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Each guest was treated like a superstar while they walked the traditional red carpet and had their photos taken for free upon entry by a professional photographer as they entered. A gathering of fashion-conscious individuals turned a regular Sunday evening into a large-scale fashion extravaganza.
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Vote by Mail ballot applications for the General Election are available through the township website and in the Municipal Clerk's Office, first floor, 205 Claremont Avenue, Montclair. : Last day to apply in person for a Vote by Mail Ballot in the Essex County Clerk's Office, 465 Martin Luther King Blvd., Room 247, Newark, NJ 07101.
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The police blotter for this week reflects a number of stolen bicycles that have been recovered. The Lt.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
Singing sensations Coco Dollon and Colette Dollon of Princess Good Vibes, of Montclair, N.J., entertained the young patients at St. Joseph's Children's Hospital's Giggles Children's Theater on September 2 with songs from popular kids' movies. The sisters who formed Princess Good Vibes, Colette and Coco , posed with several patients after their live show, including Nyla and Celia , who sang along with the performers.
As New Jersey reviews its policies surrounding a federal program that sends excess military equipment to local police, a state senator has introduced two bills to increase oversight of the distribution of firearms, armored vehicles and other items. The program has come under increased scrutiny from the Obama administration following the police shooting of a teenager in Ferguson, Mo., and the heavily-armed response to the protests that followed.
Tresor Gopaul, former Glen Ridge borough registrar and a Montclair resident, was sentenced to five years in prison for theft on Monday. Tresor Gopaul, 30, of Montclair pleaded guilty earlier this year to stealing nearly $83,000 in cash revenues received for birth, death and marriage certificates, during the three years he served as Glen Ridge's registrar.
World renowned singer/songwriter and folk musician, Ellis Paul will be performing at Outpost in the Burbs in Montclair on October 3 at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation located at 67 Church Street. The concert is scheduled to take place at from 8-10pm with Chris Trapper opening the show.
The autumn of 2013 was inspiring to 2014 U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Bell in two ways. For one, last year's Republican candidate, Steve Lonegan, closed in on Bell's 2014 opponent, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker in the final weeks of last October's special election.
Also referred to as "payments in lieu of taxes" or tax abatements, PILOT agreements are exemptions that municipalities grant to businesses and developers, which enable them to switch from their standard tax payments for a property to a fixed, yearly payment to the municipality. Many municipal officials, including several in Montclair, have gone on record in support of PILOTs, calling them a useful tool to attract development in distressed or blighted areas of town.
On Friday evening, hundreds of attendees enjoyed the New Jersey Chefs Tableside Dinner benefiting The Community FoodBank of New Jersey at The Westin Governor Morris. "What a wonderful event once again.
John Fromhold, CEO of HackensackUMC Mountainside, speaks to an audience of local residents, hospital staff and town officials during a community meeting Wednesday night in the hospital auditorium. HackensackUMC Mountainside hosted a meeting with Glen Ridge residents Wednesday night to discuss the planned construction of a new medical office building.
Nina Artigas of Montclair was awarded a scholarship at Denison University. Artigas, a member of the class of 2018, received a Tyree/Parajon Scholarship.
Bonnie Jerbasi, a Montclair attorney and former Verona resident, has written a book to help men and women understand, prepare for, and survive the downside of divorce. You Don't Have to Sell the Farm to Get Rid of the Jackass! A Primer on How to Divorce without Remorse cuts through the confusing world of family law and gives the reader an insider's view on how to navigate divorce with dignity and without draining the bank account.
Jethro Tull frontman Ian Anderson 's latest album is called Homo Erraticus , which is Latin for "the wandering man." The title could also describe Anderson himself, who is launching a lengthy U.S. tour in support of the 2014 concept record tonight in Seattle.
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