Montclair Food and Wine Festival 2017

Montclair Food and Wine Festival 2017

Montclair’s Food and Wine Festival 2017 featured the very best that New Jersey has to offer. On July 15th, the Wellmont Theater in Montclair was transformed into an eloquent dining hall for the Bourbon and Biergarten celebration of Montclair’s Food and Wine Festival. The event displayed the finest restaurants and beverage companies from around the […]

Kaela Anderson Earns Senior Spotlight

Kaela Anderson Earns Senior Spotlight

Montclair High School senior Kaela Anderson interns at The Montclair Dispatch for her four-week internship.   MHS senior Kaela Anderson interned at The Montclair Dispatch for the Career Internship Program. Anderson was assigned the task of searching for historic photos of the town of Montclair, which she looked for at the Montclair Public Library. After […]

Montclair Celebrates Annual 4th of July Parade

Montclair Celebrates Annual 4th of July Parade

Montclair Celebrates July 4th with 67th annual parade.  The town of Montclair celebrated Independence Day with the 67th annual parade through town. As expected, the parade was filled with live entertainment for all ages to enjoy. The parade started at 11:00 AM at Bloomfield Avenue and South Fullerton Avenue, with a picnic in Edgemont Park […]

Montclair Dispatch Student-Writer Reflects on Local Media’s Accountability Role

Montclair Dispatch Student-Writer Reflects on Local Media’s Accountability Role

Montclair Dispatch student-writer Joe Michalitsianos reflects on the accountability role of local media in keeping the community informed.   A journalist’s job is hard. It is not the deadlines, the writing or the uncomfortable conversations needed to occur in the pursuit of information. No, a journalist’s job is hard because a journalist must hold everyone […]

Montclair Police Gather for Annual Torch Run for Special Olympics NJ

Montclair Police Gather for Annual Torch Run for Special Olympics NJ

The Montclair Police Department assembled for the Torch Run for Special Olympics New Jersey. Friday morning, June 9, 2017, members of the Montclair Police Department gathered together for the 34th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics New Jersey. At 9:45 AM a group of members of the department, as well as family and […]

Blue(ish) Chips Are Up for the Competition

Blue(ish) Chips will play by the rules of this year's MFEE Fundracer, but don't underestimate their profound skills to tightrope the lines to win.

Blue(ish) Chips Are Up for the Competition

Blue(ish) Chips are ready to win with so much fun! When the opportunity to be selfless presented itself it’s a no brainer that Ayo Falae and Jay Murray of Blue(ish) Chips decided to join the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence‘s Fundracer 2017! They wanted to show their sincerest appreciation for MFEE as the organization support a wide range and […]

Double 06 Jumps Into Action at the Fundracer

Double 06 will use their unique traits and their special bond to make an unforgettable statement with all their efforts to winning!

Double 06 Jumps Into Action at the Fundracer

Double 06 loves a challenge as much as they love MFEE! Both Syreeta Carrington and Margaret Whitsett, teach at Glenfield Middle School. Carrington teaches Sixth Grade Social Studies and Whitsett is an in-class support teacher in Math, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies. They have worked on the same team together for the last 5 years. “We […]

NE Phys Ed Are Ready for a Workout

NE Phys Ed are incredibly thrilled to have the opportunity to give back to such a generous organization, the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence.

NE Phys Ed Are Ready for a Workout

NE Phys Ed are so honored to be apart of Montclair! Nicole Beck and Alex Lesch are representing Northeast Elementary School and Buzz Aldrin Middle School Physical Education as they have registered as NE Phys Ed for the upcoming Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence‘s 2017 Fundracer! They are extremely excited to help raise money for the MFEE. This […]

COPE Center Expands With Their Derby Day Celebration

Visit the Montclair Art Museum as it hosts COPE Center's annual Derby Day Celebration, in which proceed will go towards their expansion.

COPE Center Expands With Their Derby Day Celebration

COPE Center works for critical healthcare needs in Essex County. The COPE Center expands due to the high demand for treatment services related to the surging opioid addiction in Northern Jersey increases. It has secured nearly 2,000 square feet of additional space for group and individual education. The new center will be located at St. Luke’s […]