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Montclair BOE Student Representative Speaks Her Truth, Says No Progress Made

Montclair Board of Education's first ever student representative, Montclair High School senior Genesis Whitlock, made a statement at Wednesday's BOE meeting, calling for accountability and stating that "progress has not been implemented based on...
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#SocialDistance Arts & Entertainment: May 6–9, Mother’s Day Weekend

Your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy this weekend.

Montclair Council Amends Budget To Allow For $100,000 Additional Library Support

Montclair's 2021 budget process had been fraught, with concerns about funding for the Montclair Public Library system becoming a hot button issue for many. On Tuesday, the council announced amendments to the 2021 Montclair...

Montclair Pool Badges Go On Sale Today; Pool Opening Schedule Announced

Montclair's Department of Recreation will begin selling pool badges for the 2021 swim season on Wednesday, May 5. Mountainside Pool will open on Saturday, May 29, and Nishuane Pool will open on Saturday, June 12,...

Essex County Now Offers Walk-Up Vaccination – No Appointment Necessary!

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced on Tuesday, May 4th that appointments are no longer needed to get a vaccine at Essex County’s vaccination centers at Kmart in...

Luna Stage Premieres Vaccine Monologues

West Orange, NJ –— Luna Stage premieres The Vaccine Monologues, a virtual gallery of theatrical moments inspired by Covid immunization. Playwrights, physicians, activists, and actors share stories real and imagined, reflecting on...

Toni’s Community Closet To Host Blow-Out Yard Sale

Toni’s Community Closet is hosting a major yard sale on Saturday, May 8th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (rain date May 15th) on the lawn of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 73 So. Fullerton...

Spend Mother’s Day With Hidden Mothers, Music of Under-heard Female Composers, Performed By The...

Whether you are a mother, have a mother or any combination thereof, pack a picnic basket filled with your favorites and treat yourself to an innovative, tuneful concert on Mother's Day - Sunday, May...

Montclair Police Seek Information on Shots Fired Incident

The week in Montclair crime from Sergeant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Shots Fired April 30, 2021 (Mission Street): At approximately 10:36 PM, Montclair Police received an anonymous call of a possible shooting that occurred on...

New Jersey To Ease COVID Restrictions May 19; Masking Indoors To Remain

New Jersey will begin easing most COVID-19 restrictions this month, including capacity limits at restaurants and outdoor gatherings, but indoor mask and social distancing rules will still be in effect, Gov. Phil Murphy said...
Outpost in the Burbs

Outpost in the Burbs Presents May Your Song Always Be Sung: A Benefit Concert...

Featuring Live-Streaming Performances by Over 15 Artists.
Porch Performances: Music at the Mansion

Broadway and TV Stars Join Porch Performances: Music at the Mansion

Performances by NYC /New Jersey's top Cabaret/ Broadway/TV performers on the large wrap-around porch at Oakeside.

Remembering Olympia Dukakis, Oscar Winner and Longtime Montclair Resident

Olympia Dukakis, the Academy Award-winning actress who lived for 30 years in Montclair, has died at age 89 at her home in New York City. Best known for "Moonstruck" and "Steel Magnolias," Dukakis got...

Bloomfield Public Library to Begin Phased-in Reopening on Monday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Public Library will begin the process of reopening on Monday, May 3 by allowing residents with a library card to access computers for up to 45 minutes with...

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