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#SocialDistance Arts & Entertainment: March 25–28

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

Montclair Mayor To Be President of NJEA For 2021-23 Term

Montclair mayor Sean Spiller, who is currently New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) vice president, will be the next president of the NJEA. Spiller was the only candidate for president and was declared elected to that...

Glazed and Vaccinated: Show Your Card To Get A Free Daily Krispy Kreme Doughnut

If you got vaccinated recently in Essex County, you might have received one of these cool, free COVID-19 vaccine card protectors. That plastic sleeve is perfect for protecting your card, especially if you take...

Watchung Booksellers Hosts Charlotte Bismuth, Author of Bad Medicine

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Watchung Booksellers is pleased to host Charlotte Bismuth, author of “Bad Medicine: Catching New York’s Deadliest Pill Pusher,” as part of its ongoing Evening with the Author virtual events. She...

Montclair Crime: Car Vandalism at Parking Deck, Multiple Incidents of Theft

The week in Montclair crime from Sergeant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department: Vandalism March 16, 2021 (Gates Avenue): The complainant reported that two signs on the property were defaced with blue paint. One sign had “777”...

SOPAC Presents Nai Ni Chen Virtual Dance Performance on April 10

The South Orange Performing Arts Center proudly presents the award-winning Nai-Ni Chen dance company in a 60-minute virtual presentation Saturday, April 10 at 7:30PM. Sponsored by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the...

Cuteness Alert: Montclair Township Animal Shelter’s Puppy Adoption Day (VIDEO)

Montclair Township Animal Shelter (MTAS) held an event Sunday, featuring some adorable mixed hound puppies. Attendees heard about the Shelter’s rescue work during the past year, learned more about adopting rescue pets and...

Montclair Rallies To Support Young Man With COVID-19

A GoFundMe page created Monday Montclair's Jordan Tassy, has received an outpouring of support and raised more than $20,000 in seven hours. Tassy was hospitalized on March 16 after getting diagnosed with COVID-19 the...

New Jersey To Slow Further Reopening Amid Concern Over COVID-19 Cases, Variants

New Jersey is leading the nation and not in a good way. The state, as of Monday, had a 7-day average of 314 cases per 100,000, higher than any other state in the country, according...

Montclair, East Orange Represented in ‘Proudly She Served’ Portrait Series

The "Proudly She Served Portrait Series" by artist Steve Alpert pays homage to women in the United States military and veterans. The series features large-scale portraits of extraordinary women military officers and enlisted personnel...

Luna Stage to Premiere New Play Via Text Message: #RIFT by Gabriel Jason...

West Orange, N.J. –— Luna Stage announces a bold new theatrical experience in three parts: #RIFT by Gabriel Jason Dean. Through the lens of two real-life brothers—one a convicted murderer, the other a...

Essex County Art Exhibit Gives Teens a Voice During COVID-19 Pandemic

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange Arts Council has partnered with the Visual and Performing Arts Program at West Orange High School (WOHS) to feature rising stars in the community. The 2021...

Montclair Township Council Releases Statement of Support for the AAPI Community

The Mayor and Council of the Township of Montclair released this statement Friday: We are deeply concerned about the violent attacks taking place in our country against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. The attacks appear...

Former Montclair High Student Charged in Capitol Riot Was Freshman at Citadel

Elias Irizarry, a former Montclair High School student and the son of soap opera star Vincent Irizarry, was arrested Monday on federal charges related to the insurrection at the Capitol. Irizarry, 19, a freshman at...

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