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What Would You Do?

What happens when Baristanet's Liz George and her family get caught by an ABC camera crew.

Local Culinary Stars Shine At “Tasteful Experience”

Baristaville's favorite chefs delight fans for a good cause.

Brit Embraces Montclair’s Devastating Taxes, Misses Bangers

Former Miramax boss and Montclair resident Daniel Battsek sends a love letter to Montclair via an interview with the Financial Times. Battsek describes Montclair as "beautiful, green and leafy" but describes the taxes as...

MSU Residence Hall Wing Named For WWII Hero

Montclair State University has named a wing of The Heights, a new campus residence hall, in honor of New Jersey native John Basilone, a World War II soldier who was awarded the Medal of...

Montclair’s Five Guys: Now With Condiments!

UPDATE: We're hearing about an open on 11/17... Their eyes were watching Five Guys...and now signs of life at the long dormant Upper Montclair burger newbie. A tipster writes... Update for five guys. Five Guys has...

The State of Your Pumpkin

Pumpkins get scarier post Halloween.

Live Blogging Election, Egan & Sons, West Orange

Good evening, Baristaville! We're live at Egan & Sons. Iceman and Mrs. Martta are here, watching Fox.

My Favorite Place: Parlor Hair Studio, Montclair

The hip salon that helped me make peace with my hair.

Car Hits Chinese Restaurant in Montclair

There's damage to the storefront from a car vs. building incident on Valley Road this morning.

Register, Run In First Annual Llewellyn Park 5K

Take a run -- and maybe run into Whoopi.

Lock Your Doors: Rash Of Maplewood Break-Ins

Is your back door vulnerable?

Montclair’s Carolyn Everson Makes Forbes 40 Under 40

At Montclair's budget vote council meeting, a recurring sentiment expressed by residents was the need for council to reach out and tap Montclair's human resources - a.k.a. all the smart people who live in...

Dig Pink For Breast Cancer Volleyball Match Raises $1000 Plus

Two rival Montclair volleyball teams become one to help fight breast cancer.

Montclair Police: Cuban Pete’s Burglary, Parking Lot Purse Snatcher

Newspapers stolen from Campy's Corner, a bike worth $4,600 is stolen from Essex Avenue, an attempted purse snatching at the Crescent Deck and a burglary at Cuban Pete's. From Lt. Scott Buehler, MPD: Theft: On...