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Montclair Team Bringing Movies To The Village Cinemas at SOPAC

Summer blockbusters are coming to South Orange this summer. The team behind previous efforts to reopen the Bellevue Theatre have moved on and are moving fast with plans to reopen The Village Cinemas at...

Montclair Celebrates Heroes With Caravan and A Ceremony For Teacher Dan Gill (VIDEO)

Montclair Celebrates organized a Caravan of Heroes Saturday to honor small businesses and essential workers who were on the frontlines locally throughout the global pandemic. Montclair Celebrates Fourth of July Committee Member Toi Blount explained...

Montclair Ambulance Unit Medical Director Deployed To Surfside

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Ambulance Unit's own Chris Valerian, a physician and MAU's Medical Director, deployed to assist with rescue operations at the partially collapsed South Florida condo in Surfside, Florida on Thursday. Dr. Valerian...

Trailer For Sopranos Prequel ‘Many Saints of Newark,’ Filmed in Bloomfield

The trailer for the long-awaited Sopranos prequel, “The Many Saints of Newark," starring Michael Gandolfini, son of the late actor James Gandolfini who famously played Tony Soprano, dropped Monday. Filming for the movie took...

Montclair Jazz Festival To Come Back Bigger and Better in New Location

Montclair, NJ - Great news for jazz fans -- Montclair Jazz Festival is back and bigger for 2021! The award-winning festival produced by Jazz House Kids moves to downtown Montclair to support businesses across...

Masks or No Masks? Districts To Decide For New Jersey Fall 2021 School Reopening

Masks will not be mandatory in New Jersey's schools in the upcoming academic year, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday, but school districts can decide to require masking as part of their own...

Montclair Councilor Calls On Gov. Murphy To Support Essex Hudson Greenway

Montclair Councilor-at-Large Peter Yacobellis called on Governor Murphy Monday to take swift action to support the proposed Essex Hudson Greenway which he classified as being on life support and in danger of being divided...

Montclair Enacts Historic LGBTQ Equality Agenda, Including Single Use Gender Neutral Restrooms

Montclair High School, after a successful petition effort by Alexis Dickerson, created gender neutral restrooms five years ago. Now, the Township of Montclair will catch up and join other municipalities that have already required...

Montclair Film and Out Montclair Announce Year-Long Partnership

Montclair, NJ – Montclair Film and Out Montclair announced a year-long partnership to collaborate on special events during Montclair Film’s festivals and Montclair Pride 2022. The organizations will focus on LGBTQ+ stories in film...

Art Installation, Movies and More Bringing Life to Montclair’s Lackawanna Plaza

Montclair, NJ - There was art, music and excitement for the first time in a long time at Montclair's Lackawanna Plaza Monday when a ribbon cutting was held for Fresh Air Montclair's newest art...

Movies Return to Clairidge! Montclair Film Announces Plan to Reopen Beloved Cinema

MONTCLAIR, NJ - It's the best news for a movie-loving town longing to see films again - in person. Montclair Film has signed a long-term agreement to operate the Clairidge Cinemas, Montclair's six-screen cinema located...

‘Second Semester Seniors’ Podcast Reflects on Pandemic Senior Year at Montclair High School

What was it like for Montclair High School seniors to go back to in-person school on June 1, 2021 for the first time since March 2020? MHS senior Maggie Borgen has created a podcast that...

Fresh Air Montclair Comes To Lackawanna Plaza Monday!

We told you all about Fresh Air Montclair, a township wide initiative to promote and support art and artists in public spaces while enlivening store fronts for community enjoyment. Now, Fresh Air Montclair is...

Bye Tree: Watchung Playground Loses Shade Tree (VIDEO)

Watchung Elementary School kids can't finish out the school year playing on their playground because it is being torn down as construction begins on an expanded field. A parent shared this video of a...

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