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No Tree Lighting, But Montclair Does Have Treats For Children From Santa

Montclair’s annual tree-lighting festivities had to be canceled this year because of the pandemic. This meant no in person visit from Santa on Church Street but the jolly bringer of gifts was able to...

Montclair Families To Also Rally Saturday To Protest School Closures

A group of South Orange Maplewood families have planned a rally Saturday to protest schools closed to in person learning. Now a group in Montclair has announced they will also rally this Saturday, December...

‘SOMA For Safe Return to School’ Plans Rally to Open Schools in South Orange...

A group of parents in South Orange and Maplewood, frustrated that their public schools have been closed since March due to COVID-19, while surrounding districts including Millburn, Summit and Livingston are open, are planning...

MFEE Presents America To Me Real Talk With Dr. Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz

What is Archaeology of the Self? How can it sustain your racial literacy? How does it inform social action?Learn more on Monday, December 14th, 8pm-9pm via Zoom. Racial justice work starts with an archaeology of...

Verona Public Schools Announces Plan To Shift To Full Remote From January 4-15

Dear Parents, Guardians and Staff, ed. Verona Public Schools will shift to a full remote learning schedule for all students and staff, including self-contained special education, in Preschool through grade 12 from January 4 - January...

Ask Santa Lets Kids Can Talk To Santa Safely From Home

The Saturday Night Live skit on visiting Santa at the mall drives it home - social distancing and Santa can be tough. But if your kids miss having a visit with Santa, there's...

Glen Ridge Public Schools Report New COVID-19 Cases

Glen Ridge Schools had previously reported an alarming number of COVID-19 cases in the district. On Friday, an email sent to parents and caregivers shared that four new cases were reported, affecting three schools...

Have Some Hanukkah Fun

Hanukkah is almost here! If you’re celebrating with kids or you just want your kids to learn more about this holiday, we’ve gathered up some virtual programs, craft ideas, and a few super simple...

The Show Must Go On, Safely: Bloomfield High School Theatre Dept. Performs During Pandemic

Check out how Bloomfield High School Theatre department performed Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein in November. Congratulations to Mr. Doemling, his staff, cast & crew on a job well done. https://youtu.be/m-Q_hMhfPS0

Weekend Family Fun: Snow Crafts, Music and More

Happy first weekend of December! We’re in the 2020 home stretch now! If you’re ready to have fun, we’ve got you covered with plenty of family-friendly activities everyone can enjoy. Lincoln Center AT HOME will...

Montclair Public Schools Postpone In Person Learning To January 25 & February 8

Montclair Public School students won't begin in person learning until January 25th for special education and elementary school students and February 8th for high school and middle school students. The announcement was made by Superintendent...

Glen Ridge High School Reports ‘Alarming’ Number of COVID-19 Cases

Glen Ridge High School has an alarming number of COVID-19 cases, reports Superintendent Dirk Phillips who notified parents Monday that all district school buildings will be all-remote for the week of November 30. Phillips first...

Learn About Careers In The Arts From Montclair High’s SVPA Alum, Tuesday, Dec. 8

The School of Visual and Performing Arts (SVPA) at Montclair High School, with the support of a grant from MFEE, is hosting The Arts after High School: A Zoom Conversation with SVPA Alums Cameron...

Weekend Family Fun: Scavenger Hunts, Crafts, and Online Activities

Happy Thanksgiving weekend! Every year, but especially this one, it’s important to take time out of each day to acknowledge all we have to be grateful for. But it’s still the weekend and that...