If You Can Stand the Heat … Go to a Michael Moore Party

If merely fighting the crowds to go see "Fahrenheit 9/11" isn't exciting enough for you, you can try a "Turn Up the Heat" party. Local actor Michael Aquino is...

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (in New Jersey)?

The state legislature passed a Millionaire's Tax last week, and Gov. McGreevey will sign it into law on Monday. Under the tax, the state income tax of residents who...

Pickle Shopping

The omnipresent Raymmmondo sent this snap in of Nigel, Safari and Tiana Mincey and their dog Hailey -- waiting for their mom to finish her pickle shopping at the...

Local Luau

The Barista celebrated the perfect weather -- and the wedding of Danielle Arminio and Frank Alate -- at this Glen Ridge luau. Seen here, taking it lower and...

‘Fahrenheit 9/11’ Opens

The place to be last night was the Clairidge Theater in Montclair, where Michael Moore's controversial film, "Fahrenheit 9/11," had its opening. We caught the mob outside an...

Tsk Tsk Tsk

If you want to get Barista of Bloomfield Ave. in Bloomfield, at least at the Bloomfield Public Library, be prepared to pay $1 an hour. The library has been...

Fond Farewell for Local Restauranteur

Friends and foodies are mourning the death Sunday of Joseph Palmieri, 40, chef and owner of the Chelsea Grille in Montclair. Palmieri, who graduated from Bloomfield High School and...

Where in the World is Barista Sandiego?

Visual clue #3. The Barista's vacation is nearing its end, and nobody's guessed, so we have to become more obvious. The first reader to guess the Barista's secret undisclosed...