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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Montclair microbrewery wins approval from township

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Raise your glasses and tip your mugs: The Township Planning Board Monday night gave Montclair’s first microbrewery the approvals it needs to...

Telling stories at ‘Behind the Screen’ from Montclair Film/The Film Institute...

Costumes are one way stories are told onscreen. "Behind the Screen" explores costume design, the elevator pitch, and other things they may omit in film school.

Program Notes: (re)becoming a playwright

(Re)discovering the joys of making art, as well as writing about it.

Culture in brief: Montclair Literary Festival announces authors

After a successful inaugural Montclair Literary Festival last year, organizers have announced the initial lineup for the 2018 festival. Best-selling author Tom Perrotta, who...

Open Book/Open Mind: Parenting as a writing prompt

For Montclair authors Estep Nagy and Garth Hallberg, dadhood affects authorship.

Wrestling: Mounties seedings set for Essex County Tournament

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news It's go time for the Montclair Mounties wrestling team, as they head to Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange on Thursday and Friday for the Essex County Tournament. Coach Eugene Kline has put his...

Fencing: MHS girls take fourth at Santelli Tournament

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair High School fencing team had a remarkable weekend at the Santelli and Cetrulo tournaments, held at Drew University on Jan. 13 and 14. The highlight for the Mounties was on...

Swimming: Muldoon, Mounties boys and girls shine at county meet

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news It was a big weekend for a Montclair Mounties swim team that has been on a roll since the beginning of the season. Both the boys and girls squads finished second in Monday’s...

Basketball: Cougars fight on despite low numbers

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news There are an endless array of challenges any team faces in a season. It doesn’t matter the sport — unforeseen challenges are the name of any game. So any coach has to...

Basketball: Wyatt, Murphy lift Mounties past hot-shooting Cougars late

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news When you get any Montclair Kimberley Academy and Montclair High school team on the same field against each other, you’re generally in for a roller coaster ride. That was certainly the case last...

Obituary: Marlene McKoy

Marlene Titina McKoy died on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at the age of 64. She resided in Montclair for the past 24 years. A funeral...

Montclair United Way offers free tax preparation

Low- and moderate-income area residents can get their taxes prepared for free starting Feb. 5 at tax sites, including one in Montclair, run by United Way...

Culture in brief: religion and science at Bnai Keshet

Columbia Biology Professor Robert Pollack, will speak on “Religion and Science” at Bnai Keshet, 99 South Fullerton Ave., on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 10:30...

Montclair YMCA names new president, CEO

The YMCA of Montclair has named Buddy Evans as its new president and chief executive officer, effective March 5, the organization said Thursday. Selected by...

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