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Halloween Around Montclair in Pictures

November 5, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Each year, children dress up in costume and go house-to-house to meet neighbors and gather goodies. 

The Montclair Police Department hosted their second annual 'Trunk-or-Treat' event at the Montclair Police Headquarters, Eureka Lodge hosted a Halloween party and then, of course, there's the 'book lady' on Montclair Avenue. The Scholastic Books ...

Sneak Peek at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day 2018 Parade Balloons

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford.

Christmas magic was made as the balloons came to life in front of an informal gathering of more than 1,000 ...

Improvements Underway at Essex County Riker Hill Art Park

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following a second public meeting held in Livingston last week to discuss the current plans for how to spend the $1 million currently allotted toward the revitalization of Riker Hill Art Park (RHAP) in Livingston, some of the priorities, such as improving the safety and accessibility of the entrance at the intersection of Beaufort Avenue and Homestead Drive, are ...

Montclair Police: 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat Held Today

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Police Department is hosting the second annual Trunk or Treat celebration today, October 31 at the Montclair Police Headquarters.

Located at 647 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair, the event will take place from 4-7pm. Sponsored by the Montclair Police Foundation, participants will receive candy and prizes.



VIDEO: Breakfast with Montclair HS Teen Author Karuna Savoie: Gripping Thriller for Timely Halloween Scare

BELMAR, NJ —It go a bit spooky at the Belmar Public Library — just in time for Halloween.

And the suspense broke out at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 27. That’s when 17-year-old Karuna Savoie was featured during “Breakfast with the Author” to talk about her debut novel, “The Lore of Ramridge,” an action-packed thriller for anyone age 10 and ...

Lt. Governor Oliver to Deliver Keynote Address at HOMECorp 30th Anniversary Celebration, Oct. 30

MONTCLAIR, NJ - HOMECorp, the Montclair-based non-profit, will celebrate 30 years of preserving, restoring and building affordable housing for Montclair residents, on Tuesday, October 30. 

Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver will come home to her native Essex County to deliver the keynote address at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, NJ, to over 200 guests hailing from the business, arts, ...

What to Watch This Weekend: Spook-tacular Movies For Every Age

One of the best things about Halloween other than the candy is the movies that come on. This Halloween, don't get tricked into thinking some of these movies are age appropriate. Some of these scary movies will be a treat!

Age 0-3

Pooh’s Heffalump Halloween Movie is the perfect movie for your little one. There is nothing that is scary but still gives the halloween mood. This is ...

Images from the Montclair Fashion Show 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds of people gathered at the Wellmont Theater on October 14 for the 2018 Montclair Fashion Show.

Coordinated by the Montclair Center BID, the runway show highlighted the fashions and services by local Montclair businesses. The much-anticipated event opened with a vintage fashion walk to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Township of Montclair. The ...

Walking Tour of Montclair Architecture, Oct. 21


Join Podclair at Van Vleck’s entrance for a 2.5-mile self-paced podcast-guided walking tour of historical sites and buildings around Montclair Center. Podcast hosted by Frank Godlewski, who concludes the tour with a live Q&A at the Glenridge Ave. parklet, across from 217-219 Glenridge Ave. All ages, strollers, scooters, skaters, cyclists, and baby carriers ...

Save the Dates: Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The annual Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo returns in 2018.

The 'spectacular' returns for weekends in November, then takes place every night in December. 

Save the dates: Holiday Lights Spectacular

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: November 16- 18, November 23-25, November 30- December 2

Every Night: December 7 - 31 

Closed: December ...


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Gradfest, To Benefit Project Graduation 2019, Rocks Tierney’s this Thursday, Nov. 15th

November 12, 2018

Gradfest, a rocking parents-night-out fundraiser for Montclair High School’s Project Graduation 2019, is set for Tierney’s this Thursday, November 15th. The show features three great bands, including two with MHS parent musicians, as well as comedy from another MHS mom. There will also be a raffle and wonderful baskets being auctioned off to raise funds for graduating ...