Montclair Center BID director Israel Cronk resigns

Montclair Center Business Improvement District (BID) Executive Director Israel Cronk is resigning to take a new position in the private sector.

Culture in brief: ‘Working Girls’ concert

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m., sopranos Genya Muzyczka and Elizabeth Perryman, with accompanist David Miuallo, present a concert called “The Sound of Working...

Culture in brief: Josh Rouse kicks off new season at Outpost...

Outpost in the Burbs' fall season kick off with two back-to-back shows: Josh Rouse on Sept. 14, and Martin Sexton on Sept. 15, both...

Photos: Montclair Jazz Festival, truncated

The Montclair Jazz Festival was canceled due to thunderstorms: a first in its nine-year history. But President and Founder Melissa Walker knew it was...

No adults allowed (onstage): Harmony Concert shows off teen activism

The Harmony Concert, organized and presented by (mostly) Montclair teens, raises money for the COPE Center.

MKA soccer Paralympian raises awareness, inspires teammates

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news For Montclair Kimberley Academy rising junior Shea Hammond, all the usual hurdles for athletes — fierce opponents, long practices, packed schedules — were nothing compared to the one he has had to...

Montclair Athletics: Massive rainfall causes infill displacement on MHS fields

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Torrential rains exasperated problems at the aging Watchung, Fortunato and Woodman fields during Monday’s storm. The synthetic turf infill was lifted due to the rains and some turf was displaced at Watchung....

Montclair kickballers make friends, memories on the field

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news If you drive through Brookdale Park this fall, you might see something other than soccer games or the odd jogger running along at the Tom Fleming Athletic Complex. The Montclair Kickball League is...

Montclair Runners: Mountie runners win three-day, 232-mile race

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Since 2016, a contingent of Montclair High School runners have headed out to Montana to take part in the annual Montana Headwaters Relay.  In the first year, the group didn’t have enough...

Montclair Football: Mounties preseason notebook

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news August has arrived in Montclair, which means Mountie football is here as well. The Montclair High School football team took to Woodman Field for the first official practice of the preseason Monday...

Photo: Summer Snaps and The Lemonade Stand Gang

How's your summer going? Send us your Summer Snaps, Montclair!

Community in brief: Festival of St. Sebastian coming

The 92nd carnival celebrating the feast of St. Sebastian will take place in Montclair next week, Wednesday, Aug. 22, through Sunday, Aug. 26, at...

College Bound: 9 3/4 tips for writing a good essay

Think like a wizard, write a great essay.

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Bella

Bella is a very confident, affectionate and playful two-year-old calico. She will fill your home with laughs and love. She is very polite, does...