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Wells Fargo Sells 2-Story Building In Caldwell

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Offices, Retail, and Art Gallery Planned for Century-Old Caldwell Bank

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Montclair’s Jazz House Kids host ‘Something Wonderful’ for John F. Kennedy School

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Jazz House Kids and Community Volunteers Take Time Out to Pamper Exceptional Children from Newar

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Montclair Film Celebrates Grand Opening of New Home

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The Montclair Film Festival Has A New Home

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Montclair Film Festival Cuts Ribbon On Investor’s Bank Film & Media Center

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A sneak peek at Montclair Film’s new home

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Montclair Residents Enjoyed Coffee with the US Attorney and Police Chief

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Crazy Mocha Now Open in Montclair

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The community comes together for the Montclair Jazz Fest

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Crazy Mocha Coffee Coming to Montclair

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Looking ahead to the 2016 Montclair Jazz Festival

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The 2016 Montclair Jazz Festival: Amazing Lineup, Pre- and Post-Event Festivities, and More!

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Jazz House Kids Announces the 2016 Montclair Jazz Festival Lineup + More Family Fun

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Jazz on Canvas: New Show Featuring Jazz Inspired Art by Andres Chaparro in Montclair

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Making the Most of What You’ve Got: Adaptive Reuse and TOD

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Montclair Film Festival: MFF launches capital campaign

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NJ BIZ COOLEST OFFICES: Sionas Architecture 8 Hillside Ave., Suite 208 | Montclair, NJ

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Nishuane Group Presents at

Michele S. Delisfort, Managing Partner at Nishuane Group, designed and facilitated a session at the 2016 NJ Planning Conference. more...

New Life for an Historic Sanctuary

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The Montclair Times Editorial: "Town Tempo: In tune with livability"

The cachet of our nationally recognized town includes Montclair's abundance of community activities. The Montclair Jazz Festival, occurring in two days, is among the many events annually enriching our municipality. more...

Montclair Film Festival Moves HQ to Hillside Square

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Montclair Jazz Festival holds launch party

The opening notes are still lingering in the air.

The downbeat will strike next Saturday.

A party at Hillside Square, 33 Plymouth St., was held this past Wednesday, July 29, to celebrate the Montclair Jazz Festival, which will take place on Saturday, Aug. 15, from noon until night. more...

Montclair Film Festival moves offices

MFF moved from its previous spot on Bloomfield Avenue to Hillside Square this month. Hillside Square, once First Church of Christ, Scientist, is a 1926 building repurposed into a Silver LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)-certified office by developers Robert Silver and Jay Schweppe, and by co-owner and general contractor Jack Finn. more...

Launching The 2015 Montclair Jazz Festival: Bigger, Better and Big Plans For the Future

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Montclair Jazz Festival Organizers Preparing for Aug. 15 Event

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RED BANK: CHURCH CONVERSION COMPLETED

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Jazz House Kids Unveils the 2015 Montclair Jazz Festival Lineup, Pre- and Post-Event Happenings, and New Title Sponsor

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From Snap to Finish at the BrassWorks Gallery

Artists Miriam Stern and Joohyun Pyune will be exhibiting their art in a show called From Snap to Finish at the BrassWorks Gallery from May 7 through August 28, 2015 with an opening reception on Thursday, May 7, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. more...

What makes Montclair 1 of 3 chosen Best U.S. Main Streets?

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2015 Great American Main Street Award Winner - Montclair Center BID

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The Gallery at Hillside Square Presents Linda Ippolito’s Mezzogiorno

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Montclair Historic Preservation Commission approves two Bloomfield Avenue applications

Montclair's midtown may look a little different in the not-so-distant future, after the Montclair Historic Preservation approved applications for both sides of the Bloomfield Avenue block between Park Street and North Fullerton Avenue. more...

Red Bank: Green Space Rises In Old Church

The pews and organ are gone. But touches of what made the former First Church of Christ, Scientist in Red Bank a place of worship remain as the 62-year-old structure is transformed into an office building with the decidedly secular name of “211 Broad Street.” more...

Congratulations to the Winners!

With 11,421 online ballots cast between August 22-September 26, the People’s Choice Awards for Great Downtowns is officially closed and the American Planning Association – New Jersey Chapter is pleased to announce the winners as follows.... more...

Renovation Report: 465 Park Street, Montclair

There’s been had a lot of talk about teardowns and homes that seem incongruous in relation to the homes around them, but here’s a look at an older home at 465 Park Street that underwent a renovation without a radical change to its exterior height or footprint. more...

Red Bank: Church Plan Wins Full Blessing

The proposed conversion of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Red Bank into an office complex was praised to the heavens Thursday night, even by a couple of neighbors who’d previously expressed wariness about it. more...

Stirring Surfaces, A Contemporary Art Exhibit At Hillside Square In Montclair

The Gallery at Hillside Square in Montclair will soon be transformed by “Stirring Surfaces,” a solo exhibition of paintings by contemporary artist Florence Moonan, which runs from February 28th through May 22nd. more...

East Meck foundation hires director for teacher project

Robin Freeman, a school volunteer and professional fund-raiser, has been hired as executive director of East Mecklenburg High’s All Star Teacher Initiative. more...

