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Glen Ridge Designates Herman Street as Charles Roberts Way

The Borough of Glen Ridge passed Resolution 69-21 designating Herman Street as Charles Roberts Way. The Glen Ridge community lost Officer Charles (Rob) Roberts on May 11, 2020, due to complications from COVID-19. Roberts was...

AAPI Montclair To Host Lantern Festival for Justice and Remembrance

MONTCLAIR, NJ - AAPI Montclair will host its first ever Lantern Festival for Justice and Remembrance at Edgemont Memorial Park in Montclair, New Jersey on May 21, 2021 from 7:00-9:00pm (rain date: May 22),...

Montclair Celebrates Public Health Nurses With Parade (VIDEO)

Montclair held a Nurses Appreciation Parade on Tuesday to honors their Public Health Nursing Department for all of their hard work during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller read a proclamation in honor of...

Emergency Food Distribution Thursday at Glenfield Park – Thursday, May 13

Montclair, NJ - COVID-19 cases are down in New Jersey, but food insecurity remains high. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and the Essex County Board of County Commissioners will present an Emergency Food...

Turtle Back Zoo Loses Dyson, Beloved Sea Lion

West Orange, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo is mourning the loss of a nine-year-old sea lion. “We are saddened about the passing of Dyson, one of our beloved sea lions at Turtle Back Zoo," said...

Montclair Public Library Presents Conversation with ‘Spooked’ Author Barry Meier

Montclair Public Library On Thursday, May 20, at 7 p.m., Montclair Public Library is pleased to present Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Barry Meier in conversation with Michael Isikoff, chief investigative correspondent at Yahoo...

Montclair Center BID Announces Grant Competition for New Businesses to Open in Downtown Montclair

Springboard Montclair is a small business start-up grant competition that will help fund two businesses to lease space in downtown Montclair. Montclair Center BID announced that applications opened today Monday, May 10 at...

Tune In For Voting In New Jersey Tonight, Monday, May 10, With Essex County...

Join Montclair Democrats tonight, May 10 at 6:30 p.m., as Essex County Clerk Chris Durkin provides an overview on Voting in New Jersey. As New Jersey emerges from Covid, starting with the Primary...

Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation Hosts 8th Annual Golf Classic, May 11

Montclair, NJ, – The Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation (MAAHF) will host the 8th Annual Golf Classic on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at Glen Ridge Country Club in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. ...

Baristanet Profile: Rachael Grochowski

Name: Rachael Grochowski Where do you live? Montclair When did you move there? I moved to Montclair when I was pregnant with my second child. We wanted a community that had other creatives, diversity, and was socially aware. We...

‘Walk and Roll Parade’ For Disability Pride in Montclair, Saturday, May 8

This Saturday, May 8, people with disabilities and their family, friends and allies will assemble at Heningburg Field in Montclair at 1 p.m. for a Disability Pride parade. Details below; for questions, please email...

Montclair Council Amends Budget To Allow For $100,000 Additional Library Support

Montclair's 2021 budget process had been fraught, with concerns about funding for the Montclair Public Library system becoming a hot button issue for many. On Tuesday, the council announced amendments to the 2021 Montclair...

Montclair Pool Badges Go On Sale Today; Pool Opening Schedule Announced

Montclair's Department of Recreation will begin selling pool badges for the 2021 swim season on Wednesday, May 5. Mountainside Pool will open on Saturday, May 29, and Nishuane Pool will open on Saturday, June 12,...

Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission to Host Voter Registration Information Session Wednesday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- With the June 8 primary election just one month away, the Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission will host a voter registration information session this Wednesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. The...

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