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Montclair Gathers at Nishuane Park to Celebrate The Life of Jordan T. Tassy

Montclair, NJ - Family and friends gathered Saturday morning to remember the life of Jordan T. Tassy. Montclair lost Jordan, who was 22 years old, on March 25 after he was hospitalized from COVID-19...

Sponsored: Brookdale ShopRite ‘Fresh to Table,’ A New Shopping Experience, Opens Sunday

Bloomfield, NJ - With all the renovations going on at Brookdale ShopRite, we've been anticipating a new jewel of a store. But we didn't imagine finding a store within a store! Opening this weekend,...

Montclair Schools Superintendent Says District Stands in Solidarity with AAPI Community

Montclair, NJ - AAPI Montclair, a recently formed group. was created to serve as a safe space for all all Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) people and parents of AAPI children in the...

Baristanet Profile: Amya Zhanelle

Name: Amya Zhanelle Where do you live? Montclair, NJ When did you move there? Born and raised! Where did you grow up? Montclair How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I am the President & CEO of AZ...

Fish and Chips! Brick Lane Curry House Opens Virtual Chip Shop

Ready for some fish and chips? Brick Lane Curry House in Upper Montclair has expanded its offerings with a virtual chip shop. Order your authentic British fish and chips through GrubHub from the virtual...

Weekend Family Fun: Shakespeare, Lambs, Art and More

Another weekend is upon us! It's time for some fun with the family? We've rounded up some things to do, whether you're staying home or headed out! Shakespeare Theatre Company will present Shakespeare Family Fest...
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#SocialDistance Arts & Entertainment: April 8–11

Your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy this weekend.
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Boardroom Skate Integrates Females into Montclair’s Skateboard Community

Montclair, N.J. - Olivia Karny first picked up skateboarding about a year ago. New to the skate world, she quickly realized the struggles of being a female in the male-dominated sport. “There are girls who...

Gap In Upper Montclair Closing This Month

It's been part of the fabric of Upper Montclair for decades, but now the Gap store on Valley Road will soon be a memory. Gap had recently announced plans to close more than 100...

Working Remotely From Home Or Going Back to The Office? (POLL)

"You are on mute." Pajamas. Special guest appearances by barking dogs and crying babies. Working from home took on a whole new meaning last March when the COVID-19 pandemic shut down life as we knew...

Newark Symphony Hall, WACO Theater To Present ‘Black Terror’

NEWARK, N.J. – Newark Symphony Hall (NSH), New Jersey’s largest Black-led arts and entertainment venue, has announced Yendor Theatre Company (YTC) as its first company-in-residence. YTC’s first production with the venue will be...

All New Jerseyans Age 16 and Over Become Eligible For COVID Vaccine April 19th

If you've been waiting to become eligible to receive vaccination to prevent COVID-19, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced big vaccination news today. "We are going to make our most aggressive push yet to meet...

Sponsored: Stunning Center Hall Colonial with Edgemont Park Views – 5 Parkway

Completely renovated in 2016 with perfect blend of period style and modern amenities! This Center Hall Colonial faces beautiful Edgemont Park. Walkable to both Upper Montclair and Watchung Plaza shops, restaurants and trains. The...

Baristanet Profile: Kristin Kaufman

Name: Kristin Kaufman Where do you live? Bloomfield, right around the corner from the Watchung Avenue intersection with Broad Street. When did you move there? Just over 13 years ago. Where did you grow up? I grew up in Massachusetts,...

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