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Montclair Architect Nina Cooke John Wins National Competition to Design New Newark Monument

Montclair architect Nina Cooke John’s busy and accomplished year just outdid itself. Cooke John’s design for a Harriet Tubman tribute, “Shadow of a Face," will become the City of Newark’s newest monument in Washington...

Township Throws Out Vote Montclair Petition To Move May Elections

Vote Montclair made a final push in July, wrapping up its official petition for a referendum on moving Montclair’s municipal elections from May to November, but on Friday, the local civic group was surprised...

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Announces New Chief Financial Officer

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Yang Linda Chen, “Linda,” has been named the chief financial officer for Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center. Chen has worked in a variety of health system sectors throughout her healthcare...

BELA Summer Academy Students Take A Fresh Look at Lackawanna Plaza

For years now, the development of Lackawanna Plaza has been a passionate topic for Montclair residents. The very real need for a grocery store in the area and the desire to preserve the history...

Baristanet Profile: Brett Wellman Messenger

Name: Brett Wellman Messenger Where do you live? Bloomfield, in a neighborhood we jokingly call MontAdj (Montclair Adjacent), near Brookside Park. When did you move there? I moved to Jersey from East Harlem in 2016 to...

Montclair’s Taylor Lee Talks Breaking Pageant Barriers, Inspirations, and Favorite Hometown Hangouts

Taylor Lee is not one to let an opportunity pass her by. This spring and summer have been a whirlwind of activity thanks to an Instagram post about the Miss New Jersey USA Pageant...
370-372 Bloomfield Avenue.

Then and Now: 370-372 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell NJ

A #ThrowbackThursday Caldwell history gem!

YMCA of Montclair Adds Two New Board Members

MONTCLAIR, NJ — The YMCA of Montclair welcomes two new members to its board of directors, recently elected in June to three-year terms. “Our board serves a key role providing governance and oversight for the...

Remembering Steve Demetrios

Montclair has lost Steve Demetrios, known to many as Steve at the Verizon store on South Park Street. Steve was the go-to guy in Montclair to deal with any phone issue; his knowledge of phones,...

Essex County Senior Artists To Participate in 2021 Juried Art Show and Exhibition

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all non-professional and professional senior citizen artists residing in Essex County to participate in the 2021 Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art...
Van Hook Cheese & Grocery

Van Hook Cheese & Grocery To Open in Montclair Next Week

A family-owned and operated cheese shop, stocking a wide selection of cut-to-order artisan and specialty cheeses and so much more.
Rowan Verhaalen

MHS Class of 2020 Graduate Needs Help With College and Medical Expenses

Rowan Verhaalen started a GoFundMe to help withexpenses accrued during a couple of rough years. 

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Thad Ziolkowski, Author of ‘The Drop’

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Watchung Booksellers is pleased to host Thad Ziolkowski, author of “The Drop: How the Most Addictive Sport Can Help Us Understand Addiction and Recovery” as part of its ongoing “Evening with...

The Scoop On Where & How To Celebrate National Ice Cream Day

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!

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