Gardening for Life: End of gardening season?

Our newest Local Voice columnist is Master Gardner Jose German-Gomez. A New Jersey environmental activist, he is an Essex County Certified Master Gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth...

In the garden: Montclair horticulturist creates whimsical bounty

Montclair gardener Jennifer Bakshi creates whimsy and calm.
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Culture in Brief: Gardening at Essex County Environmental Center

Children and adults are invited to participate in nature and conservation activities during March at the Essex County Environmental Center. There are three sections of “Little Explorers Spring Nature Program,”  a child-caregiver class uses...

Gardening for Life: a journey to becoming a gardener

Master gardener Jose German-Gomez describes his journey to 'Gardening for Life.'

Montclair 150: Gardens connect to community

Montclair is full of wonderful gardens that are open to the public.

Gardening for Life: Winter is the time to plan your spring garden

By Jose German For Montclair LocalJose German is a New Jersey environmental activist, Essex County Certified Master Gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth Coalition, an nonprofit environmental organization. Winter is...

Gardening for Life: creating the holistic garden

Gardening can be good for the soul.

Gardening for Life: A garden checklist helps you plan

Look over your garden checklist during the winter to plan a summer garden.

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...

Photo Gallery: the Montclair Garden Club comes up roses at the Flower & Garden...

The Montclair Garden Club won multiple awards awards 16th Annual New Jersey Flower & Garden Show at the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center in Edison. Along with first place winners Barbara Baletti and...