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Saturday, October 21, 2017

Beefed-up police, radar, education campaign aim to curtail accidents

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The township is taking steps to improve pedestrian safety, including hiring more police officers, employing radar and even mounting a public-information campaign...

Culture in brief: Little Read starts today

The Montclair Public Library will hold its ninth annual Little Read weekend on Friday, Oct. 20, and Saturday, Oct. 21, a free children’s read-aloud...

Open Book/Open Mind: Katy Tur talks about her new book at Montclair Public Library

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news People need to talk to one another, and listen to one another. That’s the only way we’ll be saved. It was an emotional...

Photo: Art Walk tomorrow

The Fall Art Walk will take place in Montclair Center on Friday, Oct. 20, 6-9 p.m.  Art will be displayed in boutiques, restaurants and...

Volleyball: Mounties getting noticed as ECT kicks off

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news As the Montclair High School volleyball team gets ready for the Essex County Tournament, coach Pam Reilly is happy but not content. Landing the No. 7 seed in the bracket is good since...

Field Hockey: 2-1 gets Cougars going after West Essex ECT loss

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The best cure for a tough loss is a solid win, and that’s just what Montclair Kimberley Academy’s field hockey team got with its 2-1 win over the Governor Livingston Highlanders on...

Soccer: Mounties, Cougars look to prove themselves in ECT

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Tournament time is here for the four soccer teams at Montclair High School and the Montclair Kimberley Academy, as the Essex County Tournaments get underway this week. Preliminary rounds of the tournament got...

Athlete Spotlight: Missy Wrede, Field Hockey, Montclair Mounties

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Scoring a game-winning goal — as Montclair High School field hockey forward Missy Wrede did against Glen Ridge to on Saturday, Oct. 14 — is a great feeling. Doing it in overtime, to...

Obituaries: William K. Walsh

Mr. William K. Walsh, 75, of Montclair died on Oct. 18, 2017. Mr. Walsh was predeceased by his parents Luke and Mary (McGowan) Walsh. He...

Montclair Community Pre-K marks 20th anniversary

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair Community Pre-K is marking its 20th anniversary this year. The entire school — past and current students, staff, and parents — was...

Culture in brief: Gardens Aglow comes to Presby Iris Gardens

Gardens Aglow will return to the Essex County Presby Memorial Iris Gardens, 474 Upper Mountain Ave., on Friday, Oct. 20, from 6 to 9...

Obituary: Jesse Carlton Spain

Jesse Carlton Spain, 80, a resident of Manhattan, died on Oct. 11, 2017. A wake will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 18, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Caggiano...

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