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St. Rose of Lima Academy Launches New Technology Center

St. Rose of Lima Academy in Short Hills has transformed an old computer room into an advanced Technology Learning Center to bring technology-enriched programs into the daily academic curriculum for all Academy students. The...

Being An American Essay Contest

U.S. high school students and their teachers are invited to participate in the Bill of Rights Institute’s sixth annual Being an American Essay Contest. The largest contest of its kind in the country, the Being...

13-Year-Old Montclair Musician Writes/Performs “Good Song” To Raise Funds For Joplin, MO

Eli Clarke, a 13-year old bassist and guitarist from Montclair, has written and performed an instrumental rock music track entitled “Good Song” in an effort to raise money for victims of the devastating tornado...

Montclair’s Watchung Elementary School Named a 2011 Blue Ribbon School

This is the 3rd award for Watchung School. In 1988 Hillside School was named a Blue Ribbon School and in 1990, Nishuane earned the title as well.

Foley Field Opening Festivities

The Bloomfield school district will host an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony for the unveiling of the newly-renovated Foley Field tomorrow, Thursday, September 8.

Charles H. Bullock Ice Cream Social

The Bullock PTA is holding an Ice Cream Social for incoming kindergarteners and new families of Charles H. Bullock School in Montclair on Tuesday, September 6 from 6 pm -7 pm. The social is...

Overnight Summer Camp Survey: Win an iPad2

Complete a survey about overnight summer camp and be entered into a drawing for an iPad2.

Edgemont School Kindergarten Playdate

Montclair’s Edgemont School PTA invites all incoming kindergarteners and their parents and caregivers to come out out and meet future friends and classmates at a playdate at the Edgemont Park playground: Thursday, September 1 from...

Special Needs Community Service Opportunity For Local Teens And Groups

The JCC MetroWest DanceAThon 2012 Teen Committee is in search of enthusiastic, caring high school students to serve as volunteers for the 2011-12 school year. The Third Annual DanceAThon will be held on Saturday,...

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo Summer Camp

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. poses with students from the Boys and Girls Club of Newark during their last day of summer camp at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on Friday, August...

Watchung Elementary School Ice Cream Social And Playdates

Montclair's Watchung Elementary School would like to announce two summer playdates for incoming Kindergarten families. This is a great opportunity for kindergarten children to meet their future classmates and start making friends. Wednesday, August 24...

Bradford School Kindergarten Play Dates and Ice Cream Social

Montclair's Bradford School PTA invites all incoming kindergarteners and their parents and caregivers to come out out and meet future friends and classmates at two playdates on the Bradford playground: Saturday, August 6 from 10...

Maplewood Community Pool Family Fun Day

The annual Family Fun Day at the Maplewood Pool will take place on Sunday, August 7 from 3 pm - 6 pm. The afternoon will be filled with games, music, activities, a BBQ, a water...

United Way Provides Healthy Summer Experience for Needy Youth

Margaret and her family are struggling to make ends meet. Her husband was laid off in 2010 and is currently collecting unemployment. Margaret, who has been out of the workforce raising the couple’s four...

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