Statue casts a medieval spell

A mysterious statue on Upper Mountain Avenue, which suggests German folklore, was created by art educator Joseph Amorino.

All Write Now: Writing community, pandemic edition

No you can't meet for brunch at a diner — yet. But a writing community is possible during the pandemic, writes Melissa D. Sullivan in "All Write Now."
Carpool Theater

Montclair Film and MSU present ‘carpool theater’ – NEW TIME

Carpool Theater, drive-inmovies presented by Montclair Film and Montclair State University this weekend, includes a documentary about Rep. John Lewis.

In brief: Fresh Air Montclair exhibitions

A new local outdoor art initiative, Fresh Air Montclair Exhibitions, has installed its two inaugural shows within storefronts in Montclair Center.

‘Juniper’: an album that is retro, and right now

Juniper Shelley, 15, has released a self-titled album, with support from Marshall Crenshaw, Chris Collingoowd (Fountains of Wayne), and others.

Top book and movie downloads, upcoming events

Montclairians continue to watch movies and books during this pandemic. Here are the top downloads from Montclair Public Library.

Montclair Film to launch drive-in movies at MSU

Montclair Film and Montclair State University will begin showing films to drive-up moviegoers.
Anderson Park

Local Writing/Anderson Park: ‘The Wishing Willow’ by Vaurie Wilson

Vaurie Wilson's "The Wishing Willow,' the third winner in the Anderson Park Short Story contest, imagines good kid — and bullies — and a magic tree.

Valentina Roever wins National Archives contest

Valentina Roever didn't know she had won the grand prize in the "Rightfully Hers Youth Art Competition" until she arrived at the National Archives.

In brief: MAM announces interim director

The Montclair Art Museum has announced that Ira Wagner has been appointed interim director. Wagner began his tenure on Monday, May 18.