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Maplewood Murder Victim Was a Transgender Female

Yesterday's homicide victim in Maplewood turns out to be a she, not a he, according to the medical examiner.

Touring Newark by Bike and Boat

On Saturday, hop on your bikes and follow Mayor Cory Booker through a 25 mile tour of Newark or take a boat cruise of the city's riverfront.

Coffee With…Seth Wolfson

Meet Seth Wolfson, a Bloomfield photographer and vice president of Artists 4 Israel, who recently traveled to Israel to document graffiti painted on bomb shelters.

Hat City Kitchen: Comfort Food With Soul in Orange

Former hat capital of the world is the new hot spot of cool.

It’s a Circus Life

Baristanet's Melody Kettle thinks about joining the Slambovian Circus -- find out if she does, and how you can, too.

He’s No Fan: African-Themed Mini-Golf in West Orange

To Loren Svetvilas, an activist in West Orange, Joe DiVincenzo's African-themed mini-golf course is a waste of money -- and open space.

Rockin’ In The Free World

School of Rock Montclair kids play to packed house for Montclair Volunteer Ambulance Unit.

DeCamp Strike Over For Now, More Details Come In

Union leaders say the fact that strike benefits were kicking in on Wednesday was not the reason drivers are going back to work.

Baristaville Poet Wins More Summer

Short and clever won the "Extend my NJ Summer" contest, along with two honorable mentions.

Homicide in Maplewood, Details Sketchy

A 29-year-old Newark man was shot to death on Jacoby Street in Maplewood early this morning.

Open Houses: Sunday, Sept. 12

Some 100 open houses today -- here's a sample.

DeCamp Service to Resume on Wednesday

It's official: DeCamp drivers are going back to work.

A Trip Back in Time, Leaving From Whippany

The 1927 Jersey Coast Club Car rides again. And you can be on it.

Star Wars Under the Stars in Maplewood

Maplewood's Memorial Park was filled with Jedi action at last night's screening of Star Wars.

Clever Commute