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On the road again: The Creativity Caravan leaves storefront

The Creativity Caravan is pulling up storefront stakes at the end of the year, but expect to see art and workshops from the org in Montclair.
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Ask Task: Come on, get happy

Allison Task is "in the gratitude and happiness business.: In her final "Ask Task," she gives tips on how to use gratitude to become happy.
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Theater district development breaks ground, to be completed in 2020

  By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The promise is that the new mixed-use development next to the Wellmont Theater will help make Montclair an even bigger cultural destination than it already is and also create much-needed parking...
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PHOTOS/ VIDEO: Montclair tree lighting brings cheer, with carols, Santa and s’mores

Montclair held its annual tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 7 on Church Street. The event featured caroling by the Fabulous Fezziwigs, ice sculptures, fire pits for roasting marshmallows and making s'mores, hot cocoa stations...
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Dot’s Desk: Life in late autumn in Montclair

In late autumn, Dorothea Benton Frank recalls years gone by, and shakes off seasonal melancholy by embracing the holidays.
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Photos: A Christmas Carol at Gas Lamp

Gas Lamp Players presents a musical version of "A Christmas Carol," with a a multi-generational cast of 105 adults, teens and children.

Montclair Wrestling: MHS sees participation surge after solid first year under Kline

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Second year Montclair High School wrestling coach Eugene Kline came into the job last season hoping to rebuild a program with numbers that had fallen off a bit. “My goal when I got...
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Montclair Film: Martinis with Meryl

Stephen Colbert interviewed Meryl Streep at NJPAC, in a fundraiser for Montclair Film, about life, empathy, and show business.

Plays for troubled times: addressing violence onstage

Two organizations in Montclair are taking the idea of relevancy to heart Luna Stage and a group benefitting S.O.F.I.A. present shows that address violence.

Sister to Sister of Montclair marks 20 years of mentoring girls

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A tutoring and mentoring group in Montclair is celebrating two decades of helping girls and young women. Sister to Sister is a program that pairs girls in the Montclair schools with women in...