What, No Sushi?

Chris Castellani, who writes NJ.com's Montclair blog, has a post up on 10 places to eat in Montclair when you're hungry. No offense, but it looks like Castellani's only two...

The Barista Declares Sat. Sept. 18 ‘Clean Your Closet Day’

Or "Play Spit with Your Kids Day," which is the favored parent-offspring bonding experience at the Barista's house. (Spit being the card game where you cheat throw cards down...

Plofker Gets Demolition Go-Ahead

The Montclair Times reports today that a unanimous ruling of the Essex County Construction Board of Appeals would allow developer Steve Plofker to demolish the Marlboro Inn. In July,...

Don’t Rain on Our Parade Fair

We hate to be a wet blanket, but in addition to two great fairs scheduled for the weekend, there's a projection of rain. The first fair's the Bloomfield...

12 Miles West Making New Home

Right now it doesn't look like much. The old Roberts Lost Picture Show on Bloomfield Ave., now home to 12 Miles West, has leaks in the roof, which...

Chocolate Milk and Other Controversies

For some people this proposed law -- to ban the sale of junk food in NJ elementary and middle schools -- couldn't go into effect soon enough. But if last...

160 Bottles of Olive Oil on the Wall, 160 Bottles of Olive Oil…

Serious foodies have got to be excited about a new store coming to the storefront that once belonged to Real Paint. It's called "Spice it Up," and according to...

Update on Bloomfield Gunshots

Yesterday's incident involving gunfire on Bloomfield Ave. near the Staples shopping center was a carry-over from a disagreement that had taken place in Newark the day before. That's the...