Sunday, December 30, 2012
Here is a look back at the stories that made the biggest splash this year in Montclair.
There were a lot of articles posted on the Montclair Patch in 2012, but these stories were the elite. When it came to the numbers, these were the most read stories of the year. Montclair Patch formally wrote about the frenzy surrounding New York Times bestseller "Fifty Shades of Grey" at Watchung Booksellers and elsewhere. The continued interest surrounding the steamy trilogy penned by British author E. L. James has been strong enough to keep us wondering what's next. Now that the movie rights have been sold to Universal Pictures and Focus Features, debates have broken out over who should play the main two characters capturing the imaginations of millions of readers around the world. Brian Schiavetti, 21, was shot and killed in what …
Friday, November 23, 2012
Local businesses will offer a plethora of perks to kickoff the holiday shopping season!
Get a jump on your holiday shopping this Black Friday by staying local. Ditch the big crowds and long queues at malls. Montclair businesses are offering a plethora of deals, sales and bargains this Black Friday to pique your interest and get you in their shops. If you've had your eye on something in a local store's window, now is your time to buy! Below you can find the various discounts and sales Montcliar businesses will offer on Friday, according to the Montclair Center website. Modern Yarn, 182 Glenridge Ave. 25% off all yarn, even clearance yarn Crimson Salon, 208 Glenridge Ave. 20% off gift cards and 30% off retail which includes hair products, variety of jewelry, scarves, and iPhone cases Montclair Book Center, 221 Glenridge Ave…
Sunday, January 1, 2012
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Sunday, January 1, 2012
Sunday is New Year’s Day. The federal and state holiday will be observed Monday. • State and local government offices will be closed on Monday. • Post offices will be closed Monday with no regular mail delivery. • Financial and stock markets will be closed on Monday. • Courts will be closed on Monday. • Banks have the option to close. • Public schools have the option to close. SATURDAY TRANSIT • NJ Transit is offering the Family Super Saver Fare through 6 a.m. Tuesday on all trains, light rail lines and buses. • Buses will operate on a regular Saturday schedule on all lines, with additional service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal offered into the evening on select lines. • Newark Light Rail will operate on a Saturday schedule Saturday…