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Kekoa Foods Bounces Back Post-Covid with New Amazon Sales

2020 was a rough year for many small businesses, Kekoa Foods included. West Orange dads Daniel Auld and David Fullner launched the organic baby food company with a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2018 and...

Keep Kids Busy and Safe: Book Stash for Preschool and Elementary Readers

Family units are spending a lot more quality time together as we practice social distancing. Since in-person book store browsing is (or will soon be) off-limits and now that the libraries are closed, finding...

Learning in the Time of COVID-19: Montclair Teachers and Parents Offer Ideas

On Friday, what felt like an inevitable outcome was confirmed: The Montclair Schools District would be closed for a minimum of two weeks, possibly through April 20th. (en español) With libraries and museums closed,...

A Young Montclair Actress Stars in The Miracle Worker

When Ayla Schwartz isn’t busy being a fourth-grader at Watchung Elementary School, she’s performing a miracle.

Everything Is Awesome on a Legoland Vacation

Even the pool at Legoland has large-scale floating Legos in it so kids don’t have to stop building even while they swim.

Sir Isaac Opening Next Week: Bike, Board, Ski

Sir Isaac, plans to open next week in Upper Montclair. The bike shop, which doubles as a snowboard and ski rental business, is on Bellevue Ave.

Glen Ridge HS Student Threatened to Bring Weapon to School

Student sent a threatening text message; police found no weapon and the student was removed from the building.

Barista Kids 1st Annual Jack O’ Lantern Contest

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Montclair Teens Join Rally in DC

Montclair teens went to their own rally in DC, one that wasn’t headed by a TV personality.

Pumpkin Season

Want to know where to pick pumpkins and apples in NJ? Barista Kids will tell you.

Apple Picking Season: Where to Pick ‘Em

Barista Kids has the complete guide to apple picking in our area.

Back to School

It was the first day of school in most of Baristaville today and Barista Kids was there covering it.

The 411 on Baristaville’s Public Schools 2010-2011

All the starting dates and calendars in one place.

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