Leap into Science: Family Wind Workshop (Suggested for ages 3-8)

Auditorium

Kick-off National Leap into Science Week with this interactive family workshop that is perfect for preschoolers and homeschoolers. Families will investigate the properties of wind and air as they explore its effects on objects while visiting specially designed activity stations.

Registration required.

Contact Information
  1. Jessica Trujillo
  2. 973-744-0500
  3. youthservices@montclair.bccls.org
Mon, February 24
11:00 am — 12:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 02/24/2020 11:00am 02/24/2020 12:00pm America/New_York Leap into Science: Family Wind Workshop (Suggested for ages 3-8)

Auditorium

Kick-off National Leap into Science Week with this interactive family workshop that is perfect for preschoolers and homeschoolers. Families will investigate the properties of wind and air as they explore its effects on objects while visiting specially designed activity stations.

Registration required.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042

Montclair Public Library

50 South Fullerton Ave.
Montclair, NJ 07042

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Bringing Archdiocesan Vision to Life Within Parishes

In 2019, under the direction of Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., Archbishop of Newark, the Archdiocese launched Forward in Faith Together: Our Road Ahead. This pastoral vision charts a positive path forward for the Archdiocese and its ministries.

One of the vision’s six pillars, “Parish Pastoral Planning,” challenges parishes to develop a strategic pastoral plan for the ...

The 80's Are About To Rock Nutley, Rock of Ages Opens Friday

February 24, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - The township is about to take a jump back in time with the opening of 'Rock of Ages' on Fri. Feb. 28 at Nutley High School. 

A small town girl and a city boy don't stop believing in chasing their dreams on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. Described as a "jukebox musical," Chris D'Arienzo's work tells their story with the music ...

Permitted Items at Nutley Public Schools Events

NUTLEY, NJ - Security is taken seriously in Nutley Public Schools, both during the school day, and after hours for special events. In 2018, the district announced new protocols, as a reminder, the guidelines are being shared again. 

These guidelines hold true for sporting events, performances, shows, and other activities that use Nutley Public Schools facilities. 

1. All ...

Daniel A. Carnicella Announces His Campaign for Nutley Commissioner

February 26, 2020

My name is Daniel A. Carnicella and I have decided to run for a position as a Township Commissioner in our upcoming municipal election on May 12. This decision to seek the role of Commissioner was certainly one made with great thought and discussion. Generations of families that have called Nutley home, some for decades, some for more, welcomed me and my family to be a part of such a great ...

Official Notice: Board of Education Meeting Jan. 28, 2020

January 16, 2020

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975c. 231, this is to advise that the Nutley Board of Education will hold a Open Public Board Meeting on Tuesday,  January 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm in the Choir Room of the John H. Walker Middle School.

Formal action will be taken.
Edward J. Appleton
Interim Business Administrator/
Board Secretary

Annual Notice Township of Nutley Rent Leveling Board 2020 Public Meeting Schedule

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, in accordance with the Open Public Meeting Law, Chapter 231, P.L. 1975 the Public meetings of the Rent Leveling Board of the Township of Nutley, Essex County, State of New Jersey will be held on the following dates at the Township of Nutley, Municipal Building, One Kennedy Drive, Third (3rd) Floor Commission Chambers, Nutley, New Jersey 07110 at 4:00 P.M. at which formal ...

Spring Events for Teens Valentine's Day Workshop at Nutley Public Library

Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can stop by the Nutley Public Library on Friday, February 14 at 3:00 PM for a special Valentine's Day make and take craft workshop hosted by LaLa Land Studios. 

All supplies will be provided and no registration is required. 

For more information, visit teenservices.nutleypubliclibrary.org or call 973-667-0405 ext. 2623. 

Winter Break 2020 Events at Nutley Public Library

The Nutley Public Library has a week of fun planned for the winter break from February 18 to 22: 

Tuesday, February 18 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: LEGO and Game Day! Build something awesome and play board and card games with family and friends. Open to all ages. 
Wednesday, February 19 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Craft Day! Make fun winter crafts you can take home. While supplies ...

'Unmasked' Takes High Energy Look at Andrew Lloyd Webber

No doubt Andrew Lloyd Webber is one of the most prolific composers in recent years. We’ve all heard the music of “Cats” “Phantom of the Opera,” “Evita” and a host of others. Paper Mill Playhouse honors him in this moving tribute

The show is  quite a pistache of well known, and not so well known, creations. It’s fascinating to see clips of ...

Essex County Should Stop Turtleback Zoo Expansion

February 13, 2020

The jewel of Essex County is the two-thousand-acre South Mountain Reservation, which serves as an offset to the crowded urban and suburban towns in this region. Unfortunately, it seems that our own elected officials are leading an assault on that precious open space. Each year acres of wooded land are being replaced with concrete and pavement. This is a misuse of the Open Space Trust Fund as our ...

On the SnapChat video of January 2020 featuring Nutley High School students

Dear Dr. Glazer and members of the Nutley community, past and present,

We are a coalition of Nutley High School alumni/ae writing in response to the recent news that Nutley High School freshmen broadcast a SnapChat video featuring racist language and sentiments. We are dismayed to have learned of this event, but we are hopeful that the school system and community more broadly ...

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Nutley Moves Along with On3 site – Building 100 Near Competition

February 18, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - Ordinances and resolutions related to Phase IIA of the On3 site, formerly the Hoffmann-La Roche campus, were approved during the Nutley Board of Commissioners Tuesday, Feb. 4 public meeting. Parks and Recreation Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci was absent excused.

John Inglesino of Inglesino, Webster, Wyciskala & Taylor, LLC in Parsippany, hired by the Township of Nutley as a ...

