Home Towns Page 3

Towns

Montclair Bounce Presents A Conversation with Olympic Athlete Alexi Pappas

, MONTCLAIR Bounce presents a conversation with Alexi Pappas, groundbreaking Olympic athlete and creative artist, who will discuss her new memoir, Bravey: Chasing Dreams, Befriending Pain, And Other Big Ideas (The Dial Press) on...

Montclair Meal Kits Looks To Boost Local Restaurants With Fully Cooked Meals

Montclair’s Jason Milleisen wants to feed you. He also wants to help local restaurants weather the current challenges that limit indoor dining and group celebrations. That’s why Milleisen created Montclair Meal Kits, which organizes...

Montclair Business Owners Start Petition In Response to Midtown Lot Closure

A group of Montclair business owners, who have spoken out about the impact the closure of the Midtown Parking Lot would have on their businesses, have started a petition "Support Montclair Small Businesses" and...

Baristanet Profile: Molli Dowd

Name: Molli Dowd Where do you live? Verona When did you move there? 2000 Where did you grow up? Tucson, Arizona. My husband is from Montclair, which brought us to the area. How do you make a living?...

Township of Montclair Doing Outreach To Businesses Affected by Midtown Lot Closure

Montclair business owners shared how they were caught unprepared for the announcement that the Midtown Parking Lot on Glenridge Avenue behind the businesses would be closing on January 4. According to Montclair Township Communications Director...

Looking Back Locally: The Year In Review 2020

A look back at the biggest local stories of 2020 brought to you by Baristanet.

Montclair Business Owners Caught Off Guard By Midtown Lot Closure News

When Montclair announced on December 24th that it would be closing the Midtown Parking Lot on January 4, the news, coming on Christmas Eve, was like The Grinch Who Stole Parking for Montclair business...

Montclair Fire Dept. Responds Two Fires in 12 Hours; Both Under Investigation

The Montclair Fire Department responded to two fires in a 12 hour time span, according to Deputy Chief Robert Duncan, one on Portland Place and the other on Mountain Terrace. On December 28th, at...

Midtown Parking Lot Closes January 4, Montclair Apologizes For Inconvenience

< Montclair's Midtown Parking Lot, located on Glenridge Avenue, is closing to make way for the Midtown Parking Deck. For that to happen, the Midtown Lot will close on Monday, January 4, so construction of the...

Helping Hands Project, An MHS Club, Raised Over $1400 For Transgender Law Center

Montclair High School students Lucy Solomon and Jadyn Berrian are founders of the Helping Hands Project club at Montclair High School; Sofia Saidi and Kathryn O’Keefe are the 2021 Helping Hands Co-Presidents. Earlier this...

Montclair Shares COVID-19 Vaccination Information

The Township of Montclair shares the following important information about the COVID-19 vaccine: The first doses of the COVD-19 vaccine will be available in limited quantities on or about December 26. Essex County will be...

Baristanet Profile: 2020 Year in Review

  2020 has been a helluva year. With everyone staying closer to home, many of us have gotten to know our towns and the residents even better despite being socially distant. The weekly Friday Profile...

Merry Christmas Baristaville!

Baristanet wishes you and yours a very Merry Christmas, joyous light and brighter days ahead. Thank you for being a reader of Baristanet and for your support in 2020.

Montclair Police Search Building; Report of Active Shooter Determined To Be Unfounded

Montclair Police shut down Bloomfield Avenue from Glenridge Ave to South Willow Street Thursday afternoon when they responded to 425 Bloomfield Avenue on a third-party caller reporting an active shooter inside of the building....