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Baristanet Profile: Christiane Agkpo

Name: Christiane Agkpo Where do you live? North Caldwell, I lived in Montclair for 10 years before that. When did you move there? In 2015 when I was expecting my 4th child; we needed more space! Where did you...

Baristanet Profile: Deborah Guzmán Meyer

Name: Deborah Guzmán Meyer Where do you live? Montclair When did you move there? 2009 Where did you grow up? Although I was born in New York, my parents — both immigrants — decided to move back to the Dominican Republic...

Baristanet Profile: Leslie Rubisch

Name: Leslie Rubisch Where do you live? Montclair, NJ When did you move there? Six years ago, from Brooklyn, NY Where did you grow up? Medford, NJ How do you make a living? What's is your everyday passion? I’m...

Baristanet Profile: Karin Carson

Name: Karin Carson Where do you live? I live in Upper Montclair near Brookdale Park and Watchung Plaza. When did you move there? We moved here Memorial Day Weekend in 2002, with a preemie and a 3...

Baristanet Profile: Claire Sinofsky

Name: Claire Sinofsky Where do you live? I live in Upper Montclair! When did you move there? Born and raised. My dad bought our house in the '80s, and my family has been here ever since. How...

Baristanet Profile: Robert Genovese

Name:  Robert Genovese Where do you live? Montclair, New Jersey When did you move there? About 15 years ago from Brooklyn, NY Where did you grow up? Greenwich Village, NYC How do you make a living? OR What is your...

Baristanet Profile: Taigi Smith

Name: Taigi Smith Where do you live? Montclair When did you move there? June 2012 Where did you grow up?  San Francisco, The Mission to be exact How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I make...

Baristanet Profile: Laura Carney

Name: Laura Carney  Where do you live? Montclair When did you move there? February 2010 Where did you grow up? Wilmington, Delaware How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? In addition to writing my book, My...

Baristanet Profile: Pat Turano

Name: Pat Turano Where do you live? Nutley, NJ When did you move there? I moved to NJ in 1970 from Calabria Italy with my 5 siblings and my parents. Where did you grow up? I grew up in Italy...

Baristanet Profile: Jaleesa Al Kassem

Name: Jaleesa Al Kassem Where do you live? Bloomfield, NJ -- Brookside.  When did you move there? September 2016. We had just bought our first house one month before our wedding. ☺ Where did you grow up? Spanish Harlem (NYC). Born...

Baristanet Profile: Caitlyn Cade

Name: Caitlyn Cade  Where do you live? Montclair (South End)  When did you move there? I moved to Montclair, with my husband and kiddos, about 6 years ago, from Jersey City.  Where did you grow up? I’m originally...

Baristanet Profile: Meridith Manlowe

Name: Meridith Manlowe Where do you live? I live in Upper Montclair. When did you move there? We moved here from Cedar Grove 14 years ago. Where did you grow up? I grew up in Exton, Pennsylvania. How do...

Baristanet Profile: Noel Gatts

Name: Noel Gatts Where do you live? Bloomfield right next to Brookdale Park When did you move there? We moved from the Bronx, NY in 2015 Where did you grow up? I was born in Manhattan while my parents were...

Baristanet Profile: Jason Milleisen

Name: Jason Milleisen Where do you live? Upper Montclair When did you move there? My wife, Amy, and I moved to Montclair in 2013 after the birth of our 2nd daughter. Where did you grow up? I grew up on the...