Prism Capital Partners Relocates HQ to ON3’s 200 Metro Boulevard, Nutley, NJ

NUTLEY, N.J., Feb. 14, 2020 – Prism Capital Partners has relocated its headquarters to ON3, the commercial real estate owner/operator’s 116-acre redevelopment spanning the Township of Nutley and City of Clifton, N.J. The move from nearby Bloomfield, N.J., to 200 Metro Boulevard, the campus’ signature, LEED-certified office tower, serves to unify the company’s ...

Nutley Public Schools' 2020-2021 Preschool Registration

February 4, 2020

Registration for the 2020-2021 Preschool Integrated Class located at Spring Garden Elementary School is OPEN. 

For the 2020-2021 school year, The Nutley Public School District will be accepting applications for the Preschool Class located at Spring Garden Elementary School. 

The Three Year Old Preschool class will meet Monday through Friday, from 8:55 a.m. to ...

Official Notice: Board of Education Meeting Jan. 28, 2020

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975c. 231, this is to advise that the Nutley Board of Education will hold a Open Public Board Meeting on Tuesday,  January 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm in the Choir Room of the John H. Walker Middle School.

Formal action will be taken.
Edward J. Appleton
Interim Business Administrator/
Board Secretary

Millburn Police Announce Arrests in Bomb Threat that Closed Down Short Hills Mall

February 24, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — In a statement provided to TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills by the Millburn Police Department, a pair of arrests have been announced in connection with the false bomb threat that closed down the Short Hills Mall late last week.

Stephanie Abreu, 31, and William Baldwin, 30, both from Maplewood, NJ were charged by police with making bomb threats, as well as conspiracy and ...

Freeholder Gill Discusses Guns, Gun Control at Union Baptist Church of Montclair

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Essex County Freeholder at-Large and Board of Freeholders President Brendan Gill met with members of the Union Baptist Church on Midland Avenue in Montclair and other members of the community to discuss the ongoing epidemic of gun violence in the country.  The February 13 community meeting was part of the Break the Hate series of conversations hosted by the Rev. Campbell ...

Confirmed Case of Mumps at NJ Middle School

February 20, 2020

HAMILTON, NJ --  Hamilton Township residents received startling news in the mail on Wednesday that a student at Grice Middle School has a confirmed case of the mumps. The letter from the Hamilton Township School District, and cosigned by Hamilton Township's Health Officer, did not identify the student, when they tested positive, or if there are any other students currently ...

Illegal Puppy Mill in NJ Dismantled; More Than 130 Animals Rescued and Available for Adoption    

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Investigators earlier this week dismantled a Scotch Plains puppy mill being illegally run out of a private residence, resulting in more than 130 animals being rescued and transferred to more than a dozen local shelters, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Scotch Plains Police Chief Ted Conley jointly announced Wednesday.

Ten fourth-degree criminal ...

New Jersey Date Night: 4 Fun Cooking Schools

February 25, 2020

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Sometimes even the most adventurous Garden State couple just wants to keep it super laid back, cozy and at home. The choice for date night simplicity can lead to a most fear-instilling question … What’s for dinner?

Not all of us are good in the kitchen. Learning a few cooking skills and ...

Nutley Recreation Track and Field Registration Now Open

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci invites youngsters to gear up for spring with the Recreation Track and Field Program.  This program is open to Nutley youngsters in grades 4 through 8.

“Running sports provide children with the motivation to become stronger athletes by increasing their metabolism and keeping them physically fit” states Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci.

Nutley Police Department Blotter Feb. 15 to Feb. 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

2/15/2020

Shoplifting – Franklin Avenue – Officers responded to the area in regards to a report of shoplifting.  The store manager stated that they had a man detained after observing him conceal magazines and attempt to leave the store without making payment.  The suspect Charles Price, 65, of Bloomfield, was placed under arrest, transported to Headquarters, charged ...

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March 2020 Programs at Nutley Public Library

February 26, 2020

Monday, March 2 at 7:00 p.m. – DISH!  The Monday Night Cookbook Club.  Each month patrons will choose, prepare at home, and share a DISH!  From a selected cookbook.  We will then gather to sample each others recipes, discuss our cooking techniques and share stories and cultures.

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Free IRS programs help taxpayers prepare and file returns

With tax filing time here, many taxpayers can get their taxes prepared for free. The IRS trains and certifies thousands of volunteers to help people meet their tax deadline. People with low to moderate income may benefit from this free tax help through one of these two programs:

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Here’s why you should use direct deposit for a tax refund

With the April 15, 2020  deadline around the corner, taxpayers should be aware of the benefits of using direct deposit for refunds. It’s easy, secure and the fastest way to get a tax refund.

Here are 10 quick facts about direct deposit.

It’s the best and fastest way for taxpayers to get their tax refund.
It’s free.
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O’Neill and Dan Piepenbring  (New York: Little Brown, 2019).

It took me three weeks to read Chaos:Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties. Although fascinating, with its detailed analysis of the true motives for the Manson crimes in Los Angeles, 1969, the prose was dense and a ...

Retro Review: Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk

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Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk (Doubleday, 1955)

A coming of age story, set in 1933, Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk is a novel that still speaks to us. Written in 1955, Wouk’s strengths are in his character development, themes, and elegant prose. What is especially unusual about Marjorie Morningstar is that the author portrays the fanciful young protagonist, ...

Obituaries

Mar 10, 1942 - Jan 19, 2020
Loving Mother and Grandmother Karen Demmer, 77 of Newark, passed away on Sunday, January 19, ...
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Sep 7, 1933 - Jan 14, 2020
Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather Michael A. Conca, 86 of Nutley, passed away on Tuesday, ...
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