Home 2022

Archives

SOPAC Receives Grant from Investors Foundation for Arts Education Programs

The South Orange Performing Arts Center recently received a $5,000 grant from the Investors Foundation. The grant will help further SOPAC’s Arts Education Programs, which invest in students and future artists by providing...

Montclair Public Library Presents Tom Perrotta in Conversation with Elisabeth Egan “Tracy Flick...

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Public Library will be hosting bestselling novelist Tom Perrotta in conversation with Elisabeth Egan of The New York Times Book Review, Sunday, June 12, at 4 p.m. They will be...

Tito Puente Jr. Headlines and Kicks Off ‘Salsa Night’ at Newark Symphony Hall, May...

NEWARK, N.J. — Newark Symphony Hall, New Jersey’s largest Black-led arts and entertainment venue, announced today the commencement of its monthly Salsa Night program, which will take place every third Friday of the...

Essex County Announces New LGBTQ Affairs Office

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the creation of the Essex County Office of LGBTQ Affairs and introduced Reginald Bledsoe from Newark as its first Director on Friday,...

Look What’s Coming to Montclair’s Seymour Street Redevelopment

Montclair, NJ - You've probably already seen the giant posters in the Bloomfield Avenue windows of the Seymour Street development announcing that a Madison Reed Color Bar is coming to Montclair. Here's what else...

Attorney General Office Investigating Two Deaths in Glen Ridge Following Attempted Police Stop

Glen Ridge, N.J. – The Attorney General’s Office is investigating the death of a driver and a passenger of a motor vehicle who were fatally injured in a motor vehicle accident on Wednesday,...

Montclair To Have ‘Monstrous’ Movie Opening Friday

Yes, it's true. Christina Ricci used to live in Montclair. Now her latest film "Monstrous" is opening in her old neighborhood at The Clairidge with another Montclair connection. Local songwriter and producer Jeremy Pholwattana produced a...

Montclair Crime: Motor Vehicle Crime, Criminal Mischief

The week in Montclair crime from Lieutenant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department Motor Vehicle Crime May 4, 2022 (Orange Road): An employee of South End Gardens Senior Apartments reported that he observed an unknown male attempting...

Two Arrested for Eagle Rock Reservation Murder

West Orange, NJ – Two men have been arrested and charged with the murder of Kelsey Steels, 31, of the Bronx who was found dead from a gunshot wound at Eagle Rock Reservation. Michael Verdel,...

Montclair 2022 Historic Preservation Commission Award Winners Announced

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Township Historic Preservation Commission is pleased to announce the 2022 Recipients of the Historic Preservation Awards Program. Awardees will be recognized at the Commission’s upcoming meeting to be held on...

Car Crash with Multiple Fatalities in Glen Ridge Following Police Pursuit (UPDATED)

UPDATE: At least two people were killed following an armed robbery in Montclair that led to a police chase and deadly crash in Glen Ridge, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told...

Montclair Marches Together At Second Annual Disability Pride Parade

Last Sunday was a day of pride, celebration, disability awareness and education for people with disabilities as well as allies as hundreds gathered again in Montclair for the 2nd Annual Montclair Disability Pride Parade....

Unity Montclair Shows Support For Ukraine

The congregation of Unity Montclair creates an Easter Wreath every year, but this year's wreath idea was conceptualized and created by three church members -- Elise Pelletier, Carmen Calderon, and Donna Walker -- to...

Clever Commute