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Genius Gems Brings STEAM-Powered Fun To Millburn

You know what’s cooler than a bunch of magnet tiles? Genius Gems, a STEAM playspace with thousands of magnet tiles for eager builders and makers. Now open in Millburn, Genius Gems has a variety of...

Maplewood Crosswalk Shows Its Pride Colors

Just in time for Pride Weekend in Maplewood, the intersection at Valley St. and Oakview Rd. got a permanent upgrade with painted rainbow stripes. The idea for the LGBTQ Pride rainbow crosswalk came from Maplewood...

Spring Break Fun Break: Sky Zone Bounces Into Springfield

Kids love Sky Zone, and now the indoor trampoline park has an excellent new location right on Rte. 22 in Springfield. So if you’ve always thought, “Pine Brook is a little further than I’d...

Montclair Film Presents “The Black Monk”

The June 7 screening in Montclair will feature a live introduction by the filmmakers.
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Tempers Flare Over NJ Transit Summer Train Schedule

Morris and Essex trains to be rerouted to Hoboken for six weeks,

A Young Montclair Actress Stars in The Miracle Worker

When Ayla Schwartz isn’t busy being a fourth-grader at Watchung Elementary School, she’s performing a miracle.

Everything Is Awesome on a Legoland Vacation

Even the pool at Legoland has large-scale floating Legos in it so kids don’t have to stop building even while they swim.

A DeCamp Bus Driver’s Musical Ode to Montclair

The jazzy local tribute is meant as a gift for the people he sees on his Decamp bus route.

Montclair Artist C.J. Cohn Turns Divorce Into Art

For as long as there’s been love, there’s been heartbreak—and people turning that heartbreak into art. Which is exactly what Montclair artist C.J. Cohn has done in her new show at the Wade Maxx...

Yance Ford Brings Strong Island to the Montclair Film Festival

In 1992, Yance Ford’s brother William was murdered in a Long Island suburb. While reports of young black men being shot without consequence are part of the common conversation now, 25 years ago it...

Get Your Kicks With Red Bulls Soccer

An exciting family trip with lots of big kicks.

Montclair’s Forth Wanderers Rock Rachael Ray at SXSW

The band became the darlings of the Texas’ annual music and technology festival.

Summit House: a New Restaurant with a History

A former YMCA in Summit becomes a new eatery.

THING-ONE Does Its Thing at Montclair’s Wellmont Theater

The band that started in a Glen Ridge basement will open for the Gin Blossoms.

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