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It’s Almost Here! Your Guide To Montclair’s First-Ever Pride Festival, Saturday, June 11!

This Saturday, June 11, the LGBTQIA+ community and its allies will come together for a joyous celebration at the first-ever Pride Festival in Montclair, featuring an entire day of live music performances, speeches, activities,...

Golden Jubilee: Montclair’s DLV Lounge Celebrates 50 Years

A hidden gem on Bloomfield Avenue, the DLV Lounge has played an important role in Montclair’s Black history in jazz and entertainment for the past 50 years. Owned by George Marable and affectionately known...

Montclair Husband Runs NYC Half Marathon in Honor of Wife with Brain Cancer

For Montclair husband and wife Brad Yankiver and Heidi Woo, the 2022 New York City Half Marathon was a true full circle moment. Back in 2010, the couple raced in the Pan-Mass Challenge, a 200-mile...
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Celebrate Women’s History Month with Resistance Revival Chorus and Panel Discussion Thursday 

This Women’s History Month, the Resistance Revival Chorus – a collective of 60 women and non-binary singers – is coming to the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC). On Thursday, March 10, these passionate...

Montclair Historians Make First Public Visit to Bloomfield Restaurant’s Underground Railroad Tunnel

While diners at the Bloomfield Steak and Seafood House chow down on some prime rib or mahi mahi, very little know that just a few feet below their seats in the basement, are the...

Bloomfield Resident Goes From Working at Bellevue Theatre to Producing Award-Winning Short Films

Bloomfield, NJ - For 13 years, Bloomfield resident Damon "Abwon" Clindinin worked at movie theaters including Bellevue in Montclair. He watched as moviegoers came in to see the latest films, dreaming of making his...
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Create Fragrance Magic at Montclair’s Alchemy Scent Bar

While on a trip to Kiawah Island in South Carolina in June of 2020, Montclair resident Deanna Crtichley stumbled upon a custom candle bar and immediately fell in love with the concept. Six months later,...

Caldwell Woman to Launch “Inclusive Fitness Magazine” for Special Needs Community

Caldwell’s Yomi Karade has a passion for working out and training. So, it bothered her when she realized that her son Kofi, who has autism and other special needs, didn’t have access to a...

Montclair’s Lafond Living Out Auto Racing Dream in the UK

Montclair, NJ - For Andre Lafond, stepping into a racecar just feels right. “You know when you first get home from a really long vacation, and you walk in your house, and everything is...

New Cricket League Kicks Off at Yogi Berra Stadium on September 13

The biggest cricket tournament in the history of the United States is coming to Yogi Berra Stadium this month. The American Premiere League (APL) is celebrating the launch of their newly formed cricket league with...
U23 Men's Eight World Championships Team

Montclair’s Coplan Rows to Silver Medal at World Championships

Kenneth Coplan was upset when he found out his parents had gone behind his back and signed him up for a rowing camp run by the coaches at Montclair High School. Finally, after some convincing, the...
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Passaic’s Zen Space Hosts CBS’ “The Equalizer” Starring Queen Latifah

It took Montclair's Glenn Schuster four years of scouting all over New York and New Jersey before he finally found the perfect spot to house Zen Space – a premier location for film productions...
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American Dream’s TiLT Museum Features Interactive Optical Illusions for All Ages

Looking for a fun, interactive and creative activity for all ages? Look no further than the brand-new TiLT Museum at American Dream. Step into world-renowned urban artist Tracy Lee Stum’s TiLT Museum, and you’ll be...
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Boardroom Skate Integrates Females into Montclair’s Skateboard Community

Montclair, N.J. - Olivia Karny first picked up skateboarding about a year ago. New to the skate world, she quickly realized the struggles of being a female in the male-dominated sport. “There are girls who...

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