Friday, September 30, 2022

Glen Ridge

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...

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...

Glen Ridge Police Blotter: Aggravated Assault, Theft

Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo reports burglaries, stolen bikes and aggravated assault in this week's police blotter: June 26 at 4:45 a.m. Burglary to Auto/ Theft A Tuxedo Rd. resident called headquarters to report a theft. Officer Michael Medico was...

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....

Who Needs Quill Pens? Tweet the Declaration

We could reprint the entire Declaration of Independence, as we have in the past, but then that wouldn't really give you anything to do. Last week, Slate wondered what would have happened if Thomas...

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