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Jazz House Kids ‘Playing Through The Changes’ Benefit Concert – Live Stream, All Star...

An all-star line up is on deck to support Jazz House Kids at its one-night-only online benefit, “Playing Through the Changes.” The uplifting and inspiring virtual concert kicks off the urgent JAZZ HOUSE KiDS...

Montclair Township Announces Comprehensive Recovery Plan for Local Businesses

In an effort to assist township businesses, Montclair Township Council announced Tuesday it will put in place several measures as part of a comprehensive COVID-19 recovery and business re-opening plan. The plan, developed...

Montclair High School Confirms In Person Celebration of 2020 Graduates at Woodman Field

Montclair High School will celebrate the Class of 2020 with three outdoor celebrations on July 9, at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., to accommodate students and two guests. Here is the...
father's day

Shop Local: Great Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Dad may need some extra love this year! Give him a great local gift this Sunday, June 21.
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center

Student Athletes from Bloomfield, Glen Ridge and Montclair with Best Teammate Honors

Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center honored 34 student athletes from member high schools of the Super Essex Conference (SEC) in a celebration of the qualities that made Yogi Berra a national treasure....

Turtle Back Zoo To Reopen Thursday, June 18

Turtle Back Zoo at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex will reopen on Thursday, June 18th. Visitors must purchase tickets in advance at www.turtlebackzoo.com. Procedures have been put in place to promote social...

Essex County Leads State in COVID-19 Deaths, County Expands Free Saliva Testing Sites

Essex County is expanding its COVID-19 testing initiative to include satellite testing sites throughout the County in addition to continuing to operate its drive through testing center in Weequahic Park. The tests are...

Anthony DePalma to Discuss ‘The Cubans’ at Virtual Watchung Booksellers Event

Veteran reporter and New Jersey resident Anthony DePalma will be having a virtual event with Watchung Booksellers on Thursday, June 18th to discuss his new book THE CUBANS: Ordinary Lives in Extraordinary Times (Viking;...

YMCA of Montclair To Open Early Learning Center July 1st

Montclair – The YMCA of Montclair, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, announces the opening of its new Early Learning Center on July 1, 2020....

Buzz Aldrin Middle School Student Pens Poem ‘Could All This?’

Maya Gutierrez, 14, will be moving up from 8th grade at Buzz Aldrin Middle School to atteend Montclair High School this coming fall. But she's already wise beyond her years. Maya wrote the poem below...

Cause of Fire On Central Avenue Under Investigation

Montclair Fire Department received a call at 10:50 a.m. Friday reporting a fire at a residence on Central Ave. While en-route, dispatch reported they were receiving multiple calls confirming a heavy smoke condition at...
outdoor dining

Eating Al Fresco: Local Restaurants Open for Outdoor Dining

Your guide to local outdoor dining.

Senator Nia Gill Calls For Governor To Ensure Accuracy in New Jersey’s Elections

MONTCLAIR- State Senator Nia H. Gill released this statement today regarding July 7, 2020 elections: Voting is the most fundamental right in our democracy. We must ensure the integrity of our voting process so that...

“We Got Dreams” Celebrates Montclair’s Class of 2020 (VIDEO)

We told you how Montclair singer/songwriter Lily Vakili wanted to do something positive to celebrate Montclair’s graduating seniors and came up with the idea to by make them part of an upcoming music video...