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Baristanet Profile: Raj Amin

Where do you live? Montclair Ave - the crazy Halloween street. We didn’t know before we bought the house, but we love Halloween so we get pretty into it. When did you move there? Summer of 2015. Where...

Montclair Curbside Recycling Collection to Resume March 15

Montclair, N.J. – A sufficient number of Department of Community Services (DCS) employees have returned to work after absences due to the COVID-19 pandemic for the Township to resume the normal curbside recycling collection...

Who Let The Bulldogs Out? MHS Project Graduation!

It's Bulldog time! Surprise your high schooler, soon-to-be graduate or friend with a lawn covered in Bulldog signs. It's a fun way to celebrate and raise funds Montclair High School Graduation Class of 2021. If you...

A Grocery Store Is The ‘First Priority’ In Lackawanna Plaza Plan For Montclair

Montclair, N.J. Montclair resident and Lackawanna Plaza's new developer David Placek shared his vision for Lackawanna Plaza Tuesday night at Fourth Ward community meeting organized by Councilor David Cummings. Cummings started the meeting by honoring...

Brown Professor Andre Willis to Discuss Black and Jewish Notions of Freedom on March...

Brown University Religious Studies Professor Andre Willis will discuss via zoom the Biblical conception of freedom in the modern Black and Jewish imaginations on Saturday March 27th at 11 a.m. at Bnai Keshet in...

Vanguard Theater Awarded $37,500 by the NJ Arts & Culture Recovery Fund

Montclair, N.J. - Vanguard Theater Company has been awarded a $37,500 grant from the New Jersey Arts & Culture Recovery Fund of the Princeton Area Community Foundation to support continuing renovations at their new...

Montclair NAACP Rises To COVID-19 Challenges, Finding New Ways To Help Community

Montclair NAACP President Albert Pelham has a way of thinking about the pandemic that has helped motivate him to react and respond to all the challenges COVID-19 has created. "When the pandemic hit and...

Newark Museum of Art March Virtual Events: Murder Mystery, Zoopalooza and More!

Newark, NJ – The campus of The Newark Museum of Art may be physically closed, but programming continues to innvoate virtually with a full schedule of events in March, including a murder mystery, a...

Family Connections Hosts ‘Love Where You Bid’ Online Auction – March 8-15

From March 8th-15th, Family Connections will be hosting their first ever online auction, “Love Where You Bid.” All goods have been generously donated by local artists, artisans and small businesses. 100% of the funds...

Montclair Adapts To Recycling Pick Up Suspension

The Township of Montclair had to temporarily halt its recycling pick up due to the impact of COVID-19 on staff. But Montclair has adapted with residents dropping off their recyclables to the DCS yard...

Montclair Officers Receive Commendation, Thanks For Their Assistance at Gordonhurst Fire

Montclair Police Chief Conforti and Deputy Chief Young, were joined by Mayor Spiller, and Township Manager Stafford, to recognize officers that were first on-scene at a working house fire on Gordonhurst Avenue. Upon...

Baristanet Profile: Barbara Lemley

Name: Barbara Lemley Where do you live? Verona, just six minutes from my office In Montclair. When did you move there? Just last June, amidst the pandemic. Thankful to Leslie Kunkin at West of Hudson for her...

Fourth Ward Councilor David Cummings to Hold Community Meeting with Lackawanna Plaza Developer David...

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Fourth Ward Councilor David Cummings will moderate a discussion with David Placek of BDP Holdings, the new owner of Lackawanna Plaza, on Tuesday, March 9, at 7:00 p.m. Residents will have...

School of Rock Montclair Students Sing “Dreams” by The Cranberries for Global P&G TV...

Five music students from School of Rock Montclair provided the vocals for a cover version of the song “Dreams”, which was originally recorded by The Cranberries, for a Proctor & Gamble TV commercial. ...

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