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North Jersey Pride Partners with HMI for LGBTQ Teens

Maplewood, N.J.- North Jersey Pride, the nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting equality, acceptance, and respect for LGBTQ youth and families, is launching a program of structured social events for LGBTQ and Ally teens in...

Temple Ner Tamid To Host ‘Talking To Your Kids About School Violence And Anti-Semitism’

Temple Ner Tamid, located at 936 Broad Street in Bloomfield, invites the community on Monday, January 27th from 7-9pm to learn how to talk to your kids about the climate of school violence and...
MFEE/MHS Guidance Life After High School Conference for Teens and Parents

MFEE/MHS Guidance Host Life After High School Conference for Teens and Parents

Don't miss out on MFEE/MHS Guidance Life After High School Conference for teens and their caregivers on Saturday January 11th, 2020 in the George Innes Annex, 141 Park Street. This FREE event is...

Holiday Happenings Staycation At The YMCA of Montclair

When school is closed, the Y is open. Working parents can register their children Pre-K through 7th grade in the Staycation program. Your child will enjoy a variety of activities which may include swimming,...

Holiday Sip and Shop: An Evening to Benefit MHS Project Graduation This Wednesday!

Come out and support MHS Project Graduation 2020 by participating in Holiday Sip & Shop, a shopping event being held at the General Store, 198 Bellevue Ave, Upper Montclair on Wednesday, November 20 from...

On Your Way To Disney World Or Planning A Trip? This Baristaville Mom Is...

Are you on your way to Disney World right now? You may run into your neighbors. This week is often known as New Jersey Week in Disney, because so many families use the NJEA...

Montclair Celebrates Halloween With Trunk Or Treat With Montclair Police

Montclair Police hosted the third annual Trunk or Treat for Halloween. Check out the fun! https://youtu.be/luRRLznT8Jw

Kids Off For Teacher Convention? Minicamps and Activities!

The NJEA Teacher’s Convention is coming up on November 7th and 8th, and that means it’s time to line up some activities. These local minicamps are still accepting registration, but for many, spots are...

Great Day at Fall Fest and Duck Derby

Check out highlights from the Montclair Fall Fest & Duck Derby.

Celebrate Montclair Library’s Little Read 2019 – October 16-19

The Little Read, Montclair's children’s read-aloud marathon that brings together neighbors, writers, local heroes and celebrities in a town-wide celebration of literacy and community, is here! The event, entirely free to the public, takes...

Montclair Future Firefighter Reporting For Duty

Young Jed Meyrowitz of Montclair was ready for action when a fire truck was out front at the Bloomfield Library. Meyrowitz took a break from storytime to take in the scene. Send us your favorite...

Watchung School Student Awarded School of Rock Montclair/HOMECorp Scholarship

Valentina Moscoso, a 9-year-old fourth grade student at Watchung Elementary School, is the recipient of a multi-year music education scholarship to School of Rock Montclair. The scholarship program is a partnership between School...

Sponsored: Celebrating Family Meals Month with Brookdale ShopRite – Commit to One More Family...

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has documented that eating home cooked meals is healthier. And according to the Food Marketing Institute, regular family meals are linked to the positive outcomes we all...

Sponsored: Fall Programs At The YMCA of Montclair

Fall is a great time to join the YMCA of Montclair. If you join now through September 22nd - there’s NO Joiner’s Fee plus you get a choice of two free 30-minute personal training...