Culture in brief: Ravioli class and dinner at Montclair restaurant

Chef Barret Beyer will lead a free class on how to make homemade ravioli at Punto Rosso Ristorante, 6 Park St., on Thursday, Aug. 17, at 3 p.m.Afterward, Beyer and Punto Rosso’s chef, Ryan...

Relief efforts for Harvey, Irma continue in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAcross Montclair this week, donation projects sprang into being as residents asked what they could do to help victims of Harvey — and Irma.From Sept. 11 to 15, several community groups will...

Montclair arts groups discuss forming alliance

By LINDA MOSSmoss@northjersey.com Arts groups in Montclair are discussing forming an alliance so they can pool their resources, to promote the town as a destination and to create a comprehensive calendar of events in the...

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.
Music Festival

Photos: Fun-draising Against Food Insecurity

A brief rain shower brought the seven bands indoors, at the Tierney's Tavern Fifth Annual Free Music Festival, but the fun continued with stand-up comedians, games, food, 'beverages' and more , to 'fun'draise for...
duck derby

Video: Watch the rubber duckies race

What is a duck derby? It's a community and family-friendly raffle in the form of a rubber ducky race.  Last weekend, hundreds came out to Edgemont Park to cheer the ducks on to victory.Click...
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Alternative Facts homage to Lou Reed at Tierney’s Tavern’s Music Festival

https://youtu.be/hQHi01AtS14 Montclair band Alternative Facts crushes some Lou Reed, they're one of seven bands, along with stand-up comedians, games, food, 'beverages' and more at the Tierney's Tavern Fifth Annual Free Music Festival, a benefit for...

Montclair food pantry thanks community for Thanksgiving donations

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt was shaping up to be a difficult Thanksgiving for clients of the Human Needs Food Pantry, but donors came through after the pantry appealed to the community on social media.The food...

PHOTOS: Montclair Fashion Show

PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTThe Montclair BID Fashion Show came to the Wellmont on Sunday, Oct. 14.  Organized by the Montclair Center BID, the highly anticipated runway show included minishows from leading Montclair boutiques, designers...

Culture in brief: Kool Kids Foundation ‘Oldies but Goodies’ party in Montclair benefits kids

Sakinah Bell and her husband, Kool, of Kool and the Gang, are holding an “Oldies but Goodies Exclusive Party” on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m., at the Montclair Women’s Club, 82 Union St.,...