Daniel Kopec Architectural firm at 289 Bay Ave in Glen Ridge goes green to save their customer’s money – and our Earth’s resources.
Yale graduate Daniel Kopec builds his business on sustainability. Daniel Kopec started his architectural firm in 2013, and he has been at the peak of the business ever since. Kopec’s grandfather immigrated to the States from Spain. His grandfather’s siblings manufactured bricks and roof tiles in Spain, and his grandfather built his own business here […]
Former Broadway performer Sharron Miller devotes her time to SMAPA’s reconstruction to foster the joy of performing and enrich the lives of students.
Bop to the top with the new and improved Sharron Miller’s Academy for the Performing Arts! After 10 years in the current location, SMAPA will yet again dazzle the community with the start of its spring session on Monday, Feb. 6. SMAPA will feature newly painted studios, new furniture and a larger space. Registration is now […]
Mediterranean restaurant Mediterranea, run by the Homsi brothers, spices up Bloomfield Ave. with affordable and delicious dishes.
Mediterranea Grill turns miles into minutes by bringing authentic Mediterranean cuisine to Montclair. There are a lot of options for dining on Bloomfield Ave., but only one that features a beautiful dining room, decorated patio area, belly dancer and fresh maza: Mediterranea Grill. Mediterranea opened in 2007, when the Homsi brothers took the space from […]
Sweat and Strut offers athleisurewear to make you feel good, whether you’re running on the treadmill or running around the town.
Every single body loves Sweat and Strut. Sweat and Strut combines fashion with convenience and performance to give customers the best workout possible. The store brings over 14 different activewear brands together in just one shop on Valley Road. Sweat and Strut carries premiere “Athleisurewear,” featuring brands like Alala, Emily Hsu, Koral and more, for […]
m. francesco sets up Montclair homes for success and gives back to community with the upcoming Lee Loves Local Event, opened to all!
New furnishings store m. francesco floors Montclair with Lee Loves Local Event. Mariano Verrico’s projects have always been based on his passion for elegant and affordable home furnishings, and his newest venture m. francesco proves no exception. The store showcases beautiful chairs and sofas, but it also provides over 1,000 different fabrics, wall coverings, custom […]
The Upper Montclair Boxing Club (UMBC) gives athletes of all shapes, sizes and abilities the opportunity to connect and thrive through exercise.
Big-league boxer Ian Bate runs UMBC for everyone. Upper Montclair Boxing Club (UMBC) opened its doors to the community in 2016, and it has been (quite literally) taking people’s breath away ever since. UMBC’s goal is to teach boxing as an art form as well as a means of exercise. The club uses interval training […]
‘Knights of New Jersey’ from Screen D’Or Pictures represents Montclair in film festivals across the country, from Seattle to Miami.
Screen D’Or Pictures reels in fans for ‘Knights of New Jersey.’ The Montclair-based video production business Screen D’Or Pictures, known for working on everything from entertaining videos to emotional documentaries, recently expanded into online entertainment. Their new comedy web series Knights of New Jersey follows a group of Renaissance Faire obsessed friends. In episode one, […]
Project C.O.P.E. provides information to the community in Paterson, N.J. to encourage healthy relationships and prevent the spread of HIV among youth.
Take control with Project C.O.P.E. Project Communities Organizing for Prevention and Empowerment (C.O.P.E.) began in 2005 on a five year federal grant awarded to Montclair State’s Department of Family and Child Studies. The mission statement on the website reads, “Project C.O.P.E.’s mission is to increase the capacity for integrated prevention activities throughout the Paterson community […]
Johnston Law Firm forms new practices in Montclair, N.J. and New York, N.Y. in order to get closer to schools, businesses and workers.
Johnston Law Firm fights for you! A new resident has come to 75 Midland Ave. in Montclair this year. Johnston Law Firm now provides the Montclair community with exceptional legal representation at an affordable cost. Attorney Thomas O. Johnston previously worked as a member of the Commercial Practice Group at Porzio, Bromberg & Newman in […]
In order to educate youth in Paterson about an above-the-influence experience, Dr. Robert Reid and Dr. Pauline Garcia-Reid created the P-CASA project.
Montclair State University professors build a safe Space through P-CASA! The Paterson Coalition Against Substance Abuse (P-CASA) consists of researchers, professors, community members, volunteers and youth that try to prevent alcohol and tobacco use in youth ages 12-17 living in Paterson. The project supports campaigns that empower and educate youth to make positive and healthy […]