Off-street parking a challenge for some

Homeowners are looking to tear down their garages and build new ones telling the Montclair Zoning Board of Adjustment that existing space is not enough in their older garages.

‘Hansel and Gretel’ goes traditional at Opera Theatre of Montclair

"Hansel and Gretel" by Engelbert Humperdinck presents a classic family, by adults, for all.

Dot’s Desk: On the road again

Touring is not glamorous, writes bestseller Dorothea Benton Frank. But the people she meets make it worthwhile.

Sing with pros. No audition required.

AT OSNJ, no audition required. Read music, and love to sing, and expect to work hard.

All Write Now: Write with intent, to write well

Steph Auteri discovers that writing with intention makes writing better, and easier.

Montclair Football Notebook: Ohio Trip notes, East Orange preview

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Mounties took a trip to Massillon, Ohio last weekend to take on the Washington High School Tigers. They also made three stops — two for information and one for fun —...

Montclair Football: Massillon powerhouse stifles Mounties, 49-7

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news MASSILLON, OHIO—The Mounties went a long way to meet the Washington High School Tigers, but Montclair High School’s football team got behind early and fell to their hosts, 49-7. The same struggles that...

Montclair Field Hockey: Despite defeat to Johnson, Mounties embracing strong start

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news CLARK—Coming into their Monday game against No. 18 Arthur L. Johnson High School, the Montclair High field hockey team was riding high on a wave of six wins in a row to...

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Leah Plawker, MHS, Senior

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news While the Montclair Mounties field hockey team lost to the Arthur L. Johnson Crusaders by a score of 2-0 last Monday, senior captain Leah Plawker still feels optimistic. ALJ is ranked as...

Montclair Kimberley Academy teams spend time helping others

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news For athletes at Montclair Kimberley Academy, what they do off the field is as important as what they do on it. To that end, this past August the MKA athletic community took...

Obituary: James Lazarus

James Lazarus, 77, of Montclair, died on Sept. 19, 2018. He is survived by his wife Branda, his son Dollar, and a host of...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Gucci

Gucci looks just like a designer dog.  He's full of love and personality. At only five months old, he's obedient, gentle and one of...

Montclair Monarchs are released in Crane Park

Trina Paulus released hundreds of Monarch Butterflies in her Montclair home. Last Saturday they were released in Crane Park.

PHOTOS: Butterfly release in Crane Park

PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHT Approximately 200 people showed up for the end-of-summer Crane Park Monarch Butterfly release on Sept. 15. About 300 butterflies were raised by...