Archive for March, 2012

Biking in Maplewood Just Became that Much Easier in Our Community

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Maplewood Enhances Biking Throughout the Community Towns across America are enjoying biking not just as exercise, but as a way of life, as more and more bike lanes are sharing the roadways. And, of course, plans are being made in Maplewood to join this national effort to enhance the lifestyle and health of all residents. […]

Rate The Best Sushi in the Area!

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

What’s Your Favorite Sushi Restaurant? Tell us where you go for your California rolls, smoked sake and salmon roe. By Elizabeth Moore; with edits by Mark Slade I used to go fishing with my grandfather as a kid. We would get home and we’d then clean the fish and ultimately pan fry it, grill it […]

M+M: Maplewood and Montclair; Two Great Towns!

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

I often get asked about the differences between two very good choices in towns which are bedroom communities of NYC–Maplewood and Montclair. Here is the cliff note version I advise to future residents: From where I sit, Maplewood is more “quaint” and while it has 3 business areas, the downtown village is traditionally the most […]

Montclair Resident Vote for Favorite Pre-K

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Montclair Patch just posted an article about Montclair Pre Schools and is tallying a vote. Here are the results as of today! For more info, check out Children’s Studio 1 (3%) Montclair Community Pre-K 8 (25%) Montclair Cooperative School 3 (9%) Over The Rainbow Nursery School 0 (0%) Parkside Montessori 2 (6%) Park Street […]

Are you Mad about Mad Men? Do you have a Jones for January Jones? Here is the Cure!

Friday, March 16th, 2012

With the New Season about to Premier on the 25th, there will be a lot of attention on this season. In the meantime, however, there is a way to set the stage for your viewing and luckily, its just 18 miles by car: The twinkling Manhattan high-rises; the put-your-best-face-forward fashions; the chain smoking, booze-soaked debauchery. […]

Pre-Schools in the Maplewood and South Orange Area

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

As the market is heating up and the influx of new families to our area begin the next phase of their lives, one of the most pressing concerns is “How to I make sure my children are properly cared for?” So, here is my list of Pre-Schools in the area. You will notice that several […]

Where are you going to get your Green-On!

Monday, March 12th, 2012

In just 5 days, on the 17th of March, it will be St. Patrick’s Day—a day filled with good cheer, good food, and festivities. As we don our green to celebrate and proudly wear green attire and/or accessories, there will be lots of wonderful places to do that here in Maplewood and South Orange, let […]

Maplewood’s March Arts Events

Sunday, March 11th, 2012

Sunday, March 11 3:00pm -7:30pm The Adult School Trip to NJPAC (luxury coach leaves at 3pm from CHS Parking lot on West Parker Avenue between the railroad and Gleason’s) $98 Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight! We have planned a special treat for you at the NJPAC: Hal Holbrook’s incomparable one-man-show will take us […]

Living in Short Hills New Jersey

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

  Living In | Short Hills, N.J. Schools, Shops and Transit, in a Pretty Package By DAVE CALDWELL, New York Times Published: March 8, 2012 THE hot spot here seems to be the Mall at Short Hills, a posh center with 160 stores covering 1.3 million square feet. Off an exit ramp of State Route […]

New Bride to New Home

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

This weekend, Bloomingdale’s will be hosting a bridal event on Saturday from Noon-2pm in their Short Hills Store and again on Sunday, from Noon-2pm in their Willowbrook, NJ Store. And, after your done, come check out some of our area open houses: Mark Slade Keller Williams 917.797.5059