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Happiness is…Pizza from Montclair’s Teglia Pizza Bar

When it comes to pizza, you can get some pretty amazing pies in and around Montclair (Bivio in Montclair and Aquila in Little Falls immediately come to mind and of course, there is Star...
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Dancing in The Street! Montclair Jazz Fest – Four Downtown Stages!

Montclair, NJ - It's been a summer of firsts for Jazz House Kids and its award-winning Montclair Jazz Festival. For the first time in 12 years, the Montclair Jazz Festival reinvented itself. First there...

Thousands Raised in Post-Storm Support For Restaurants in Montclair, Bloomfield

Many small businesses have been devastated by damage caused by Tropical Storm Ida. Gov. Phil Murphy announced grant money that will be available immediately -- between $1000-$5000 per small business. For many businesses, both...

Massive Flooding From Ida in Montclair: Deluge In The Streets, Epic Basement Flooding

Montclair and surrounding towns were slammed last night with torrential rains from Tropical Storm Ida that turned streets into lakes and flooded countless basements as emergency cell phone notifications of flash flood warnings rang...

Athleta Now Hiring For New Store at Former Gap in Upper Montclair

The Gap in Upper Montclair closed in April, but the longtime clothing store on Valley Road will be replaced by another clothing store. Athleta, part of the Gap family of brands, is now hiring...

‘Opening Night, Opening Right’ – New Jersey Theaters Announce Proof-Of-Vaccination Policy

Showtime means showing proof of COVID vaccination at many of your local theatres and venues. Paper Mill Playhouse, Vanguard Theater and Luna Stage, along with South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) are among a...
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Remembering Albert Pelham, Montclair NAACP President and Exec. Director of MNDC

Montclair is mourning an incredible loss today as Montclair NAACP shared the loss the organization's longtime, legendary leader: It is with a heavy heart that we share the sad news of the transition of our...

Essex County Clerk Warns of Passport Scams

Essex County, NJ - Due to the COVID-19 crisis and the current delay in passport services, there are multiple online scams that are using these unprecedented times as an opportunity to take advantage of...

‘Dog Days of Summer’ Turns 15, Raises Much Needed Funds and Supplies For Montclair...

The Dog Days of Summer - an annual pet portrait event hosted by Portraits by Michael Stahl -- celebrated 15 consecutive years with a completely booked weekend. Twenty-four families, with over 30 dogs, participated....

Montclair Mixed-Use Office Space To Get Mural Treatment

A proposed mixed-use office space at 6 Gates Avenue may get some excitement added to its facade by way of a new mural. The plans for the mural were discussed at the Montclair Planning...

Montclair Public Schools Reopening Town Hall (VIDEO)

Montclair Public Schools received more than 350 questions from families for its first reopening virtual town hall meeting Thursday evening, according to Montclair School Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds, who led the meeting and was...

Essex County COVID-19 Booster Shots For Residents with Compromised Immune Systems Begin Saturday

Essex County, NJ - Following recommendations from both the CDC and FDA that anyone with compromised immune systems receive a third dose, or booster shot, of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines, Essex County...

Montclair Councilor Asks Residents to Tell BOE Members to Fix Urgent School Infrastructure Issues

Montclair Councilor at Large Peter Yacobellis has sent an email he describes as "rocking the apple cart." Yacobellis is urging Montclair residents to contact members of the Montclair Board of Education asking them to...

CDC Recommends Pregnant Women Get COVID-19 Vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made it official Wednesday, recommending that anyone who is pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to get pregnant now, or might become pregnant in the future should get the...

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