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‘The Music Man’ at Glenfield

Glenfield Middle School presents “The Music Man,” with music by Meredith Willson and book by Willson and Franklin Lacey, on Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, at 7 p.m.The musical first appeared on...

Kool Kids Foundation holds ‘Oldies but Goodies’ party in Montclair

Get out your platforms and dance at the Kool Kids Foundation party, to raise funds for music and kids.

Photos: Gardens are glowing

Pumpkins, popcorn and a lot of smiles can be seen at Presby Memorial Iris Garden during Gardens Aglow.
AmeriCorps NCCC

Montclair teen builds homes and her future in AmeriCorps NCCC

By GWEN ORELorel@montclairlocal.newsLyric Gibson never imagined herself using a chainsaw.Now it’s one of her favorite things to do.“I love climbing ladders and hammering nails into roofs, and using nailguns,” Gibson said with a laugh....
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Photos: Biff! Bam! Boom! S.O.F.I.A. superhero workshop

Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates (S.O.F.I.A.) held a Superhero Writers Workshop on Saturday, April 6. The next one will be on Saturday, June 1.
ABCs of Montclair

Fall into fall with the ABCs of Montclair

Get out your phones, your datebooks, your Hipster PDAs — whatever you use — and put down some dates. Fall in Montclair is already hopping, and the season hasn’t even officially started yet!To help...
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Photo: Summer Snaps and the Emala family

It's still summer for a few more weeks, and we're keeping it fun and neighborly! Send us your summer snaps!What are you up to? Singing in the rain? Boating down the street after the...

Parents of children dependent on wheelchairs claim all-access park is not

Iris Mehler dreamed of a space where her children and their friends could play side-by-side, including those in wheelchairs. 
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Culture in brief: bats and more at Van Vleck

Van Vleck House & Gardens offers “Summer Fun in the Garden” on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2:30-4 p.m. The program, geared toward kids and family, will include a mini lesson or discussion in the Van...