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Ex-mayor’s ‘Hello’ captures creative process of guitarist Lee Ranaldo

Saturday, May 6, 7:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave. By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Former Township Mayor Jerry Fried is pleased to return to his roots as a filmmaker and to have a work he co-produced and edited,...

Montclair’s Jazz House Kids host ‘Something Wonderful’ for John F. Kennedy School

Jazz House Kids hosts “Something Wonderful,” a day of beauty, pampering and health for the students, parents and caregivers of the John F. Kennedy School, a districtwide ungraded special education school in Newark, at...

Lady in red: Montclair’s Autumn Turner will never give up on her Voice

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Autumn Turner was knocked out in the Knockout Rounds in NBC’s “The Voice” on Monday, April 3. But she isn’t staying down. The 25-year-old Montclair resident prowled a stage in a red dress as...

Remembering former Montclairite, jazz great Geri Allen

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Many Montclairites and jazz fans are mourning the death of pianist Geri Allen, a onetime resident here, who died on Tuesday, June 27, at the age 0f 60, from complications of cancer. The...

New name for Schola Cantorum on Hudson singing ensemble: Ember

The Schola Cantorum on Hudson singing ensemble has changed their name to "Ember". The name reflects an evolving focus on new music and social awareness programming, the organization said in a release. The independent, nonprofit...

The Kiplings and the ‘war to end all wars’

Ember will perform "A Kipling Passion," about Rudyard Kipling and his wife's loss of their son John, to honor veterans and the fallen of World War I.

Making sound decisions at Montclair’s the Outpost in the Burbs

The Outpost in the Burbs turns 30 years old this year. Gail Prusllin and Gina Ariemma talk about the organization's history, and future.

Glenridge festival POSTPONED

Despite an earlier announcement that said the festival will be held "rain or shine," the Glenridge Arts and Music Festival, scheduled for Saturday, May 13,  has been postponed to the fall because of the...

A welcome ‘Change’: Montclair Orchestra succeeds again

The Montclair Orchestra's second concert, "Change," was exhilarating, says reviewer William Amory.

Montclair’s “Frontline March for the Arts” postponed until August

The Frontline for the Arts march, originally scheduled for June 24, has been postponed until Aug. 12. Among the reasons the march has been postponed is that Congress increased the NEA’s budget for FY17,...

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