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Montclair High School Students Demand Change, Organize Black Lives Matter Unity Walk Sunday

Montclair High School students have organized a Black Lives Matter Unity Walk for Sunday, June 7, 2 p.m., starting at Montclair High School. The students have also released detailed demands of the Montclair School District...

Bloomfield ‘Adopted’ Over 200 Seniors! Will You Help Celebrate Montclair’s Class of 2020?

If you are a Montclair graduating high school senior -- or if would like to adopt a Montclair graduating senior, visit Celebrate Montclair's Class of 2020. Baristanet wants Montclair's Class of 2020 (Montclair seniors at...

Montclair Education Association To Hold Actions in Response to Racial Injustice, June 2-5

The Montclair Education Association (MEA) will hold actions June 2-5 in response to the recent acts of police brutality against black men and women. Community participation is welcomed. “Each...

Montclair PTA Council Middle School 101 Rescheduled For Tuesday, June 9

The Montclair PTA Council is hosting Middle School 101 for 5th grade parents has ben rescheduled for June 9th at 7:30PM. Pre-registration is required for the Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/…/tZUrd-mgqT0vEtSeZGjCaPNxERwcuwzdP… This is a panel discussion with parents from...

New Jersey Daycare Centers Can Open June 15, Summer Camps on July 6, With...

The limbo is over for day camps wondering and waiting if they would be able to run summer camp. Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday that childcare centers, non-contact organized sports activities and youth day...

FIAF Offers Free Online Intro to French Classes to Montclair Public School Students (Grades...

The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) in Montclair will offer free online one-week Intro to French classes to children currently enrolled in kindergarten through fifth grade at Montclair Public Schools. As a gesture to the...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Space, Ice, Kites and More

Here we are, another weekend! As we continue to social distance, we have to keep finding new ways to keep the kiddies occupied. We’ve gathered up some of the best things on the internet...

Montclair High School Looking at Options For Outdoor Graduation Ceremony, Plans Not Definite

Plans for an outdoor graduation ceremony were announced prematurely on Thursday in the Montclair Local, something Montclair Schools Interim Superintendent Dr. Nathan Parker now regrets. "I was trying to convey some of the options we...

New Jersey Modified Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies; Guidelines Include Masks, Limited Guests, Temperature Checks

Masks, limited guests, temperature checks. Those are among the recommendations from the New Jersey Department of Education who released guidance Wednesday night on modified outdoor commencement ceremonies to be allowed beginning July 6. The...

Hey Class of 2020! New Jersey Can Have Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies Starting July 6

See Update below from Montclair High School's Principal Anthony Grosso: Beginning July 6th, New Jersey schools will have the opportunity to hold outdoor graduation ceremonies that comply with social distancing – ensuring the health and...

Weekend Family Fun (At Home): Balance Boards, Grass Heads, and More

Weekend Family Fun (At Home) is sponsored by Kate McDonough. Memorial Day Weekend is here! We’ve combed the internet for the best ideas for family fun to entertain everyone. Take a look at these ideas! Springtime...

Paddle Boating Reopens Friday at Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

A (socially distant) outdoor recreational past time is back. Paddle boating at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex will reopen on Friday, May 22nd, just in time for the Memorial Day weekend. Procedures have...

(UPDATED) Few Details, But A Promise of ‘Surprises’ In The Works For Montclair High...

UPDATE: Montclair High School Anthony Grosso shared an update Thursday at 3:45 p.m. MHS Graduation Update 5-21-2020 Plans will include the following: A vehicle parade sponsored and containing vehicles by the Township, MPD, MFD, and the MBOE. Parade...

2nd Annual Jared’s Fund Youth Fellowship – Deadline Extended

The Baillargeon-Zimmerman family is proud to announce that the deadline for the second annual Jared’s Fund Youth Fellowship (JFYF) has been extended. Applicants may apply through May 27, 2020. These paid fellowships are offered to...