Don’t Leave Home Without It

Our pal Soprano Sue, who never travels anywhere without her Barista mug, went on another trip last week. First person to correctly identify the backdrop wins a Barista...

Hahne’s Building, 1951-2004

If you've got any goodbyes to say, any pictures to take, any lawsuits to file, you better do it quickly. The wrecking ball is scheduled to knock down...

Gullibility GAP

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. But he comes down your chimney, not through your e-mail box. If you've gotten an e-mail promising free $35 GAP gift certificates...

McGreevey Really Out, Codey in

So much for gay Americans. Now it's time for depressed Americans. New Jersey's new acting governor, Richard Codey of West Orange, started his first day as gov at Greystone Park...

Vet Merger

Bloomfield vet Amy Miller, about to be kicked out of her Washington St. office because of the redevelopment of Bloomfield Center, is joining with the gris eminence of Baristaville...

Bloomfield Priest in Sex Case

The Star-Ledger reports today that a priest at St. Valentine's Roman Catholic Church in Bloomfield has stepped down from his duties, due to charges of sexual abuse that go...

This Has to be a Blue-State Thing

New on the menu at the Glen Ridge High School cafeteria: sushi. According to our sources, it was just introduced about a week ago. No raw fish; just California...

The Mysterious Case of the Rake in the Nighttime

What do you call someone who steals your rake ... but replaces it with an inferior model?  Exhibit 1: Red plastic rake, left on the lawn Saturday. Exhibit...