KinderSmile, Parents Who Rock help refugees

Parents Who Rock will perform on Saturday, Sept. 7, to benefit KinderSmile Foundation, who have been providing dentistry to a Syrian family.

Dance on the lawn: for Ayorinde, fall and feel free

Oluwadamilare “Dare” Ayorinde, called Dare (pronounced Da-ray), is this year’s Emerging Commissioned New Jersey Choreographer award from Dance on the Lawn.

Culture in brief: ‘Inspired by Quilts’ opens Friday

On Thursday, Sept. 5, Studio Montclair opens “Inspired by Quilts,” an exhibition in partnership with the Montclair History Center, under the umbrella of Studio...

Cuban star Leoni Torres comes to The Wellmont

Cuban singer and composer Leoni Torres, who has worked with Marc Anthony, performs at the Wellmont Theater on Thursday, Sept. 5.
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Culture in brief: Parents Who Rock and KinderSmile

Parents Who Rock will perform on Saturday, Sept. 7, to benefit the KinderSmile Foundation.

Love reading, and raise a reader, says Maria Russo

Model reading, and make it fun, says Maria Russo in "How to Raise a Reader." The NYT books editor will speak at Watchung Bookseller on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Culture in brief: Mac Sabbath at the Wellmont

"Drive-thru metal" will be at the Wellmont Theater on Tuesday, Aug. 27, when Mac Sabbath, a Black Sabbath parody band, comes to town.

Photos by Armando ‘OUTthere’ Diaz capture energy

“Everybody’s Got a Little Light Under the Sun,” an exhibition of photographs by Montclair’s Armando “OUTthere” Diaz, captrue energy exchanges.

In brief: what are you reading?

What kinds of books are you taking to the beach, or the pool, or on the plane this summer?The Montclair Local wants to know...

Local Writing/Anderson Park: ‘Posie in Anderson Park’ by Suki Grabcheski

Suki Grabcheski's "Posie in Anderson Park,' about the friendship between a tree, a flower, and a purple elepjhant, brings the park to life.