Tag Archives: montclair

April 15th: The StrangeXchange!

Step right up to see a bazaar of the bizarre! Weird NJ is excited to announce that we will be taking part in the holiday installment of the StrangeXchange, hosted by Weird NJ and The Aquarian Weekly. It’s a pop-up flea market that will be taking place … Continue reading

The Cult of Mysterious “Monks Castle”

In the late 70s and early 80s rumors of a “Sex and Drugs” cult residing at “Monks Castle” began circulating around Montclair. One resident described the reaction of the community as “panic stricken” in a New York Times article about the cult, which ran under the headline “Guru’s Cult in Castle Troubles Montclair.” Continue reading