MontClairVoyant: Will This Be the Summer of Our Discontent?

DEAR MONTCLAIRVOYANT, As June approaches during a grim pandemic year, thoughts turn to what Montclair households with school-age kids will do this summer. How many day camps may not happen? What about municipal pools? Family...
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#SocialDistancing: Arts & Entertainment at Home

Your guide to the latest happening online to enjoy from the comfort and safety of your home.

Montclair 4th of July Parade Cancelled For First Time in More Than 100 Years

For the first time in over 100 years, Montclair's annual 4th of July Celebration has been cancelled. All planned public activities related to the holiday are part of the cancellation, including the parade and...

New Jersey Modified Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies; Guidelines Include Masks, Limited Guests, Temperature Checks

Masks, limited guests, temperature checks. Those are among the recommendations from the New Jersey Department of Education who released guidance Wednesday night on modified outdoor commencement ceremonies to be allowed beginning July 6. The...

Plant It Forward: Support Van Vleck’s Online Bulb Sale, Starting Monday

Van Vleck House & Gardens had to cancel its annual Plant Sale -- Van Vleck's biggest fundraiser that supports the Gardens for free public use. If you enjoy the beauty of Van Vleck, especially now,...

Bloomfield Mayor Michael Venezia and Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr. to Host Virtual Town...

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Bloomfield Mayor Michael Venezia and Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr. will be hosting a virtual town hall on Thursday, May 28 at 6:00pm. The purpose of the event will be...

BlueWaveNJ Raising Funds For Pandemic Relief with ‘Thank You’ Yard Signs

If you've been looking for one of those "Thank You First Responders and Medical Providers" yard signs to show your appreciation for all those working hard to help others during the coronavirus pandemic, BlueWaveNJ...

Montclair’s Painted Rocks Bear Messages Of Wisdom, Hope or Words to Make You Smile

Montclair Recreation has been encouraging residents to spread some kindness and love, one rock at a time. You can find cheerful painted rocks, painted by children and adults, placed near sidewalks in neighborhoods all...

SPONSORED: Oppose Rent Control in Montclair, Repeal Ordinance

WHY YOU SHOULD OPPOSED RENT CONTROL IN MONTCLAIR: It will increase property tax. It will lower property value. It will require a new municipal staff and increase municipal expenses. The Rent Control Ordinance was passed without informing...

Montclair Crime: Cooking Oil Stolen From Urban Chicken; Theft from Motor Vehicles

The week in Montclair Crime from Montclair Police Department: Theft from Motor Vehicle May 20, 2020 (Park Street): The complainant reported that his vehicle was entered and rummaged through. The vehicle was reportedly left unlocked....