Stillman School parking fiasco

Teachers at Stillman School were notified by the Plainfield Parking Bureau, and then by the school’s administration, that meters and 2-hour only parking signs would be installed near the school at an unspecified time in the near future. As Stillman has a larger staff than its twenty or so parking spots, this poses a problem…

22nd Annual Art in the Atrium exhibition now open

Until March 15th, the public is invited to admire, and potentially purchase, four floors of African-American art in Morristown. In its 22nd year, Art in the Atrium’s theme this time is “Your Crown Has Been Bought and Paid For,” a nod towards the struggle of those who came before us. The exhibit is located in…

Remembering Amiri Baraka on Democracy Now

Last week, when I heard Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report┬áreference the tribute and roundtable discussion about Amiri Baraka on Democracy Now as “the best episode of that program ever” and “maybe the most enriching, informative television that I have ever seen,” I knew that I had to catch it. I gained a great deal…