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Jared’s Fund Announces Beth Wilensky Hired as Managing Director

The Zimmerman-Baillargeon Family is very pleased to announce that Beth Wilensky will be joining Jared’s Fund as Managing Director. Jared’s Fund was established in memory of Jared Zimmerman who died on April...

Montclair Education Association Donates to Covid-19 First Responders: Daycare, iPads for Patients, “Grab &...

The Montclair Education Association (MEA) reallocated nearly $10,000 in grant money that was originally for the funding of student/community events this school year, to Covid-19 first responders, including two Hackensack Medical Center Foundation needs:...

SOPAC Launches Emergency Fundraising Campaign

The South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) has launched an emergency fundraising campaign championed by its Board of Governors, who raised $30,000 from their ranks, to provide matching funds for donors to SOPAC....

Virtual Services Friday For Karen Wingfield, An Education in Montclair Public Schools For 40...

Karen Lynn Wingfield was born on July 19, 1952 in Montclair, New Jersey to Charles and Thelma Wingfield. She attended Hillside School kindergarten through the eight grade and graduated from Montclair High School in June...

Impact100 Essex Kicks-Off 2020 Grant Cycle, Accepting Proposals for Projects Related To COVID-19

Essex County, NJ - Impact100 Essex is announcing two updates to its grant application process as it kicks-off the 2020 grant cycle. This is the fourth grant cycle for Impact100 Essex,...

Montclair History Center To Hold Socially Distant Annual Herb and Heirloom Vegetable Sale

Montclair, NJ- Montclair History Center announced plans for a socially-distant, safe version of its Annual Herb and Heirloom Vegetable Sale. Here's how it will work: Sale moves to Thursday, May 7 through Sunday, May 10....
Aging in Montclair

Aging in Montclair Introduces Phone Friends, Helping Members Stay Connected During COVID-19 Distancing

In their search for ways to keep people connected while we are all physically separated, Aging in Montclair would like to introduce the idea of ”Phone Friends’. As a Phone Friend, you will be paired...

Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey Remains Open, Changes Service Model

Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey (PPMNJ), which serves Essex, Hudson and Passaic counties, remains open to serve patients. Three out of five health centers are open with some changes to operating hours. PPMNJ...

2020 Census Day Is Today: Tell The Census Bureau Where You Live

Today, Wednesday, April 1 is Census Day. Go online and complete your census questionnaire (it takes just 10 minutes) to ensure you will be counted and our area will receive funding accordingly. Data collected by...

The Montclair Foundation Awarding $40,000 In Immediate Grants to Address COVID-19 Hardships

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Foundation (TMF) has expedited its grants process to respond to the many hardships caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. TMF is immediately awarding close to $40,000 in grant funds...

Bloomfield Allowing Residents to Park in all School Lots Effective Immediately

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Bloomfield residents can park in all Bloomfield Public Schools parking lots until the state of emergency is lifted and schools reopen, Mayor Michael Venezia announced Tuesday. Many residents are required to...

DeCamp Bus Line Suspending Service Wednesday, Last Bus To Leave Port Authority Tonight

In a tweet today, Montclair-based DeCamp bus lines announced it would suspend all service beginning Wednesday. Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, DeCamp Bus Lines will be temporarily suspending all service effective Wednesday 03/25/2020. The...

Montclair State University Announces PASS/FAIL Grading Options for Spring 2020

Montclair State University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Willard Gingerich announced a flexible grading policy Monday to offer the maximum opportunity for success. Undergraduates will have the option to choose between receiving traditional...

Diabetes Foundation to Offer Free Diabetes Emergency Kits for Vulnerable Population during COVID-19 Coronavirus...

HACKENSACK, NJ –The Diabetes Foundationwill be offering free Diabetes Backup Emergency Kits early next week for individuals with all types of diabetes in cooperation with local and regional partners. “We are hoping...