Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Bloomfield

Powerless on Glen Ridge’s Baldwin Street

Glen Ridge resident James Kubicz had been coping with the heat with a battery powered fan and a blue ice pack. On Tuesday night, Kubicz' house, along with others on Baldwin Street, lost power....

Glen Ridge Man Pleads Not Guilty To Organized Crime Charges

Samuel Juliano of Glen Ridge pleaded not guilty to alleged involvement in organized crime, the Glen Ridge Voice reports. Juliano is one of the alleged 32 members of the Lucchese crime familly arrested as...

Two Montclair Teens, Victims In Strong Arm Robbery

According to Lt. Scott Buehler, MPD, at approximately 10:30 p.m on June 30., police were dispatched to the area of Montclair High School on a report of a strong-arm robbery. A 16-year-old Montclair resident...

Ticket Giveaway: Chocolate Tango

If you love chocolate and dancing then why not try the Chocolate Tango this Friday night (July 9) at The Chocolate Path. Dancer and teacher Simone Coonrod, of Swinging with Simone, will be leading the...

Spy Swap: Will Alleged Russian Spies Get Traded?

With an arraignment scheduled for today and more and more reports of a spy swap happening, possibly by end of day, the mystery behind the Murphys, Montclair's alleged Russian spies, continues. This New...

Still a Day to Beat the Heat

There will be some relief from the heat today as temperatures are expected to stay in the 80s, but with humidity rising, the misery isn't quite over. Here's a list of some local cooling...

Surviving The Heat In Baristaville

Hot enough for you? Check out how folks handled the heat in Montclair.

Expect Morning Commuting Delays

The temperature is supposed to hit triple digits again and NJ Transit is expecting the worst. Cancellations and rail service delays may occur due to "weather-related equipment problems." NJ Transit is asking everyone to allow...

Montclair’s “Cooling Centers” Get Workout

This was the scene around 6:50, minutes before closing at Montclair's Essex Pool. Says staff member Andy, "Around this time at the end of the day, you normally would see about 10 people in...

Ted Glick Sentenced to Probation

Bloomfield activist Ted Glick was sentenced to a year probabation, 40 hours of community service and ordered to pay a fine for his September 8th demonstration. The demonstration that Glick was on trial for...

Power Outages May Occur

UPDATE: 10 p.m.: We're hearing of a power outage on North Crescent in Maplewood. UPDATE: 8 p.m.: Thousands of PSE& G customers have reported losing power and Baristaville tipsters are sending in word that streets...

Three New Yorkers Perish in Fairfield Plane Crash

More on the small single-engine airplane that crashed last night around 5 p.m., bursting into flames and killing three. The plane, an 2005 Cirrus SR-22, departed from an airport in Plattsburgh, New York and was...

Jersey To Get Hot and Steamy Today

Already sweating? Well, the weather will get even hotter in Baristaville today with temperatures expected to hit 104 degrees. Yesterday, the heat was intense during Montclair's Independence Day parade, but it could have been worse....

Fireworks in 3-D and Otherwise

There was only one thing cooler than the Baristanet buttons at Bloomfield's July 4th fireworks, and that was the fireworks themselves -- as seen through the 3-D glasses handled out by Investors Savings Bank....