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Montclair Education Association: 36 Staff Member Positions Cut ‘Draconian’

Montclair Education Association, in a statement Tuesday, questioned 36 staff positions being cut when the district is not in a financial deficit, and called for transparency regarding the reason behind these cuts. The full statement...

Essex County Fishing Derby Events – Free For Kids 15 and Younger

Get ready for Essex County's 2021 Fishing Derbies! The free events will be held in six locations in the Essex County Park System. "Our fishing derbies are an excellent opportunity for our children to enjoy...

Watchung School Parents Want Playground Saved (VIDEO)

https://youtu.be/0FCYs42B6pw Back in April 2019, Watchung Elementary School parents were concerned about the Watchung Field project, a $1.3 million proposed field expansion plan, that would make Watchung’s playground the smallest play space of the town’s...

Weekend Family Fun: Carnival, Virtual Play, Games and More

Happy June! There's nice weather ahead, but there's fun to be had whether the sun is shining or not. Ready to play? We've rounded up plenty of activities to enjoy out on the town...

Weekend Family Fun: Movies, Crafts, and More

Memorial Day Weekend is here, bringing with it the real start of summer! The weather’s looking a bit iffy, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun. We’ve rounded up some activities the whole...

Glen Ridge High School Parents Petition To Keep Library Media Specialist

Glen Ridge parents are speaking about against a plan to cut the high school librarian position, known as a certified library media specialist, at Glen Ridge High School. A petition, shared with Superintendent Phillips, Board...

School of Rock Montclair to Live Stream Fundraising Concert for MusiCares

The House Band of School of Rock Montclair will present a concert on Thursday, May 27, in support of MusiCares, a national foundation that provides health and welfare services to professional musicians in times...

Weekend Family Fun: Music, Festivals, and More

Another weekend is upon us. If you're looking for some fun and family-friendly things to do around town and beyond (or even in your own home), we've got you covered! Pixie Dust Players will present...

What Students Say About Returning To Montclair High School, After More Than One Year...

After a long year and two months, high school students were allowed back to school Wednesday. Well -- freshmen were allowed to go back to in person learning. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors are still...

Montclair Dolphins Shred Record Book

More than a year after the team’s last major swim meet, the Montclair Dolphins’ performance at the YMCA Swimming Festival in Voorhees, NJ saw them re-write the team’s record book. This national-level competition gave...

More Than 600 Sign Petition To Reopen Montclair High School To All Students

Montclair High School students, parents and guardians of MHS students, and members of the Montclair community have signed a petition requesting that the district bring back all high school students -- not just 9th...

Montclair Gets Task Force to Help School District Return to Full-Time In-Person Learning

Montclair public school students are not yet fully back in school, but a new task force, geared to getting the district ready to transition back to full time, in person learning for the fall,...
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American Dream’s TiLT Museum Features Interactive Optical Illusions for All Ages

Looking for a fun, interactive and creative activity for all ages? Look no further than the brand-new TiLT Museum at American Dream. Step into world-renowned urban artist Tracy Lee Stum’s TiLT Museum, and you’ll be...

Where To Get COVID-19 Vaccines For Children Age 12-15

Children age 12-15 were able to receive their first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine starting Thursday, less than a day after the CDC gave its authorization to that age group under emergency use. Providers...

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