Montclair Area

Montclair Man Infuses Classical Compositions with Rock & Roll and R&B

With his new album, Modern Sounds in Classical Music, Eric Heilner fully embodies the concept of “coming full circle.” His deep family legacy of classical music, including his father who was a member of...

Leave a Love Note for Dem Two Hands Before it Closes its Doors

When passing Dem Two Hands on the corner of North Fullerton and Claremont, one can’t help but notice the colorful, artistic window displays featuring flowing garments, sometimes accentuated with flowers and lights. Occasionally, locals...

The Best Day Ever Race Kickoff Reflected a True Show of Community Effort

The event benefits the Kaija Jung Andersen Memorial Scholarship.
native tree seedlings

Free Native Tree Seedlings for Montclair Residents on May 1

Plant a native tree in your yard this spring and help to replenish our beautiful, aging tree canopy.

Montclair Culminates Earth Day Celebration Week with Town-Wide Parks Clean-Up

This past weekend, April 24th and 25th, over 400 Montclair residents came out to 15 municipal parks and green spaces across all four wards to celebrate Montclair Earth Day Parks Appreciation Weekend. Coordinated by...
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Montclair Public Library Presents Jhumpa Lahiri in Conversation with Kate Tuttle “Whereabouts”

Lahiri will talk about her first novel in ten years, "Whereabouts."

Montclair Mayor to Hold Virtual Town Hall on American Rescue Plan

Join Mayor Sean M. Spiller for a virtual town hall on the American Rescue Plan and what it means for Montclair. Mayor Spiller will be joined by Senior Advisor to the Office of Intergovernmental...
Bloomfield Town-Wide Cleanup

Bloomfield Holds Successful Town-Wide Cleanup

Residents from throughout Bloomfield joined Mayor Venezia, members of the Council, and the Beautification Committee for a day of community volunteerism.
Essex-Hudson Greenway Project

Support for Essex-Hudson Greenway Project Continues to Grow

The number of letters generated in support of the project to local elected officials has surpassed 2,200.

Montclair Fourth Ward Community Meeting – Tuesday, April 27

Fourth Ward Councilor David Cummings will host a Community Meeting on Tuesday, April 27, at 7:00 p.m., via Zoom. The virtual meeting will focus on: The Impact of the Essex-Hudson Greenway Nishuane Park/Canterbury Park Update...

Baristanet Profile: Leslie Keough

Name: Leslie Keough Where do you live? Downtown Montclair, between the Willow Street Partners new builds and Walnut Street. When did you move there? I moved into Fullerton on the Green in 2015. Where did you grow...

Appellate Court to Rule on Montclair’s Rent Control Ordinance

Montclair, NJ – The fate of the Township of Montclair’s rent control ordinance will now be decided in appellate court. Earlier today Judges Heidi W. Currier and Greta Goodenbrown of the Superior Court of...
Jared’s Fund

Third Annual Jared’s Fund Summer Fellowship – Deadline Extended

These fellowships are offered to current Montclair High School sophomores, juniors, seniors, and recent alumni.
COVID-19 vaccination site

Essex County Offers Transportation Service to Covid-19 Vaccination Site to Residents 55 and Older

The County of Essex has a dedicated COVID-19 vaccination site at the Steven Adubato Sports Complex in Branchbrook Park for residents age 55 years and older. The County is providing eligible Montclair residents transportation...

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