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Bike or Hike to Jersey City? Essex-Hudson Greenway Takes Another Step Forward

The vision of the Essex Hudson Greenway is becoming more real. “The Essex Hudson Greenway will be more than a biking and walking trail. It will be a nearly nine mile stretch of outdoor...

Music at the Mansion: Porch Performances at Oakeside in Bloomfield

NiCori Studios & Productions in association with Oakeside Bloomfield Cultural Center and Frungillo Catering will be producing: MUSIC AT THE MANSION: "PORCH PERFORMANCES” - an evening of dinner and entertainment hosted by...

Light Up The Night with S.O.F.I.A. And Bring Awareness to Domestic Violence

Join S.O.F.I.A. for a community event to Light up the Night on Thursday, July 30 at 9 p.m.! The goal is to raise awareness around domestic violence, promote healthy relationships, and to honor loved...

Baristanet Profile: Dawn Fitch

Name: Dawn Fitch Where do you live? West Orange When did you move there? 2019 Where did you grow up? Bayonne How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion? I am the founder of Pooka Pure and...

New Jersey To Eliminate ‘Freeholder’ Term, Born From Racism

New Jersey will get rid of the term "Freeholder" from government, replacing it with county commissioner, a term used by other states. “As our nation tears down symbols of injustice, we must also tear down...

Montclair Center BID to Close Church & South Park Streets for Outside Dining, Shopping...

Montclair Center BID is making room for pedestrians to enjoy more space while social distancing and help businesses thrive. The Montclair Center BID will be closing Church Street on Friday, Jul 17 and Saturday, July...

Essex County Freeholders Advocate for Juneteenth As National Holiday

The Board of Chosen Freeholders are slated to pass a resolution advocating the commemoration of Juneteenth as a National holiday at their Conference Board meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 9th. Co-sponsored by...

Montclair to Conduct Survey of Estate Section

Montclair Township has received a grant from the New Jersey Historic Preservation Office to conduct a cultural resource survey of the Estate residential area, as indicated on a map of the area. The 2016...

Letter to the Editor: Baskerville Urges Montclair to Take Legal Action in Marion Road...

I am writing this open letter in response to correspondence I received from several Montclairions who expressed righteous indignation stemming from the fact that it appears as though in the Township of Montclair, a...

Bloomfield Launches Six Month Angled Parking Pilot Study

Bloomfield, NJ - In an effort to make parking safer and increase the number of available spots, the township of Bloomfield has begun an angled parking pilot study. The study will last for...

Montclair and COVID-19: When To Self-Quarantine

New Jersey is seeing a spike in new COVID-19 infections. On Monday, Gov. Murphy announced that New Jersey’s rate of transmission – the rate at which COVID-19 spreads from one person to another –...
Montclair Celebrates

Happy Fourth of July – Remembrances From Montclair Parades Past (VIDEO)

Montclair is missing its annual tradition of a robust 4th of July Parade, but you can view some memories of past Independence Day celebrations here thanks to Montclair Celebrates July 4th Committee, along with...

Counter-Protester at Nutley Black Lives Matter Rally No Longer Employed by Hospital

https://youtu.be/lnmjN1m1Vxs Nutley for Black Lives protesters were confronted by counter-protesters during their peaceful solidarity march on June 26. One of those counter-protesters, identified by Twitter as Valerie Pastore, is seen on video screaming and giving...