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Fun at SOMA Adult School's Summer Children Program

  Over one thousand kids from SOMA communities are enjoying The Adult School's Summer Children's Program. They're building fairy houses, learning to play the violin, performing on stage and perfecting their corner kicks! (Photos by Alexa...

Musician of Distinction Award Honors Student From MHS

Last night, Montclair High School bid farewell to the class of 2011. One talented graduating senior, tuba player Brelle Walker, had more to celebrate, as she received a special honor earlier this...

School of Rock Montclair’s “Best of Season” concert to benefit Education Through Music

On Sunday, June 26, students from The School of Rock Montclair will present their “Best of Season” show at Just Jake's in Montclair.  All proceeds will benefit the non-profit Education Through Music foundation. The 50...

Montclair School Lunch Reform Meeting

Want to improve school lunches? Attend this meeting on Tuesday, June 21.

Carpooling is “In” at Millburn High School

Millburn Schools Superintendent Dr. James Crisfield auctioned off his parking spot as a prize for the Education Foundation’s fundraiser this spring. Jonathan Justice was the winner, but realizing he wouldn’t need it for his kindergartener...

Platinum Minds Concert on Father's Day

The young pianists of piano teacher Dr. Thomas Parente have planned a fundraiser for "Platinum Minds" on June 19 at the Montclair Art Museum at 1:30 p.m. Platinum Minds is a nonprofit organization that offers...

The Children’s Institute Grateful for Verona Service League

The Children's Institute (TCI) in Verona is pleased to announce that the Verona Service League has made another significant donation to help benefit children with autism. Since 2003 several generous grants have been awarded to...

Camp Clover: Bereavement Day Camp

Camp Clover is a new free week-long summer bereavement day camp to be held JCC Camp Deeny Riback, a JCC MetroWest camp. Camp Clover is designed to help children and teens ages 7-15 deal with...

Troop 17 Honors Five New Eagle Scouts

An Eagle Scout Court of Honor will be held on Thursday, June 9, awarding Scouting’s highest rank to five members of Troop 17: Nicolas Luzarraga, Theodore Gruer, Thomas Nascone, Justin Minio and Brandon Hamilton. ...

Boy Scout Troop 17 Travel To Gettysburg

Boy Scout Troop 17, of Saint Rose of Lima Church in Short Hills, traveled to Gettysburg Pennsylvania last weekend for the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War. Over 40-Scouts and adult...

Skin Screening Comes to GRHS

May is Melanoma Awareness Month and in an effort to educate the community, the Ray Festa Melanoma Foundation has selected Glen Ridge High School as the site for a free skin screening for students...

CHS Senior Jacob Silberg Selected as Presidential Scholar

Columbia High School Senior Jacob Silberg was selected as a 2011 U.S. Presidential Scholar. This was announced by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan who stated, "The U.S. Presidential Scholars exemplify what dedication to...

North Essex Camp Fund Now Underway

The 2011 North Essex Camp Fund, sponsored by the United Way of Northern New Jersey, is now underway, with a goal of $36,000. This annual campaign raises funds to send underprivileged children from the Caldwells,...

School of Rock Band Invited to Perform at The Bamboozle Festival

Going Dark, a teen rock band comprised of music students from School of Rock Montclair, were finalists at this year’s Break Contest, a battle of New Jersey bands that was held at the legendary...