Montclair’s Robin’s Nest: culture, couture, crafts and more

Arts festivals, Santa, Hannukah, "The Nutcraker": Robin Woods offers lots to do in Montclair in latest installment of "Robin's Nest."
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College Bound: decisions, decisions and college choices

National College Decision Day is May 1. Are you ready?

Montclair Local Voices: writing a personal essay with feeling

Our new Local Voices columnist works with teens applying to college. Pat Berry is a communications consultant, writing coach, and founder of College Application Camp (collegeapplicationcamp.com). She can be reached at pat@collegeapplicationcamp.com. Future columns...

Diversity in Food: A taste of Macau and Hong Kong is in the heart...

A new Tea Store, opened by the owner of The Pie Store, offers tea from around the world.

Montclair Local Voices’ Ask Task: is it normal to sleep separately?

Allison Task is a career and life coach in Montclair who hosts the WMTR radio show “Find My Thrive.” Her website is allisontask.com. Need advice? Send questions of no more than 150 words to...

Montclair eats: stuffed pasta is comfort food

"All I really wanted on a cold night was a hot plate of stuffed pasta, comforting, filling, and delicious," writes Montclair Eats' Steven DeSalvo.
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Ask Task: Parents wonder, is it OK to let kids fail?

By ALLISON TASK For Montclair Local Allison Task is a career and life coach in Montclair who hosts the WMTR radio show “Find My Thrive.” Her website is allisontask.com. Need advice? Send questions to allison@allisontask.com, or...

Montclair Local Voices: journeying through our community’s diversity

Part One: Rosh Hashana Our new Local Voices columnist Melina Macall is a writer, researcher, community organizer and college lecturer focusing on issues around food access. She has lived in Montclair for 18 years and...

Montclair Local’s ‘To Your Health’: Give yourself the gift of sleep

"Poor sleep doesn’t just make us irritable and less productive, it also affects our physical health and immune system," writes Dr. Marianna Shimelfarb.