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March 8 Is An Election Day in Montclair – Get Out and Vote To Elect New BOE Members

Tomorrow is a first for Montclair. It’s the first time Montclair residents can vote to elect the next members of the Montclair Board of Education. Polls are open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. You can search for your polling location by address here. Not sure who to vote for? Check out the candidates and […]

Montclair Gateway To Aging in Place Scores $10,000 Grant To Help Seniors Get Connected

Montclair, NJ – The work of Montclair Gateway to Aging in Place – the recently established nonprofit Senior Center for our digital world – has been recognized for its efforts with a $10,000 grant from Partners for Health. The funding will be utilized in the organization’s Campaign for Digital Connectivity; specifically, the SmartSeniors/SmartPhones© (SS/SP) pilot […]

Gratitude to the Community from Zyon Brooks’ Family

We write as the wounds of our grief and bereavement remain raw and unhealed. Our son, Zyon Scott Brooks, passed away on July 28, 2021. This coming Sunday, March 13th, would have been his 20th birthday. Assuredly, this day will be one of mourning and reflection – as we remember the ways in which Zy […]

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 remnants of a safe house tunnel that was used by fugitive slaves on the Underground Railroad. Built in 1676, now the […]

Giveaway! Outpost in the Burbs Presents Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche

Montclair, NJ — Outpost in the Burbs presents Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche on March 18, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. This concert will take place at the First Congregational Church, 40 S. Fullerton Avenue in Montclair. One lucky winner will score a pair of tickets! To enter, leave a comment below on this post […]

Hikers Find Body at Eagle Rock Reservation; Authorities Seeking Information

Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the fatal shooting of a still unidentified male. The victim was found on a hiking trail at Eagle Rock Reservation on the West Orange and Montclair border on Friday when several hikers discovered the body. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:16 […]

Most Lukoil Gas Stations In NJ Are Individual Franchisees, Not Operated By Russian Corporation

The Newark City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to ask the city’s business administrator to suspend two Lukoil service stations’ operating licenses, because the company is based in Russia. But the action does more to hurt New Jersey residents than punish Russia, says Sal Risalvato, Executive Director of the New Jersey Gasoline, C-Store, Automotive Association, a […]

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