The Montclair Police Department Brings the Heat to the Annual Torch Run

The Montclair Police Department Brings the Heat to the Annual Torch Run

The Montclair Police Department participated in the 35th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run, fueling the mission of the Special Olympics of New Jersey. The annual Torch Run consists of around 3,000 officers pounding the pavement within their communities. There are 26 different routes where law enforcement officials carry the “Flame of Hope,” which all converge […]

The 29th Annual Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation Parade and Festival

The 29th Annual Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation Parade and Festival

June 2, 2018, Marked the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation’s (MAAHF) 29th Annual Parade and Festival  On Saturday, June 2nd, the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation (MAAHF) hosted their 29th annual Parade and Festival. The parade began on the corner of Maple and Bloomfield Aves, outside of Glenfield Middle School, while finishing at Nishuane Park, where the […]

He’s a Jersey Boy–Bobby Valli Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

He’s a Jersey Boy–Bobby Valli Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

The Newark Boys Chorus School Honored New Jersey Native and Music Legend, Bobby Valli, With a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Montclair Dispatch Got His Thoughts on the Recognition This past April, Bobby Valli, New Jersey native, and brother of Frankie Valli was honored by the Newark Boys Chorus School at their 43rd Annual Rainbow Gala. […]

Slurp, Sip, And Slurp Some More at Ani Ramen

Slurp, Sip, And Slurp Some More at Ani Ramen

Montclair Can’t Seem to Get Enough of Ani Ramen, and Ani Ramen Loves Montclair Right Back With a motto like, “Slurp, Sip, and Repeat,” you can expect that an eating experience at Montclair’s Ani Ramen is going to bring the fun. After the Bloomfield Avenue restaurant’s opening in 2014, Ani Ramen soon found a devoted […]

It’s Alive! Well, History, That Is

It’s Alive! Well, History, That Is

Montclair Resident and Actor, Patrick Garner, Brings History’s Most Influential Players to Life Through His Educational and Captivating Performances Patrick Garner brings an entirely new meaning to the phrase “history lesson.” The distinguished actor and Montclair resident earned his BA in acting from the University of Michigan, and eventually his MFA from Southern Methodist University, […]

Run–Don’t Walk–To Bridge Athletics

Run–Don’t Walk–To Bridge Athletics

With His Amazing Enthusiasm, CrossFit Coach, Gregory Lawley is Ready To Be Your Trainer at Bridge Athletics Working out is often fairly intimidating. Exercising at a new gym is even more terrifying. But Gregory Lawley, a head coach at Bridge Athletics is hoping that his CrossFit gym can remove the connotation of pressure and anxiety that […]

It’s Game On at Young World Basketball Camp

It’s Game On at Young World Basketball Camp

Lammar Young is Ready To Train the Next Best Basketball Stars at the Young World Basketball Summer Camp–But You Better Be Ready To Work Hard Lammar Young brings a new meaning to the phrase, “game plan.” Young is the director of the Young World Basketball Summer Camp. But do not let the word “camp” give you […]