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Political Musings: Clerestory at MAXX Presents ‘Power Play’

Montclair, NJ – Clerestory at MAXX presents “Power Play” the inaugural exhibition of the new 4 Flavors Art Consultancy. Trailing the political turmoil of the 2020 United States presidential election, this collection focuses on...

Passaic Valley High School Closes For Two Weeks After Custodian Tests Positive For COVID-19

Passaic Valley Regional High School will go remote for two weeks after a custodian reported on Saturday testing positive for COVID-19. Superintendent of Schools JoAnn Cardillo, in a letter to families, said the custodian...

After Repeated Executive Order Violations, Cuban Pete’s Gets Shut Down

The entrance gates to Cuban Pete's in Montclair were padlocked early Monday morning and the restaurant shut down after repeated COVID-19 violations. Essex County Prosecutor's Office, working with Montclair Police Dept. and the Essex...

Montclair Film and Montclair Art Museum Launch 2020 Reel Abilities Film Festival

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Film and Montclair Art Museum (MAM) announced the launch of their collaborative 2020 ReelAbilities Film Festival NJ program on Monday, presented in partnership with Montclair State University with generous funding...

Township of Montclair Releases Halloween and Trick or Treating Recommendations

Glen Ridge has said no to trick or treating this year, but the Township of Montclair, who is sponsoring a Halloween poster contest through its Recreation Dept., released these Halloween safety recommendations Friday for...

Sneak Peek of Montclair Film Festival ‘In Conversation with Aaron Sorkin’ (VIDEO)

Check out a clip from IN CONVERSATION WITH AARON SORKIN (The Trial of the Chicago 7), available now through Sunday, October 25, as part of the Montclair Film Festival’s Storyteller Series, presented by...

Can You Help? Fundraiser For Family Affected By Oxford Street Fire

Montclair, NJ - Arlette Rivera and her daughter experienced a devastating loss Tuesday when a fire ripped through their Oxford Street home in Montclair. The family is in need of clothing, food, toiletries and other...

#SocialDistancing: October 22 – 25: Arts & Entertainment

Your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy.

South Orange Reports Increase In Teen COVID-19 Cases, Offers Halloween Guidance

South Orange reported that in the period from October 1 to October 19, the village recorded 21 new positive COVID-19 tests. "Even more concerning is that last week, we recorded 5 teenagers who tested...

Montclair Police Seeking Info On Suspect in Hillside Avenue Assault and Burglary

At approximately 3:27 p.m. Monday, Montclair Police responded to a Hillside Avenue residence on a report of a burglary in progress. The victim, a 17-year old female, reported that approximately two hours prior,...

SVPA’s ‘Showcase in the Park’ at Montclair High’s Amphitheater This Weekend

Students in SVPA, the theater program at Montclair High School, have been rehearsing their annual Broadway-style "Showcase" which will be held outdoors to abide by COVID-19 guidelines. SVPA's "Showcase in the Park" takes place...

Newark Schools To Stay Remote Until January; SOMA Teachers Concerned About November Return

Newark Public Schools, the state's largest public school district, will remain on remote instruction through at least January 25, 2021. The district had originally planned to begin hybrid learning on November 2. "We are in...

Montclair Police Investigating Shooting On Greenwood Avenue

UPDATE: Two men are under arrest, and one was hospitalized, after a shooting on Greenwood Avenue by the Union Garden apartments Tuesday afternoon. Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti said the two individuals both knew...

Wife Of Glen Ridge Police Officer Who Died From COVID-19 Makes Plea To Vote...

Glen Ridge resident Alice Roberts, wife of Glen Ridge Police Officer Charles "Rob" Roberts, who died earlier this year after contracting COVID-19, wrote an opinion piece for the Star Ledger, to reach out to...