Obituary: Harry Jacobs

Harry Jacobs, long-time partner of Elaine Golt Gongora, died, with Elaine at his side, on Oct. 20 at the age of 97.Born in Paterson,...

Menorah lighting set for Sunday, Dec. 2

 Chabad of Montclair will host a Grand Menorah Lighting on Sunday Dec. 2, 4:30 p.m., at the Hinck Building Atrium at 486 Bloomfield Avenue,...
Yu Cheung Chiu

Obituary: Yu Cheung Chiu

Yu Cheung Chiu, 76, of Galloway, formerly of Montclair, died on Dec. 24, 2018 surrounded by his family. Mr. Chiu was born in Toishan, Canton,...

Community news brief: County announces Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program

 For more than 10 years, the Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program has trained adult volunteers in current environmental issues affecting New Jersey so they can...
police chaplains

Township swears in 10 police chaplains

The Township Council on Tuesday night swore in nine chaplains, representing various faiths, as part of a new Montclair Police Department program.The police chaplains,...
South End

Piece of Montclair’s South End history razed for 8-home development

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The former home of African-American sports hero and business leader Aubrey Lewis was razed last Wednesday, making way for eight single-family...

Township launches wind-alert system for trash collection

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In an effort to reduce litter being scattered, starting this Saturday the Department of Community Services will initiate a two-level high-winds declaration...

Mother and Child reunion: Mother’s day pics in Montclair

We asked for pictures of mother-child lookalikes, in honor of Mother’s Day. Here are two we received — if you’re seeing Mom on Sunday,...
Scouts

Montclair Boy Scouts advance

Montclair Boy Scout Troop 13 recently celebrated the progress of several scouts at a spring Court of Honor.Christian Uva and Lucas Young both moved...

How are Montclair commuters faring during Penn Station repairs?

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsSummer of hell?Or just summer of a cooler circle of purgatory?Monday marked the first official day of Amtrak’s summerlong repair work at...