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Rosh Hashanah 2020 Begins Tonight – L’Shana Tovah

Rosh Hashanah begins tonight, kicking off the Jewish New Year and marking the start of the Jewish High Holy Days leading up to Yom Kippur. For many Jewish families, this is a holiday of...

Letter to the Editor: MHS Grads Stand Up Against Culture of Sexism At Montclair...

To state the obvious, sexism and misogyny is one of the largest problems facing modern American society. Montclair High School, even in the most progressive of communities, is not immune to this. As recent...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Good Community Karma Knows No Boundaries’

I’m the founder of DesignShed, the year-round engine behind the third annual Montclair Design Week, coming this October 16-25. Since March, we've been busy putting good design to work with community partners – donating...

Letter to the Editor: Gratitude for Teen Musical Activism

2020 is a lot of things, but without dispute it has truly been the year that our young people have stepped up to lead. In July, a local group called In Harmony Montclair (IHM)...

Letter to the Editor: Redevelopment and Preservation

Montclair is a triumphal legacy of Architecture and Design, fittingly called “the finest suburban town in the United States… the splendid mountainside which has inspired the architect and the landscape artist to noble effort...

Letter to the Editor: Reader Wants Harried Drivers To Be Patient

A reader writes: I have written a letter to whomever was the Harried Driver I had to deal with recently. I thought it might be a good reminder for all harried drivers. Dear Harried Driver, I...

Letter to the Editor: Montclair Must Provide South End Bus For High School Students

-- It is encouraging to see some buzz and potential momentum for getting a school bus to South End for high school students. This issue has been a graveyard of good ideas and student...

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 10

This week's open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.   It's high season with more than 140 properties in the greater Baristavile area to see. The porch at 11 Marion Road looks like a great...

What to Do in April 2018

Mark your calendars!
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Happy Hanukkah!

Baristanet wishes you and yours a very happy Hanukkah on this first night of the Festival of Lights! (Photo: Flickr)  

Montclair Mounties Win, 35-14, To Complete Perfect Season At MetLife Stadium

It took the Montclair High School football team just 13 seconds to set the tone in the North 1, Group 5 NJSIAA Championship game. The Mounties’ star senior running back Daniel Webb returned the opening...
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What To Do in December

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MontClairVoyant: Undefeated Mounties Are Great But There Are Reasons to Hate…Football

Still rooting for a win at Met Life tomorrow night.
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Weekend Arts & Entertainment Calendar: November 30 – December 3

Lots of great local events to enjoy this weekend! From live music and concerts, to comedy and theater, to films and social events, this is your guide to what’s happening: Live Music / Concerts   Thursday, November...