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Huge Flea Market This Weekend at Woman’s Club of Upper Montclair

The Woman's Club of Upper Montclair is hosting a huge flea market this Friday and Saturday. Come and find some hidden treasures among all the items that will be for sale including clothing, accessories,...

Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission to Host Voter Registration Information Session Wednesday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- With the June 8 primary election just one month away, the Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission will host a voter registration information session this Wednesday, May 5 at 7 p.m. The...

Montclair Public Schools Partners with Ginkgo Bioworks to Provide Pooled COVID-19 Testing

Montclair, N.J. -- Montclair Public Schools has partnered with Ginkgo Bioworks, Inc. (“Ginkgo”), the organism company, to provide pooled SARS-CoV-2 (COVID- 19) testing. This week, second grade students in the elementary schools will be...

Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation 2021 Scholarship Applications Now Open

Montclair, NJ – Applications are now being accepted for the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation (MAAHF) Annual MAAHF Scholarship. This year’s scholarship is open to graduating seniors who attend Montclair schools (private, parochial, and public)....
Family Connections

Family Connections Hosts Virtual Gala with Stars of Broadway’s Hamilton

The virtual gala will include performances by Broadway Stars, Miguel Cervantes and Tamar Greene from the smash-hit Hamilton.

Montclair High School Senior Honored For Service, Leadership

Montclair, NJ - The Essex County Board of Commissioners, during their annual Essex County Celebrates Youth Event, honored Montclair High School senior Genesis Whitlock for her service and leadership in the Montclair community. The...

Impact100 Essex Hosts Panel with Nonprofit Leaders on Equitable Giving, Announces New Equity Grant

Impact100 Essex, a collective giving circle of 100+ Essex County women, earlier this month hosted “On the Ground” -- a virtual panel that discussed inequities facing local nonprofits competing for funding. Members considered how...

Team Up Montclair, Montclair United Soccer Club Partner With YMCA On Inclusive Playground

Montclair, NJ — The YMCA of Montclair is pleased to announce a $5,313 contribution from Team Up Montclair and Montclair United Soccer Club towards the Y’s fundraising goal to build an inclusive playground. This...
native tree seedlings

Free Native Tree Seedlings for Montclair Residents on May 1

Plant a native tree in your yard this spring and help to replenish our beautiful, aging tree canopy.

Montclair Culminates Earth Day Celebration Week with Town-Wide Parks Clean-Up

This past weekend, April 24th and 25th, over 400 Montclair residents came out to 15 municipal parks and green spaces across all four wards to celebrate Montclair Earth Day Parks Appreciation Weekend. Coordinated by...

Montclair Mayor to Hold Virtual Town Hall on American Rescue Plan

Join Mayor Sean M. Spiller for a virtual town hall on the American Rescue Plan and what it means for Montclair. Mayor Spiller will be joined by Senior Advisor to the Office of Intergovernmental...
Bloomfield Town-Wide Cleanup

Bloomfield Holds Successful Town-Wide Cleanup

Residents from throughout Bloomfield joined Mayor Venezia, members of the Council, and the Beautification Committee for a day of community volunteerism.

Appellate Court to Rule on Montclair’s Rent Control Ordinance

Montclair, NJ – The fate of the Township of Montclair’s rent control ordinance will now be decided in appellate court. Earlier today Judges Heidi W. Currier and Greta Goodenbrown of the Superior Court of...
Jared’s Fund

Third Annual Jared’s Fund Summer Fellowship – Deadline Extended

These fellowships are offered to current Montclair High School sophomores, juniors, seniors, and recent alumni.

Clever Commute