Garden Club of Montclair 2013 Civic Beautification Award

Each year the Garden Club of Montclair recognizes businesses who have made a positive impact on their neighborhood through architectural restoration or renovation and/or outstanding landscaping. Last month Garden Club co-chairs Susan Straten and Kate Khachaturian along with president Michele Quinn presented this year’s awards to Hillside Square and Focus Physical Therapy. more...

Olympic alums launch plan to support school’s teachers

Teachers at Olympic High School could get a boost in the coming year, as alumni raise money more...

Alan Peckolick's paintings show in Montclair

You may not have seen Alan Peckolick's paintings before, but you've probably seen his work. Peckolick's graphic designs include the logos for Family Circle magazine, for the 1976 film "The Last Waltz," for Revlon logo, and for the mail-order music club Columbia House, to name a few. He has won over 500 design awards. more...

From Church to Office and Community Space

Smart-Growth Challenge: How can a neighborhood best re-purpose a large institutional building? more...

Montclair Historic Preservation Commission Announces Awards

The Montclair Historic Preservation Commission has announced the winners of the 2013 Historic Preservation Awards. They are: more...

MHPC Announces Winners of 2013 Historic Preservation Awards

The Montclair Historic Preservation Commission (MHPC) announces the winners of the 2013 Historic Preservation Awards. more...

From Church to Office and Community Space

Smart-Growth Challenge: How can a neighborhood best re-purpose a large institutional building? more...

Hillside Square: A Historic Masterpiece in Montclair

Blown away and inspired—that is the only way I can describe my feelings after touring the Hillside Square renovation project on Hillside Avenue in Montclair. As a parent of a Hillside School student I had watched the renovation project all of last year wondering and waiting. Little did I know they were creating not just any refurbished building, but a bright, energy efficient mini-Montclair museum and a work of art. But before we hear the juicy details of the gorgeous project let us go back in time a bit. more...

Hillside Square: A Historic Masterpiece in Montclair

Blown away and inspired—that is the only way I can describe my feelings after touring the Hillside Square renovation project on Hillside Avenue in Montclair. more...

Montclair church is a convert: Celebrating the completion of Hillside Square

The company that has designed the logos for the World Series and several Major League Baseball teams, a film and television production company co-founded by a former A&E executive, and a major designer of iPad applications are among the tenants of Hillside Square, the Hillside Avenue church-turned-office building celebrating its grand opening next week. more...

Hillside Square fits its Montclair neighborhood

On the outside it looks almost exactly like the church that was built at 8 Hillside Ave. in 1926. more...

A Soulful Solution for Montclair's Christian Science Church

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BrassWorks Shows Artists—For Fun

Patch talks to Hillary Reimnitz about creating a gallery and their upcoming show. more...

MHS Art Grads Make an Impact with “Next In Line” Exhibit

A fine show at the Virginia S. Block Studio Montclair Gallery, upstairs at Academy Square more...

Baristaville is Lean, Mean — and Green

Baristaville is on the cutting edge of many things, not least of them its green building practices. more...

East Meck High—60 years of excellence

On April 28, over 450 alumni, parents and friends of East Mecklenburg High School gathered in celebration of 60 years of eagle pride and in support of the All Star Teacher Initiative more...

Grateful East Meck grad's gift keeps giving

I've just returned from one of those events that perks up not just your day, but your whole outlook. more...

Girl Scouts See Green at Academy Square

The Academy Square building at 33 Plymouth Street is pretty special. People outside of Montclair come to see it. It is a very 'green' building with its gold LEED certification, but it also has two art galleries that just so happen to boast two current shows with the theme of the environment and recycling. more...

From Tired Buildings to Slick New Offices

MONTCLAIR, N.J. — Six years ago, when a corporate restructuring abruptly put Robert H. Silver out of his job as the president and chief operating officer at UBS Financial Services, he also lost his handsome New York office, of course. So Mr. Silver went home. more...

Academy Square cuts the ribbon on Friday

The public is invited to a reception and ribbon-cutting at the new Academy Square green office complex at 33 Plymouth St., on Friday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. more...

Streets of Montclair Re-Created at Montclair Township Animal Shelter

A trip to the zoo is only a minute away – ever since the Montclair Township Animal Shelter joined forces with not one – but several creative forces in town. more...

What’s Old Is New Again

If you’re planning a trek through Montclair’s art galleries today, you’ll get to see the newly renovated Brassworks on Grove. It’s stop #1 on Montclair Gallery Walk (noon-5pm today), which features paintings by local artists Paula Stark and Craig Mierop. Montclair businessmen more...

Social Venture group focuses on school and housing needs

In its first year, Social Venture Partners Charlotte chose education and affordable housing as its priorities. more...

A Silver Gift to School Worth More in Change

Last year, a graduate of East Mecklenburg High School pledged $500,000 to recruit and keep great teachers if the school raised a like amount — and hid his identity. more...

Robert H. Silver, Co-Founder Bravitas Group, Honored at YMCA of Greater New York 32nd Annual Dodge Award Gala; Over $2 Million Raised to Support YMCA Programs

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 14, 2006--More than 870 community and business leaders, philanthropists, elected and government officials and supporters of the YMCA more...