John Bartlett, who is running for congress representing the 11th District, discussed his campaign and his plans for the future of the 11th District over coffee. Candidate Bartlett offered and we accepted his invitation to discuss his plans on the record over coffee at Starbucks in Upper Montclair, NJ. Passaic County Freeholder John Bartlett is […]
Juice Culture, a juice bar that specializes in healthy cold-pressed juices, smoothies and acai bowls has become the latest addition to Montclair’s plethora of high quality eateries. There are many things that one could miss about New York City: the lightning paced bustle of everyday life, walks through Central Park in the Autumn, or […]
Uptown Beautification event organized by UMBA on Apr. 8 2017 brought together neighbors and friends in the name of community spring cleanup.
UMBA keeps Montclair fresh and clean through their Spring Clean-Up! Spring is around the corner, and with that comes the inevitable spring cleaning. Rather than sitting around the house and recycling old papers, the Montclair community went outside to have fun with friends at UMBA’s Spring Clean Up! On April 8, UMBA hosted a Spring […]
UMBA helps members network through events held once a month in various locations across town including Designer Appliances and Montclair Culinary Academy.
Designer Appliances and Montclair Culinary Academy teamed up to host UMBA event. Once a month, UMBA gives its members the opportunity to host a networking event. Members without a storefront can co-host with members who have a physical space. The networking events allow retailers to see other spaces in the community and highlight their own […]
UMBA generates essential relationships between businesses and promotes town relations in the thriving hub of Upper Montclair.
Join UMBA to help your business stay connected in Upper Montclair. The Upper Montclair Business Association (UMBA) started as a coalition of businesses to collaborate with the town. Before UMBA, there was no way to gather individual business’s perspectives and input. Its start gave the town’s individual businesses, property owners and merchants a direct means of […]
Seeking a safe space to sit back, relax, have some snacks or drinks and develop your painting skills in the company of friends? Head to ArteVino!
Let your inner artist run free and relax at ArteVino studios. In this day and age where so many folks surround themselves in sort of cocoon of screens, social media and entertainment, it can be surprising to recall that places like ArteVino still exist. In some ways conceived as a method to help combat some […]
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 […]
Located on Bellevue Ave., the European-inspired ‘gastropub’ specializes in charcuterie, pasta dishes and elevated American entrees.
Great cuisine from De Novo in Upper Montclair. De Novo, opened by restaurateur Demetri Malki, has been serving the Montclair community as a European pub that is not only family-oriented, but serves meals that make sure to satisfy your appetite. Malki, who has opened and operated many restaurants around the state of New Jersey, including […]
Shopkins are the new craze with young kids, and an upcoming event at Learning Express Toys will allow children to trade their Shopkins with each other.
Shopkins are all the rage. If you have been hearing whether it’s on the news or by word of mouth a new trend with young kids is sweeping across the nation. They are called the Shopkins, they are little figurines that are in the shape of general store items such as food and makeup. They […]