nothing makes you feel like fall is here as much as strolling through an orchard on a beautiful, crisp autumn day. There are plenty...

Weekend Family Fun: Storytime, Festivals and More

Happy weekend! Who’s ready for some family-friendly fun? We’ve rounded up some activities everyone can enjoy. Check ‘em out! Watchung Booksellers (54 Fairfield Street, Watchung Plaza, Montclair) will host Storytime on the Green on Friday...

Montclair Public Schools Hires New Head of Communications

Montclair Public Schools has hired David Cantor as its new executive director of communications and community engagement. Cantor has held senior communications and policy roles for more than 20 years. He has consulted or worked...

Weekend Events: Live Music, Poetry, Art, Sidewalk Sale and More!

This weekend events guide column is sponsored by Kate McDonough. So many great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is...

Outpost in the Burbs To Kick Off 35th Anniversary Season with MiniFest

Montclair, N.J. — Outpost in the Burbs will kickoff its 35th Anniversary of “Music and More in Montclair” with a ‘MiniFest’ on Saturday September 17th at 2 p.m. This free, family-friendly event will...

Montclair Public Schools Preschool Lottery – Deadline to Apply 9/15

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Public Schools has announced plans to expand its preschool program. In anticipation of being awarded preschool aid, Montclair is accepting pre-enrollment applications for eligible 3- and 4-year-olds. If the Preschool Education...

Ron Lieber Discusses ‘The Price You Pay for College’ at Watchung Booksellers

Watchung Booksellers welcomes New York Times “Your Money” columnist Ron Lieber to discuss "The Price You Pay for College: An Entirely New Roadmap for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make" on...

Weekend Family Fun: Downtown Jamboree, Aircraft, Encanto, Block Party and More

The weekend is here! Now that the kiddos are back to school, there's even more reason to spend lots of quality time with the family once the weekend rolls around. We've rounded up some...

Montclair Public Schools To Receive $58 Million From State To Support Critical Building Upgrades

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Public Schools will receive a total of nearly $58 million from the State of New Jersey in support of the District’s historic proposal to upgrade schools and classrooms, the Board...

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