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Friday, April 20, 2018

Montclair CFO wants to mandate employee direct deposit

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news With only nine township employees not opting for direct deposit and three recent incidents of double paycheck cashing, Padmaja Rao, Montclair’s...

Playing for and with nature: Diane Moser debuts ‘Birdsongs’

Diane Moser's "Birdsongs" came out of jamming with the birds.

All Write Now: Facing the Blank Page

Steph Auteri offers tips on overcoming fear of a blank page.

Studio Montclair presents ‘Discovery in the Detail’

"Discovery in the Detail" at Studio Montclair was created onsite.

Phi Mu Alpha at MSU plans benefit

The Phi Mu Alhpa Fraternity presents a benefit concert for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday, April 20.

Athlete Spotlight: Francesca Testa, softball, Montclair High School

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School junior Francesca Testa has had a great softball season so far. Through seven games, she has amassed 10 hits, including two triples, three doubles and a pair of home...

Baseball: Mistakes cost Mounties vs. Columbia, Millburn

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news While the weather was perfect for baseball, the Montclair High School baseball team had a rough Friday and Saturday, dropping two games as their record reached 1-5. The first game took place...

Softball: Mounties overcome mistakes to edge Hoboken

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Good teams find ways to hang on and win close games, regardless of what adversity is thrown their way. During their Tuesday afternoon 10-9 win over the Hoboken Redwings, the Mounties had to...

Softball: Turvey, Pacifico, produce game-winning surge for Cougars

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Kimberley Academy softball team pulled above .500 on Monday as they rallied back from a 4-3 deficit to beat West Orange 5-4. The Cougars’ (3-2, 3-0) rally was set off...

Basketball: Ex-Mountie star Hines-Allen drafted by WNBA’s Mystics

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Former Montclair High School basketball star Myisha Hines-Allen’s collegiate career may be done, but her journey looks like it is just beginning. Surrounded by friends and family, Hines-Allen was selected by the Washington...

Exploring space, loving earth:’Star Tours’ at Buzz Aldrin

The beauty of the earth is even more apparent from space. Astronomer Kevin Manning to visit Buzz Aldrin Middle School.

Obituary: Christopher Miele

Christopher Miele, 59, of Fairfield, formerly of Montclair, died on Thursday April 19, 2018. Mr. Miele was born and raised in Montclair, before moving to...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Mavis

Mavis loves long walks, long naps and good, old-fashioned belly rubs This girl is looking for a relationship to last a lifetime. Come meet...

Volunteer Spotlight: Bruce Goldstein helps strangers with a smile

By Deborah Ann Tripoldi tripoldi@montclairlocal.news Bruce Goldstein, 74, of Montclair, volunteers five hours a day on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., to...

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