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South Orange-Maplewood Education Association Calls For Return to All Virtual Learning

South Orange-Maplewood Public Schools reopened for in-person learning last Tuesday, but it did not go well, according to South Orange-Maplewood Education Association (SOMEA) President Rocio Lopez. In an email sent to district administration and...

Montclair Mayor Says Safety Must Be Top Priority When Returning To In Person Learning

Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller, who is also vice president of the New Jersey Education Association, made a statement Tuesday, regarding Montclair Public Schools and the recent cancelled opening of in-person learning. Everyone wants a...

Glen Ridge Public Schools Experience Increased Quarantines Due To COVID-19 Cases

Four new COVID-19 cases results in 53 members of the Glen Ridge Public School community home on quarantine, says Dirk Phillips, Superintendent of Schools, in this email to parents: This past week the district experienced...

West Orange Arts Center Presents ‘Objet Trouvé: An Exhibit of Found Objects’

The West Orange Arts Council (WOAC) presents “Objet Trouvé, An Exhibit of Found Objects” curated by Carol Black-Lemon. The Objet Trouvé virtual exhibit on the West Orange Arts Council website (www.woarts.org) will...

New Jersey’s COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center Goes Live Today

New Jersey opened a call center on Monday morning to help people who have questions or need help scheduling an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, especially seniors who may have experienced difficulty or...

Montclair Brewery Aids Fight Against Racial Injustices with ‘Black is Beautiful’ Beer Proceeds

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Brewery is participating in Black is Beautiful, a global beer collaboration spearheaded by Weathered Souls Brewing to help bring awareness to and raise funds to help protect those impacted by...

Essex County Health Professionals Receive Second Dose of Moderna Vaccine

Essex County, NJ – When Essex County opened its vaccination centers on Saturday, December 26th, these Essex County health professionals (pictured) were among the first in the county to receive the first dose of...

Montclair Crime: Woman Charged With Assaulting N.J. Transit Bus Driver

Montclair, NJ - The week in Montclair crime from Sergeant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department Theft from Motor Vehicle January 12, 2021 (Orange Road): The complainant reported that his commercial work van was entered during the...

Bloomfield and West Orange Police Arrest Two Suspects in Connection with 40 Tire and...

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- Two suspects have been arrested and charged as the result of a joint investigation between the Bloomfield and West Orange Police Departments in connection with 40 tire and rim...
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#SocialDistancing Arts & Entertainment: January 21–24

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

Montclair Residents Plan To Celebrate Biden-Harris Inauguration

Montclair, NJ - Back in November, after days of waiting for final election results, Montclair celebrated the Biden-Harris win with an impromptu party on Church Street and Bloomfield Avenue, featuring cheering and horn honking...

Montclair Orchestra Donates Violins To Benefit Succeed2gether Students

Montclair, NJ— The Montclair Orchestra is pleased to announce a gift of six student violins to benefit local nonprofit Succeed2gether, an organization providing low-income students in the Greater Montclair area with a variety...

Second Ward Councilor Schlager Shares Details of Tragic Accident on Wendover Road in Montclair

Montclair's Second Ward Councilor Robin Schlager commended Montclair first responders and asked Montclair residents to keep the Hoerrner family in their prayers during last night's meeting of the Township council. "As many of you...

Trump, COVID-19 and Rent Control Prominent in Montclair Mayor’s State of Township Address

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Mayor Sean M. Spiller to deliver this State of the Township address at the beginning of tonight's Montclair Township Council meeting: My fellow Montclair residents. It is my great...