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Montclair Monarchs Offer “Try Skating Free” Program for Children with Special Needs

Montclair Monarchs are excited to announce a brand-new special needs Learn to Skate program at Montclair State University Ice Arena. Montclair Monarchs will be hosting a Try Skating for Free Day on Saturday, March...

An Extraordinary 52-Year Legacy: Beloved Teacher Retires from Montclair Kimberley Academy

Montclair, N.J. - Mr. George Hrab, a longtime faculty member at Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA), recently announced that he will retire from teaching at the end of the school year. Currently an...

Sponsored: Bnai Keshet Synagogue Finds Ways to Keep Covid-Safe, Restarts Select Gatherings for...

New to the area? Looking for Jewish education that is community-based, relevant and engaging? Is your child ready to start religious school but got sidetracked last March by the pandemic? Bnai Keshet invites...

Weekend Family Fun: Art, Dance, Outdoor Fun and More

Montclair, N.J. Here we are at the end of February! Did it fly by or drag on – or can you even tell anymore? Either way, the weekend is here, so it’s time for...

Montclair Parents File Federal Class Action Suit Against District, BOE and Superintendent

MONTCLAIR, NJ – A group of Montclair parents, who have filed a class action lawsuit against the Montclair School District, the Board of Education and the Superintendent as defendants, are looking to bring students...
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SOMA For Safe Return To School To Rally Monday to Open South Orange &...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Maplewood, N.J. SOMA For Safe Return to School, a group comprised of South Orange and Maplewood parents, plan to rally outside of Maplewood Town Hall Monday, urging Superintendent Dr. Ronald Taylor, the...

Weekend Family Fun: Star Wars Yoga Jedi Training, WeBop, BAMKids Film Festival and More!

The weekend has come around once again, so that means it’s time for some family-friendly fun! We’ve rounded up some things to do to help you spend your time. Check ‘em out! On Saturday at...

Montclair Board of Education Appoints Edgemont School Principal

Montclair, N.J. — Upon the recommendation of Montclair Public Schools Superintendent Jonathan Ponds, the Montclair Board of Education appointed Briony Carr-Clemente as principal of Edgemont School at its February 17 public meeting. Carr-Clemente, a...

Reminder: YMCA of Montclair To Host Virtual Open House For Early Learning Center

MONTCLAIR, NJ — A Virtual Open House, previously planned for January, has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 25 at 6:30pm for families to learn more about the Geyer Family YMCA Early Learning Center. Families...

South Orange-Maplewood Schools To Move To Remote Learning ‘Indefinitely’

South Orange, NJ - South Orange and Maplewood public schools will shift to remote learning "indefinitely," the school district announced Monday evening. The news came after the South Orange-Maplewood Education Association stated that teachers...

Montclair High School’s 24-Year-Old CGI Program To Be ‘Relaunched and Reimagined’

Montclair, NJ - Montclair High School Principal Jeffrey Freeman emailed a letter Friday addressed to Civics & Government Institute (CGI) parents, students, and teachers stating that the small learning community (SLC) would be changed...

Montclair BOE v. Montclair Education Association: District to Move Ahead, Court Date March 9

Montclair, NJ - Montclair School District and Montclair Education Association will see each other in court, with oral arguments expected to be heard on March 9. “The Court did not order the temporary injunction...

Montclair Sisters Share Their Love of Art and Literature with Community

Area teens have shown us that their ingenuity and passion are far from stifled during this global pandemic. Two Montclair sisters, Clio and Nadia Marcus, are no exception. By focusing on their personal interests...

Weekend Family Fun: Valentine’s Day Crafts, Nature, Washington, LEGO and More

Happy Valentine’s Day Weekend! We hope it’s filled with love and fun! And speaking of fun, we’ve gathered up some family-friendly activities to enjoy. Check ‘em out! On Saturday, The Newark Museum of Art will...

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