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...
holistic

Gardening for Life: creating the holistic garden

Gardening can be good for the soul.
Brookdale

Montclair 150: Gardens connect to community

Montclair is full of wonderful gardens that are open to the public.

In the garden: Montclair horticulturist creates whimsical bounty

Montclair gardener Jennifer Bakshi creates whimsy and calm.

Gardening for Life: Tips for a beautiful summer garden

By JOSE GERMAN For Montclair Local Jose German is a New Jersey environmental activist, Essex County certified master gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth Coalition (neearth.org), a nonprofit environmental organization....

Gardening for Life: Fresh herbs are easy, why not try?

Herbs are useful and fragrant, and easy to grow.
Presby

Everything is coming up irises at Presby

By Erin Roll roll@montclairlocal.news The Presby Iris Gardens or Montclair’s “Rainbow on the Hill” is expected to give way to some spectacular blooms over the next few weeks. The long-cold winter may have been hard on...
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...

Gardening for Life: peas and lettuce are great to plant now

What to plant in April: Jose German has suggestions
spring

Gardening: Prepare now for spring

By Jose German for Montclair Local Jose German is a New Jersey environmental activist, Essex County certified master gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth Coalition, a nonprofit environmental organization. Spring is...