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SOMA Community Coalition on Race Hosts ‘Talking to Children about Racism: Breaking the Cycle’

As communities face the realities of racism heightened by COVID-19 and by repeated acts of racial violence across the nation, many parents are uncertain about "what" and "how" to talk about these issues with...

Montclair Schools Superintendent To Announce Plans For Reopening Schools in Town Hall Meeting 8/13

Montclair Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds has invited Montclair parents, caregivers and staff to a Montclair Public Schools’ Town Hall Meeting, Thursday August 13, at 6 pm. (link to virtual meeting https://mpsdnj.webex.com/mpsdnj/onstage/g.php?MTID=e594dd08b994a3af904a59ae9dc6c50fe) Dr. Ponds will be...

Township Launches #LoveOurMontclair Campaign to Support Local Businesses

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair Township Council launches a digital ad campaign this week calling on our community to support small businesses in town. The campaign, called “Love Our Montclair,” is part of the Council’s continued...

NJ 11th For Change Hosts Live Webinar ‘Defending Democracy: Transforming Public Safety’

Why is police violence so common in America, and disproportionately wielded against the Black community? What do people mean by “defund police?” How can we fix systemic problems in our law enforcement system, and...

The Montclair Orchestra Presents ‘A Concertmaster Roundtable’, Saturday, August 8

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Orchestra is pleased to present A Concertmaster Roundtable, premiering tomorrow at 2pm on their website www.montclairorchestra.org This wonderful behind-the-scenes conversation, moderated by Music Director David Chan, brings together...

Arts Ed NJ Partners with Organizations to Generate Second Round of Performing Arts Aerosol...

Can students in the performing arts engage in activities safely? An aerosol study commissioned by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS), the College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) with the support...

Salvation Army Commanding Officer Walking 26 Miles Throughout Montclair Saturday To Raise Awareness For...

Major Brett DeMichael, Commanding Officer from the Salvation Army New Jersey Division/Montclair Corps, will be walking 26 miles throughout Montclair on Saturday, August 8th starting at 8:00 AM. DeMichael is doing the marathon to raise...

Montclair Public School 101- Welcome to Kindergarten

Welcome to Montclair Schools' Kindergarten families and mark your calendars! The Montclair PTA Council presents: Montclair Public Schools 101- Welcome to Kindergarten on August 12, 2020 at 7pm. Join for an evening for Kindergarten families to learn...

Trinity Temple Church Emergency Food Distribution Program Kick-Off Event

Trinity Temple Church of God in Christ (115 Greenwood Ave.) will hold a kickoff event for its Emergency Food Drive Program on Saturday, August 8, in the Church's parking lot (rain or shine). Another...

Free Tuition Education Available at Essex County College

When classes at Essex County College (ECC) begin on August 31, thousands of students will have their tuition paid through Gov. Phil Murphy's state Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG) program. Please note that fall...

Family Promise of Essex County, Inc., Is New Name For Interfaith Hospitality Network

Montclair, NJ – The Interfaith Hospitality Network for the Homeless of Essex County, Inc. (IHN), has changed its name to Family Promise of Essex County, Inc., (Family Promise Essex) effective...

Montclair History Center Hosts Virtual History Happy Hour – The 1800s Immigrants Arrive ...

Summer Friday evenings are the time to kick back and Montclair History Center is hosting a series of virtual History Happy Hours in different rooms at the Crane House and Historic YWCA. Each week,...

YMCA of Montclair Hosts Brave Space Community Dialogue with Montclair Police Dept.

Join the YMCA of Montclair as we continue its Brave Space Community Dialogue with a series of conversations in partnership with the Montclair Police Department. The upcoming conversation with Chief of Police Todd...

Register For Virtual Songwriting Workshop This Week At Montclair Public Library

Looking for ways to keep your child creatively engaged? Kid Pan Alley has launched a virtual version of its group songwriting workshops for elementary school children! Kid Pan Alley's hands-on workshop inspires kids...