The Whole World Turned Sepia, We Swear

We saw this a few days ago on Ridgewood Avenue in Glen Ridge. Damn quaint, don't you think? All you'd have to do is get rid of the 973 on the side of the...

Campaign for Accused Art Teacher

Glen Ridge has just two Pre-K through 2 schools and they both share the same music and art teachers. Mr. Juzdan has been teaching art and Miss Barrow has been teaching music since the...

Department of Politically-Correct Parade Scheduling

The Montclair Watercooler has been simmering all week on the issue of Montclair's July 4th -- oops, Independence Day -- parade, which is scheduled for Monday, July 5th so as not to interfere with...

If You Ever Want to Feel Like a Douche-Bag

How mean can Montclair liberals be? Well, if you want to know, tune into 93.9 FM Sunday at 6 pm and listen to Ken Kurson's segment on "This American Life," the radio-verite show hosted...

Ah, that Saturday in June…

Not only was the Barista out with her camera, she also sent the CEB (Chief Executive Barista) out to document the nearly perfect day -- Here's what he brought back. Clockwise from top left: The...

A Perfect Saturday

Even the Barista didn't sit by the computer today. Clockwise: the first day of the Montclair Farmers Market, a wench at the NJ Renaissance Festival and Kingdom in South Orange, Dora the Explorer visiting shops...

You Mean We Might Have to Go Though All This Again?

George Bush pere is jumping tomorrow.

A Good Show

Seniors in Montclair High's School of Visual and Performing Arts put on their annual "Celebrations" show last night. Our intern Jake took these pictures and told us it was swell.

Look What I Found In the Attic, Honey!

<img alt="psycho_killer_clippings" src="https://baristanet.typepad.com/barista/images/psycho_killer_clippings.jpg" width="377" height="238" border="0" style="float: right; margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;" One of the charms of buying an old house, like the kind we have in abundance in these parts, is finding...

What To Do With the Kids?

With just a week left to go until those marvelous little parasites children are home from school, mothers across the area have gone into panic mode about how to keep them occupied over the...