The Barista is going out. But if you insist on staying home and looking at the internet, you can see Times Square live on Panasonic’s Earthcam here. It may take […]
All politics and weather may be local, but all charity is not. Seen on Grove St. in Montclair yesterday: some girls at a lemonade-stand styled table, raising money for tsunami […]
Montclair resident Garrett Morrison, opponent of current Church St. redevelopment plans and victims of a freak accident earlier this week when a chunk of the Hahne’s building fell on his […]
It’s hard work trying to wrap up a whole year, looking for the big profundities. And then God has to go throw a big curveball at humorists by smashing Asia […]
Some of our commenters have gotten awful potty-mouthed lately. The Barista is no Mary Poppins, but she’s disappointed nonetheless. No subject is off-limits at Baristanet, but pure malacious profanity is […]
Could this be a new way to silence public critics? Drop 1,000 concrete blocks on their houses? Strange but true: A big chunk of the Hahne’s building fell, during demolition, […]
It seems Starbucks isn’t content with just getting us to say things like frappuccino, venti or macchiato. Now, they’re taking on chocolate and monkeying with that the all-American tradition of […]
Our suburban archeologist, Lisa Finan, starts us off with her New Year pledge. Feel free to append your self-improvement ideas in a comment. Every New Year√¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢s Eve I think back […]
First Night Montclair reminds everybody to snatch up their tickets for the New Year celebration — particularly if they want to catch the Big Apple Circus portion of the event. […]
Here are ways you can contribute to the tsunami relief effort. The first three are direct links for online credit-card contributions: Red Cross UNICEF Oxfam And an exhaustive list of […]
‘Tis the season to be bashing…the Montclair Watercooler, that is. Over at Montclair Unmoderated, the inconsistency of posts that are allowed or rejected on the Cooler is being analyzed ad […]
The National Highway Safety Administration says teenagers can’t really handle SUVs. Not that we ever see teenagers driving SUVs around here.
Received in the e-mail box the other day: The Final Meeting of the 2004 [Glen Ridge] Mayor & Council will be held at 6:30 p.m. on January 4th, 2005. The […]
If you want to know what restaurants are open in Montclair on New Years Eve, don’t ask the national search engines. Ask the Barista.