Photos: Gardens are glowing

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

Photos: Montclair houses of horror

Montclairites get creative this time of year with spiderwebs, skeletons and ghouls on their houses. Do you dare walk down the street? Maybe stay in the car.That is, unless you’re safely in a mask....

Feast of Sebastian 2019: Sip, then spin at Kaveny Field

The carnival and Feast of Saint Sebastian continues through Sunday, Aug. 25. This year for the first time, there will be an elegant, waiter-service cafe.

Photos: Montclair hearts bounce for Valentine’s Day

Montclair Bounce held a “warm–up event” on Feb. 9. The Heart Full of Bounce, in partnership with Elemental Interiors and Rose Brand at St. Luke’s Church, had about 60 people in attendance who all...

Passover: wine welcomes the holiday

Wine is important in the Passover Seder.
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Applegate Farm offers up sweet Santa, Turkey tradition

 By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsApplegate Farm has been serving up sweet little frozen holiday treats since the 1930s.Beginning this week, the farm will take about 100 orders for ice cream turkeys, Santas, bells, trees and...

Photos: Holiday Spectacular opens at Turtle Back Zoo

This weekend marked the opening of the annual Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, running through Dec. 30. Admission is free. 

Video: A Joyful Silent Night of Music fills Immaculate Conception RC Church

A dozen pieces of contemporary and classical Christmas music fill the air in the Immaculate Conception RC Church, Sunday, Dec. 16. The combined parish choirs, Cherubs and Choristers of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish,...
Montclair tree lighting

PHOTOS/ VIDEO: Montclair tree lighting brings cheer, with carols, Santa and s’mores

Montclair held its annual tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 7 on Church Street. The event featured caroling by the Fabulous Fezziwigs, ice sculptures, fire pits for roasting marshmallows and making s'mores, hot cocoa stations...