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Yogi Berra Reacts To George Steinbrenner’s Death

Locally, no one is mourning the death of George Steinbrenner quite like Montclair's own baseball legend Yogi Berra. Reporters, including Baristanet's Kristie Cattafi, packed the Yogi Berra Museum this afternoon in Little Falls. Berra spoke...

George Steinbrenner, Yankees Owner, Dies At 80

Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, who suffered a heart attack earlier this morning, has died.

Farmer’s Markets in Bloomfield, and Everywhere

If it's Thursday, it must be Bloomfield. That's the day that Bloomfield holds its farmer's market, which is capped off every week by live music starting at 4 p.m. The market...

Getting a Groove On at Maplewoodstock

The Maplewoodstock crowd went wild for Ivan Neville's Dumpstafunk after an awesome afternoon of home grown roots rock. Glo sticks, Hula Hoops and dancers of all age, shape and size mingled on the lawn...

Surviving The Heat In Baristaville

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

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...

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...

Getting Around On 4th Of July Weekend With NJT

If you're leaving Baristaville to join tens of thousands of revelers along the New Jersey Waterfront, you really don't want to drive, do you? The big draw, of course, is a spectacular view of...

Clifton Commons Vampire Sightings (OMG, is it Rob Pattinson?)

UPDATE: For devoted fans Laura Lambroschino (12) and Brittany Harrison, both from Nutley, waiting around Clifton Commons all day for a possible sighting is part of the fun (they've already seen the movie three...

Baristaville Picnics At Brookdale Park

Everyone was at Brookdale Park last night and we've got video of families from all over Baristaville enjoying an alfresco picnic in Baristavile. Crab cakes, mac n' cheese, babaganoush -- you name it, folks...

Awesome Pyrotechnics, Essex County!

Brookdale Park was in full Independence Day mode Friday night as the Infernos rocked a dancing audience and a fantastic fireworks display inspired collective oohs and aahs. The big crowd pleaser was a sort...

Diva is Done

In March, we told you that Montclair's hot-spot nightclub, The Diva Lounge, had sold its liquor license and was catering to a new crowd -- the Bar/Bat Mitzvah market. We're not sure how many...

West Orange Property Taxes Gone Wild

Montclair residents aren't the only ones howling about their outrageous property tax bill. Our neighbors in West Orange are also hurting from the tax bite. More, on Real Estate.

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