Mother and Child reunion: Mother’s day pics in Montclair

We asked for pictures of mother-child lookalikes, in honor of Mother’s Day. Here are two we received — if you’re seeing Mom on Sunday,...
Scouts

Montclair Boy Scouts advance

Montclair Boy Scout Troop 13 recently celebrated the progress of several scouts at a spring Court of Honor. Christian Uva and Lucas Young both moved...

How are Montclair commuters faring during Penn Station repairs?

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Summer of hell? Or just summer of a cooler circle of purgatory? Monday marked the first official day of Amtrak’s summerlong repair work at...
William Leroy Swan

Obituary: William Leroy Swan

William Leroy Swan of Montclair died on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. Viewing will be on Saturday, Sept. 2, from 10 to noon, with a funeral service following...

Obituary: Shirley Williams Dodd

Shirley Williams Dodd, longtime resident of Montclair, died peacefully on Sept. 1. Ms. Dodd, also known as Peg, was born to parents Robert and Louise...

Culture in brief: local artists’ work available on notecards

Paintings by five local artists have been reproduced on notecards and are being sold through the Montclair Art Museum to raise money for future...
Winter Solstice

Facts of the Winter Solstice, Dec. 21

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news The Winter Solstice, which is known as the shortest day of the year, happens this year at 11:28 a.m. on Thursday,...

Louis Zorich, actor and Montclair resident, dies at 93

Louis Zorich, a veteran actor and longtime Montclair resident best-known for his role as Paul Reiser’s father on the TV series “Mad About You,”...
senior

Montclair Advisory Committee seeks your input on future senior housing

  By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news At the most recent Montclair Planning Board meeting, 96-year-old Samuel Debnam’s plan to subdivide his lot where he has had a...
law

Law would open up medical marijuana to all patients, all doctors

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The owner of Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair says he is ready to meet the demand of more patients seeking medical...