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Restorative

Restorative Justice makes a difference

Restorative Justice workshops have continued on Zoom since lockdown. Participants say RJ makes a difference.
scoliosis

Curvy Girls supports girls with scoliosis

Curvy Girls, a support group for girls with scoliosis, has been meeting on Zoom under lockdown. Maggie Borgen of Montclair is the NJ group leader.
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All God’s Creature: Unity of Montclair’s Pet Blessing

Unity of Montclair held a virtual Pet Blessing on Sunday, July 19, with photos of beloved pets of all kinds, and a special tribute to Cooper the golden lab.
summer

Gardening for life: enjoying lazy summer days

During high summer, grab a book and enjoy the garden's shade, color, birds and insects. Gardening is calming, writes Jose German.
Edison

Life under lockdown: a recipe from Mina Edison, wife of Thomas

Beth Miller can't be at Glenmont, the residence (now museum) of Thomas Edison, under lockdown, but she connects with visitors through cooking.
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Robin’s Nest: no junk in this (vintage) trunk

Roibin Woods visits Dan Schulz at Connie's Vintage Trunk (in March, before COVID-19), and tries on some fabulous frocks. The store reopened in June.

Obituary: Clarence Cody Hackney Jr.

Clarence Cody Hackney Jr., of Montclair, died at his home on July 10 after a short illness. He was 91.Clarence was employed at General...

Obituary: Ryan Gilbertson

Ryan Gilbertson, of Montclair, died on July 14 after a courageous five-year battle with cancer. He was 33.For those who did not have the...

Obituary: Carolyn Virginia Hardy

Carolyn Virginia Hardy, of Montclair, died on March 17. She was 78.Carolyn was born on June 3, 1941, in Hawkinsville, Ga., to the late...

Obituary: Marta Rudzki

Marta Rudzki died peacefully on July 16 in Montclair, surrounded by her loving family. She was 88.She was a retired architect who worked in...