bats

Culture in brief: bats and more at Van Vleck

Van Vleck House & Gardens offers “Summer Fun in the Garden” on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2:30-4 p.m. The program, geared toward kids and family, will include a mini lesson or discussion in the Van...
summer snaps

Photo: Summer Snaps and the Emala family

It's still summer for a few more weeks, and we're keeping it fun and neighborly! Send us your summer snaps! What are you up to? Singing in the rain? Boating down the street after the...
SAM

Photo: kids see the world at Park Street Academy

Park Street Academy (PSA), a private pre-school and kindergarten located in Montclair, hosted SAM (Senior Art Museum), a special, one-night-only, pop-up museum exhibit on May 18.  This show featured more 400 works created by...
straws

Saying no thank you to straws in Montclair is spreading

By Tara Kolton for Montclair Local Word is continuing to spread around Montclair that straws truly suck for the environment. A program to reduce the use of non-reusable plastics throughout the community is gaining momentum. A group...
recycling

MKA celebrates Earth Day with recycling, composting and gardening

In celebration of Earth Day 2018, the students and faculty at Montclair Kimberley Academy, are focusing on programs that help reduce waste in meaningful ways and connecting with service learning initiatives throughout the three campuses.  From...

Montclair kids go deep in ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Book Club

In the Book Club for "A Wrinkle in Time" at Montclair Public Library for kids grades 4-6, children have fun while going deep.

Montclair group helps parents find light during a dark time

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Three Montclair women have made it their mission to help families work through the grief of losing a baby to stillbirth or miscarriage. Denise Cante, Erin Truxillo and Jennifer Brown are the founders...