Tree Bed Contest Winners!

Tree Bed Beautification Contest Winners have been chosen. Be sure to check out these beautiful storefronts Best Planter: Sicilia Mia @siciliamia_official Sicilia Mia 4 South Fullerton Best Tree Bed: Montclair Film @montclairfilm 505 Bloomfield Avenue Most Creative: White Rabbit Black Heart @whiterabbitblackheart 219 Glenridge Avenue Best Group Work: Montclair Eco Streets @greenermontclair Between South Fullerton & Seymour …

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Palato Caffe & Cucina

Palato Caffe & Cucina Montclair Center is so lucky to have yet one more uniquely divine restaurant in our neighborhood! Palato Caffe & Cucina 377 Bloomfield Ave. is here and they are simply AMAZING. Meet co-owners Massimo Apicella Owner (originally from Puglia now Bloomfield) and Stefano Bosetti Chef (from Trento now Montclair) who have combined northern and …

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Church Street Circle

Church Street Circle Please enjoy this temporary plant installation at the Church Street circle courtesy of the Montclair Center BID.  Until the fountain is restored, we are keeping the circle looking fresh and beautiful.    

Springboard Montclair Applications Open

Montclair Center BID Announces Grant Competition for New Businesses to Open in Downtown Montclair  $10,000 and $15,000 Grant Awards from Springboard Montclair The Montclair Center BID is pleased to announce Springboard Montclair, a small business start-up grant competition that will help fund two businesses to lease space in downtown Montclair, NJ.  Applications will open on …

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Good Bottle Refill Shop

Good Bottle Refill Shop By: Lynese Salmon   New to Montclair Center is New Jersey’s first refill shop, Good Bottle, owned by mompreneur, Deanna Taylor-Heacock. Now located on 179 Glenridge Ave, Good Bottle refill shop makes every day Earth day while being the ideal location for zero waste lifestyle products. Deanna is a passionate business …

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Mesob Takeout Experience

Explore Mesob at home! We are excited to reveal this take-home cultural basket that is being developed by Mesob, Montclair’s acclaimed Ethiopian restaurant. Instead of plastic containers, customers will be able to experience a rich traditional meal. Developed through a grant the Montclair Center BID received from Main Street NJ, Mesob is working with Storefront …

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Women Owned Businesses In Montclair Center

In honor of Women’s History month, Montclair would like to acknowledge all of the women-owned businesses in the district. Montclair is proud to say, there are over 100 female-owned businesses in the district varying from restaurants, salons, boutiques, shops, fitness studios, photography studios, professional services, etc. There’s no question that Montclair is filled with strong …

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DIFFvelopment (Written by Lynese Salmon.) DIFFvelopment is a black-owned non-profit organization founded by Esi Kagale Agyeman Gillo and Peter Markeeo Gillo in 2015. DIFFvelopment arms aspiring Black visionaries from around the globe with the deep understanding of how to overcome the racial disparities impacting them today, a new empowering narrative to tell their history, a …

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