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MHS graduate does 4,500 mile cross-country bike ride for autism awareness

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Tim Kennedy, a 2008 graduate of Montclair High School, decided that he would go on a bike ride this summer. A very long bike ride. Kennedy, a mental health professional who specializes in working...

Straight up fun this weekend with barbecue in Montclair

by Deborah Ann Tripoldi tripoldi@montclairlocal.news To adapt to its growing popularity, the Montclair Food & Wine Festival’s Bourbon & Biergarten has moved to a new venue for its third year, and will be held at the...

Exotic Car Rally to take place on Sunday, June 11

The fourth annual police-escorted Exotic Car Rally presented by Fresco Da Franco and Orange County Choppers will take place on Sunday, June 11, from noon to 2 p.m., at 15 Church St. The rally benefits...

Montclair family raising money, awareness for scleroderma

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Ten-year-old Claudette Johnson is a Hillside student. She’s on the school’s swim team, enjoys gymnastics and plays the piano. She is also coping with scleroderma. Claudette and her family — mom Christine Loccke, dad...

Montclair African American Heritage festivities begin

Montclair African -American Heritage Parade and Festival Memories Dance: Friday, June 2, 8 p.m., cafeteria, Montclair High School George Inness Annex, 141 Park St. Parade: Saturday, June 3, 10:30 a.m., steps off Maple and Bloomfield...

Next weekend: 28th annual African-American Heritage event

Photo courtesy of the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation Save the dates for the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation's Memories ball on Friday, June 2, and parade & festival on Saturday, June 3. The 28th annual event on Saturday...

Montclair film: fun, funny, fundraising on Red Nose Day

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Abbot and Costello. Laurel and Hardy. The Blues Brothers. French and Saunders. Parker Bowles and Hall. Who? Luke Parker Bowles, board officer of Montclair Film, and Tom Hall, executive director of Montclair Film, banter and bounce jokes off...

Montclair arts groups discuss forming alliance

By LINDA MOSS moss@northjersey.com Arts groups in Montclair are discussing forming an alliance so they can pool their resources, to promote the town as a destination and to create a comprehensive calendar of events in the...

Never saying sorry: Women’s Empowerment panel in Montclair

by ANTOINETTE MARTIN for Montclair Local Women’s empowerment took the stage at the Wellmont on Tuesday, April 4, as a panel of local women offered evocative tips and insights into female strength and self-confidence. The panel included...

Taking a week for women in Montclair: Women’s Empowerment Week

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news For women, empowerment can be as simple as wearing a well-fitting bra. And as meaningful as wearing clothes, instead of scrubs, home from the hospital after an assault. Next week, from Saturday, April 1,...

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