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Sensory Delights with Coffee and Art, at Local Coffee Montclair

Meet the artist on Thursday, Nov. 30, from 6-8pm

Meet Montclair Author of “The King and Queen of Malibu” Tonight, 3/3

Fredrick and May Rindge once owned all of Malibu, turning it from an untamed wilderness to a playground for celebrities.

Montclair Middle School Counselor Launches Therapy Journal for Teenagers

Learn more about the book this Thursday at Watchung Booksellers.

Glenfield Kids Win Top Prize in Essex County Math League Competition

Montclair middle schoolers trounce high schoolers in Essex County math contest.

Creative Confections Cafe Opens on Bellevue Ave., Montclair

A daily selections of pastries sweet and savory, breads "with a European flair," and a wide selection of coffee and tea.

Japanese Yam Latkes with Nori and Chili for Hanukkah

Latkes, with an Asian twist.

Lost Dolls and a Distraught Montclair Child

Montclair family looking for much loved American Girl dolls.

Host an Orphaned Child this Summer

If you've ever felt blessed for everyday things in life that are easy to take for granted, like family, you may appreciate the warm thoughts behind Kidsave.org's Summer Miracles program. Kidsave, a nonprofit which works...

NYT Bestselling Author Horowitz Meets Montclair Kids

A warm welcome and a school auditorium brimming with keen, young readers greeted NYT #1 bestselling author Anthony Horowitz at the launch of Scorpia Rising, the final instalment in the popular Alex Rider series,...

The Superior Parent

Are Americans accepting mediocrity by not demanding perfection from our kids?

Day Trip: Sandy Hook Beach and Lighthouse

Forget orange tans and voluminous hair, the real Jersey Shore is where it's at! For lessons in geography, geology, history, ornithology and plain old beach fun, Sandy Hook Beach, in Monmouth County, NJ, seems...

Chocolate Chip Cookies With Added Goodness

We started off this much-awaited spring break on a sweet note, with a batch of fresh, warm cookies! Although I'm sure there are perfectly good cookies out there, waiting all alluring and moist and...

Traditions Lend Meaning and Fun to a Family’s Hanukkah

Hanukkah, also spelled Chanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, begins Friday evening (December 11) and is celebrated for eight days. It couldn't start soon enough for my kids - they get to light candles...

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