Feeling Tight?

Seen at the Montclair YMCA: Mitch Robbins, who's training in a process called Muscle Activation Techniques, is giving out free massages muscle activation sessions ("not as fun as a massage," he said) in the...

Apricots Abound

This week’s find at the Montclair Farmer's Market - the first of the local apricots. Tree-Licious Farms was the first to have them but they're available from a number of farms this week....

Wasn’t it Lovely?

The only thing missing from the Jazz for Jayden concert at the Montclair High School ampitheater tonight was Jayden. The three-year-old Bloomfield boy, Jayden Singer, who survived bacterial menigitis this spring, is having surgery...

Jazz for Jayden

Tonight's the Jazz for Jayden concert. Details here.

Gotta Use it For Something, Right?

People in Bloomfield were saddened to hear this week that Sacred Heart School will be closing. But think of the possibilities....

Saved… by a Technicality

The Marlboro Inn lives to stand another day... as developer Steve Plofker's permit to demolish the building is turned down by the town on a technicality. Of course, mayor Ed Remsen hinted as much...

A suburban Mom (or Dad) Gas-Guzzling Contest

Even though we always take our gas regular at Manny, Jack and Moe's Cut-Rate Fossil Fuels, we find that it's taking $32 to fill up the Baristamobile -- and that we're doing it an...

Awwwwww……

Chris Castellani, the offical Montclair weblogger for NJ.com, is now a member of the Montclair Watercooler -- after having been rejected for membership by the 800-strong Yahoo group before. We like to think we...

More Food for Thought

And while you're mulling thick v. thin crusts on your pizzas, maybe you should think about where to get your ice cream afterwards. Or you might just want to drive down to Tom's River...

Pie Wars

Sure the 9-11 Commission Report is due out this week and the Democrats are meeting in Boston next week. But what we're talking about here, in Essex County, is pizza. Over at e-Gullet's Jersey Forum,...