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Montclair parents workshop to be held next Saturday

A free parent workshop titled “Emotional Regulation and Mindfulness” will take place at Union Congregational Church, 176 Cooper Ave., on Saturday, March 25, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Preregistration is required. The workshop is presented...

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...
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 up to the First Class rank. Logan Bateman, Daniel Friedman,...
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...
AmeriCorps NCCC

Montclair teen builds homes and her future in AmeriCorps NCCC

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Lyric Gibson never imagined herself using a chainsaw. Now it’s one of her favorite things to do. “I love climbing ladders and hammering nails into roofs, and using nailguns,” Gibson said with a laugh....

Montclair girl does good: Ella Freund holds ‘Mitzvahpalooza’

'Mitzvahpalooza' Saturday, Oct. 7 Studio Playhouse 14 Alvin Place studioplayhouse.org By ROSEMARIE SALVATORE For Montclair Local Music means a lot to Glenfield Middle School seventh-grader Ella Freund, because she has grown up with it. Ella “lives and breathes music,” according...

Hitting the big 1-0: Montclair’s Geyer Avenue Family Branch YMCA

Geyer Avenue Family Branch of the YMCA began its celebration of its 10th birthday this past weekend at Crane Park.