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Halloween Portrait Tradition Continues, With Social Distanced Event

Portraits by Michael Stahl will continue a tradition of creating Halloween portraits of costumed kids, this year, in conjunction with The Commonwealth Club of Montclair. Stahl, along with volunteers from The Commonwealth Club,...

Bloomfield Public Schools Create Video To Show How They Will Reopen Safely

Some schools around New Jersey have reopened for in person instruction, while other districts, like Montclair and Bloomfield, have started the school year fully remote with plans to make the switch to hybrid later...

Support Montclair Schools Virtually at ShowUP Montclair with MFEE on November 7

Back in the spring, the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence (MFEE) was fully prepared to launch the second iteration of its fierce award-winning talent battle, Showdown Montclair, but then instead, we all shifted to...

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Outdoor StoryTime, Thursday, October 15

Montclair, NJ - Watchung Booksellers is hosting an outdoor storytime this Thursday, October 15, at 3:30pm in the Watchung Plaza green. Author Jenny Pinkerton will be reading from her new board book Play with...

Bella Princess & Oakeside Mansion to Offer Halloween Carnival Celebration

Character entertainment company Bella Princess and Oakeside Cultural Center in Bloomfield have teamed up to create the Spooktacular Wonderland Carnival. Hosted by Alice in Wonderland and featuring a cast of familiar, friendly and spooky...

Montclair Parents Rally To Push District To Offer Outdoor Learning

Montclair families rallied Wednesday at Edgemont Park in support of Montclair Public Schools bringing learning outdoors and moving quickly to offer a hybrid model. A group of more than 50 - comprised of parents...

Weekend Family Fun: Halloween Drive-Thru, Community Day, and More!

Another week has flown by and that means it’s time for some weekend fun! Ready to spend time with family, get creative, or maybe get out of the house? We’ve rounded up some ideas...

Montclair School District Says It Will Expand Busing for High School Students

Parents and students in Montclair's South End have asked Montclair Schools to expanding busing for more than 25 years. Despite not meeting the minimum distance requirement for busing, the South End is still close...

Little Falls School Student Tests Positive for COVID-19

A student at School No. 1 in Little Falls school district tested positive for COVID-19 The following message from the district superintendent was sent to parents of students who could have been exposed: In an abundance...

New Jersey Says Halloween is ON, With These Safety Guidelines

Halloween is happening in New Jersey, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday, but it has to happen safely and with adherence to guidelines from the New Jersey Department of Health. "You may wish to...

Weekend Family Fun: Dinos, LEGOS, and More

The weekend is here again! Who’s excited to have a great time? We’ve gathered up some events to help you fill your time. If you’re looking to get out of the house, check out Jurassic...

Experience The Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru at Sesame Place

Sesame Place has added an all new event option that allows families to get in the Halloween spirit safely. Experience Sesame Place in a completely different way during The Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru -...

Montclair Film Announces the Return of the Kids Art Project

During this unusual year, Montclair Film is thrilled to be able to bring back the MFF Kids Art Project. More than 1,300 students in Montclair public and private schools drew pictures of their favorite films...

Montclair High School Director of Counseling to Become Principal at Cedar Grove High School

More change for Montclair High School students this year, as Montclair High School Director of Counseling Dustin Bayer has followed former Montclair High School principal Anthony Grosso to Cedar Grove. Bayer has accepted the position...