42.6 F
Montclair, NJ
Saturday, December 16, 2017

Family nights at Turtle Back Zoo

Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Ave., West Orange, will have extended hours on Thursday nights in July and August, and show free animal-themed movies under the stars on the top of the zoo parking...

Montclair Boy Scouts advance

Montclair Boy Scout Troop 13 recently celebrated the progress of several scouts at a spring Court of Honor. Christian Uva and Lucas Young both moved up to the First Class rank. Logan Bateman, Daniel Friedman,...

Montclair family prepares for global “world-schooling” trip

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news There are some things that have to be done before setting out on a road trip: put holds on the newspaper and mail deliveries, ask the neighbors to water the plants and...

Mother and Child reunion: Mother’s day pics in Montclair

We asked for pictures of mother-child lookalikes, in honor of Mother’s Day. Here are two we received — if you’re seeing Mom on Sunday, send us a pic! We can run a few next...

Kids are free-range at Farm Camp

Farm Campers get to see bees up close when Jan Zientek visits. Zientek is department head and program coordinator, Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Essex County. Photo courtesy of Montclair History Center by Elizabeth Oguss oguss@montclairlocal.news Julie Piccoli’s...

Healthy Kids Day event at YMCA on Saturday

The YMCA of Montclair will hold its annual Healthy Kids Day community event on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is free. Healthy Kids Day is a national YMCA initiative to...

Montclair teen builds homes and her future in AmeriCorps NCCC

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Lyric Gibson never imagined herself using a chainsaw. Now it’s one of her favorite things to do. “I love climbing ladders and hammering nails into roofs, and using nailguns,” Gibson said with a laugh....

Montclair Girl Scout Cookies never grow stale

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news It may be snowing, but there are signs of spring: Crocuses are blooming (under the snow). Irish eyes are smiling this week and will go on celebrating St. Patrick’s Day through April. And a...

Montclair parents workshop to be held next Saturday

A free parent workshop titled “Emotional Regulation and Mindfulness” will take place at Union Congregational Church, 176 Cooper Ave., on Saturday, March 25, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Preregistration is required. The workshop is presented...

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