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Christ Church Interweave Hosts Author and Educator Rory McEntee

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Author Rory McEntee will lead Practicing Presence, an evening of centering prayer at Christ Church, Short Hills on Tuesday, May 30 from 7:30-9:00 pm. This Christian contemplative prayer practice was developed by Trappist monk Father Thomas Keating, among others. Discover the joy of interior silence as we open ourselves to God’s presence. The price will be $25, $20 for Interweave members. 

Rory McEntee, author, philosopher, educator, and contemplative activist, works at an intersection of spirituality, education, social justice and culture. He has been a leader in the new monastic movement, and serves as Executive Director of the Foundation for New Monasticism.

About Interweave

Since 1980, Interweave's mission has been to deepen spirituality, strengthen wellness and promote the common good. Interweave focuses on integrated spirituality for daily living, offering opportunities for growth and support through programs, retreats, and support groups. Interweave sees its work as a powerful vehicle for both spiritual, personal and social change. Interweave has campuses in Summit, Short Hills, Mendham and Montclair. 

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McGovern's Summer Renovation Closing Party Celebrates Change

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It always takes a few seconds for your eyes to adjust when you walk into McGovern's Tavern in Newark, a downtown fixture since 1936.

But this Friday afternoon, there were two immediate sights that demonstrated something was different.

First, most of the photos, portraits, and articles that cover the bar's walls were removed, the relics of decades of history gone.

Second, you ...

Suspect Charged with Using Sword in Fight Over Parking Spot in NJ

June 19, 2018

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - A Manville man has been charged with aggravated assault and other charges after police say he attacked another man with a sword in a dispute over a parking space.

The victim had attacked the suspect, Jared Razzano, 35, of North 9th Avenue, with a contractor’s four-foot level, according to the Somerset County  Prosecturors Office, but he has not been ...

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To the Editor: Labor Unions Have Set Standards for Americans

June 5, 2018

To the Editor:

I want to alert every working American to a case now before the U.S. Supreme Court.  It is called “Janus vs. AFSCME” and it seeks to defund and cripple the same labor unions that, over decades, have raised every American’s standard of living.

Even if your workplace is not unionized, you can thank our American labor unions for locking in higher standards ...

Montclair Police Blotter: Thai Chef Burglarized, Four iPhones Stolen and More

June 13, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ -  The following police blotter was compiled by the Montclair Police Department on June 12, 2018:

Burglary/Theft:

06-05-2018 (Union Street) Burglary to an apartment.  Cash was taken in this incident.  Access was gained through an unlocked rear door.  

06-05-2018 (Union Street) Theft of a scooter from the rear yard of a residence.

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Montclair Community Band Summer Concert #1, June 26

June 20, 2018

Please join us for the

Montclair Community Band

Outdoor Summer Concert #1

Conducted by Jim Wasko

Tuesday, June 26th, 7:30 PM

 

ON THE FRONT LAWN AT MONTCLAIR HIGH SCHOOL

On Chestnut St at the corner of Park St

(rain place, MHS Auditorium, enter on Park St)

 

Free Admission – No Tickets Needed

Perfect for the whole family!

BRING A CHAIR OR A ...