Weekend Family Fun: Lunar New Year, MakerSPACE and More

Hello, weekend! It’s going to be a cold one, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. We’ve rounded up some family friendly events in the area. Check ‘em out! Turtle Back Zoo (560...

Don’t Miss ‘Into The Woods’ This Weekend!

You have four more chances to see Vanguard Theater Company's production of Into the Woods this weekend. The show closes on Sunday, January 23rd. New Jersey Arts hailed this production as one that "Sondheim,...

Relief From The Cold: Montclair Township and Local Funders Support Daytime Warming Centers


Montclair, NJ – Daytime warming centers in three Montclair locations are now open for individuals without a permanent home at the Salvation Army, Toni's Kitchen, and the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Montclair (staffed by...

Newark Winter Village Ice-Skating Expands with New Special-Event Programming

NEWARK, N.J. – Newark Social announced a new lineup of special events in celebration of their Newark Winter Village event that runs through January 30. The Winter Village, which kicked off on December...

MontClairVoyant: Meditating on MLK and Montclair

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, Was Martin Luther King Day celebrated this past weekend with various events in and near Montclair? Sincerely, Local Locus Absolutely! Not sure if all area towns had events honoring MLK, but the closest...
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Weekend Events: Live Music, Theater and More!

Your guide to what's happening.

Montclair Council Votes To Extend Indoor Mask Mandate Through End of March

Montclair, NJ – Montclair Township Council voted on January 18 to extend the mask mandate for indoor public places in Montclair through the end of March. The original resolution would have seen January 21...

Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Declines to Bring Criminal Charges in Maplewood Hijab Removal Case

Citing insufficient evidence, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office announced Wednesday that it would not bring criminal charges in the case involving a Maplewood elementary school teacher removing a hijab from the head of a...
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Montclair Area League of Women Voters To Hold BOE Candidate Forum

Montclair, NJ - The League of Women Voters of the Montclair Area has invited the candidates listed below, who filed a petition to run for the Montclair Board of Education for the March 8...
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Giveaway! Outpost in the Burbs Presents An Intimate Evening with Bettye LaVette

Montclair, N.J. — Outpost in the Burbs presents Bettye LaVette on January 29th, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. This concert will take place at the First Congregational Church, 40 S. Fullerton Avenue in Montclair. One...