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Celebrate Bellevue Library Reopening on July 6!

Montclair, NJ – Montclair Public Library’s volunteer support organizations, Montclair Library Friends (MLF) and Friends Of Bellevue Avenue Library (FBAL), will celebrate the reopening of Montclair’s historic Bellevue Avenue Branch Library, closed since March,...

Montclair Crime: Burglary Interrupted at Parkhurst Place Residence

The week in crime from Sergeant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Burglary June 23, 2021 (Parkhurst Place): Montclair Police responded to a residence on Parkhurst Place on a report of a burglary in progress. The victim...

Several Power Outages in Montclair; Cooling Stations Opened

We are in the middle of a heat wave, but PSE&G has said it is prepared to meet the demand for additional power, with crews are ready to respond to service interruptions. You may...
4th of July fireworks

Enjoy 4th of July Fireworks at One of These Local Shows

Fireworks are back this year and more spectacular than ever!

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Christina Baker Kline

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Watchung Booksellers is excited to celebrate the paperback release of “The Exiles” in a virtual event with author Christina Baker Kline on Wednesday, July 7 at 7:00 pm. The event will...

Yogi Forever! U.S. Postal Service Issues Yogi Berra Stamp Thursday

LITTLE FALLS, NJ — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Yogi Berra stamp today. The Forever stamp was dedicated during a ceremony at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center in Little Falls, NJ....
weekend events

Weekend Events: Live Music, Comedy, a Silent Disco, and More!

Your guide to virtual and in-person events this weekend.

Caravan of Heroes to Take Place of Canceled Montclair Parade

The Montclair Celebrates 4th of July committee has organized a car caravan to honor front line workers, community organizations and businesses that played a central role in helping Montclair throughout the pandemic. The caravan...

Turtle Back Zoo To Hold Second Vaccination Event Saturday, June 26

West Orange, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. Anyone who gets their first dose of a Coronavirus vaccine at...

Summer Garden Tour and Talk: Pollinator Plants in An Urban Park – June 26

Montclair, NJ - The Essex Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Jersey announces a Summer Garden Tour & Talk, “Pollinator Plants in an Urban Park,” on Saturday, June 26, from 10 to 10:45am....

World Premiere of ‘Walk In My Gravity’ at Montclair’s Vanguard Theater

“Walk in My Gravity,” an original song cycle, will have its world premiere at The Vanguard, at 180 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, with three shows only -- Saturday, June 26 at 3PM and 8PM, and...

The Montclair Foundation Awards $54,000 in Grants

The Montclair Foundation (TMF) has awarded $54,000 in grants to eight nonprofits as part of its Spring 2021 grant cycle. Grants were awarded to support programs in human services, arts, youth education and senior...

Community Remembers Moussa Fofana; Reward Offered in Maplewood Homicide

Moussa Fofana, a beloved Columbia High School junior, was the victim of a fatal shooting on June 6. Fofana's life was celebrated at a vigil on June 12; and a GoFundMe page has raised...
weekend events

Weekend Events: Juneteenth Celebrations, Father’s Day, Live Music, and More!

Your guide to virtual and in-person events this weekend.

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