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Eat Montclair: Escape To An Exotic Dining Experience at Le Souk at Watchung Plaza

“I thought it was a gift shop?!” is the most typical response when people hear me raving about the delicious food at Le Souk, a hot new eatery in town. Located in the heart...

Montclair Friday Group Bonds Over Special Mother’s Day Pampering

When my son Lincoln was born, he needed to remain in the NICU in a Manhattan hospital for three weeks because he could not swallow. After one week he had been diagnosed with...

“Somebody’s Daughter” Author To Read and Perform at Watchung Booksellers, 4/26

Montclair's Zara Phillips, a local musician and the former model/muse for Andrew Cohen, the Montclair photographer we lost to cancer earlier this year, is also an author and an adoptee activist who has...

Remembering The Life and Photography of Andrew Cohen

In an era of driving instead of walking and heads hung low with noses in smart phones, it was always refreshing to see Andrew Cohen traveling all over town on foot with his camera...

Kwik Coffee Opens At Montclair’s Lackawanna Plaza With Spirit And A Purpose

Kwik Coffee Health Food, an intimate and cozy cafe located at 22 Lackawanna Plaza, opened in November 2017, conveniently situated beside Zura Yoga Studio and the Bobbi Brown Makeup Studio. Kwik provides freshly ground and...

Moms Of Children With Special Needs Organize A Special Mother’s Day Celebration

The Montclair Friday Group is a drop-in suppot group for parents of children with special needs.

Dear Alma: Politics at a Dinner Party, Potluck Etiquette and More

Advice for those tricky situations.

Dear Alma: Navigating Friend Relationships With Married Men, Cooking For Guests

Plus how to help a veggie-loving kid with special needs.

Letter to the Editor: Create A Buddy System on School Buses

To foster a safe, fun environment.
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“Dear Alma” Tackles Holiday Entertaining and Food Issues

How to avoid some holiday entertaining faux pas.
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The Passing of a Montclair South End Legend: Mr. Celess Young

A memorial service for Mr. Young will take place on December 17 at St. Paul’s Baptist Church.

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