Montclair African American Heritage festivities begin

Montclair African -American Heritage Parade and Festival Memories Dance: Friday, June 2, 8 p.m., cafeteria, Montclair High School George Inness Annex, 141 Park St.Parade:...

Indoor ceremony remembers the fallen on Memorial Day

A great blue heron flying eastward was silhouetted against the white sky as the Montclair Police Department honor guard fired a salute to the...

Next weekend: 28th annual African-American Heritage event

Photo courtesy of the Montclair African-American Heritage FoundationSave the dates for the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation's Memories ball on Friday, June 2, and parade...

Preservationists rally to protect historic Lackawanna train station

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsHistoric preservationists are rallying to oppose the proposed redevelopment of Lackawanna Plaza, which they claim will “dwarf” and diminish the site’s landmark...

Tikkun for Erev Shavuot to be held at Temple Ner Tamid

Temple Ner Tamid will host this year’s Tikkun for Erev Shavuot on Tuesday evening, May 30.For more than 20 years, four synagogues — Bnai...

Ramadan: less food, more words

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsNot eating during the day is not the hardest thing about Ramadan, for Kevin Dawud Amin, of the Masjid Ul Wadud mosque...

Library puts together to-do list of repair projects

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Public Library board of trustees is putting together a list of needed repairs at its two locations.At a library board...
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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...
Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr.

Congressman Payne Jr. to hold Town Hall meeting in Montclair

Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr. (NJ-10) will host a town hall meeting on from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 31 at the Montclair...

Montclair film: fun, funny, fundraising on Red Nose Day

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsAbbot and Costello.Laurel and Hardy.The Blues Brothers.French and Saunders.Parker Bowles and Hall.Who? Luke Parker Bowles, board officer of Montclair Film, and Tom Hall,...