Talk about Clean Industry

"The Arts are Montclair's Industry!" That's the mantra of the Montclair Arts Council, which wants the Montclair town council to make a major financial investment in local arts. The council...

Recruiters Back in Glen Ridge

Spotted about half an hour ago, three military recruiters leaving Glen Ridge High School. Apparently, they're not reading our poll. Or maybe they are and just don't care.

Strapped School Board Considers Pay to Play

About 20 residents -- most identifying themselves as parents of next year's pre-K class -- showed up at the Glen Ridge Board of Education meeting last night where the...

Demolition Full Speed Ahead: a Photo Album

Pink spray paint marks off proposed roads and lots throughout the Marlboro Inn property today. Steve Plofker allowed us to take pictures throughout the inn, but declined comment...

School Bus Accident Today

A school bus accident occurred today on Park Street in front of Lacordaire Academy in Upper Montclair. The accident involved a bus from the Montclair public schools, not the...

Historic District Neighbors to Meet

Residents of Bloomfield's historic district are holding a neighborhood meeting tomorrow night (Wed., Dec. 8) at 7 pm at Oakeside Cultural Center. The meeting was organized by resident Alison...

All the Children Are Below Average (and Some are More Below Average than Others)

An interesting story today out of the Associated Press reports that US 15-year-olds lag their peers in other industrialized nations when it comes to math. The story also pointed out...

Court Hands Plofker Win

A Superior court judge in Newark today verbally dismissed efforts by a preservationist group to save the Marlboro Inn from demolition. Last month, the Marlboro Inn Preservation Association had won...