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Montclair police, clergy setting up chaplain program

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Police Department will be adding some chaplains to its ranks. The department is bringing back a chaplain program as part of...

Montclair: send us your best limerick!

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. Montclair is a town full of writers. So, we triple dog dare you: write us a...
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Peter Coyl starts work as Montclair Public Library’s new director

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Peter Coyl has joined the staff of the Montclair Public Library as its new library director. Coyl is taking the place of David...
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Montclair celebrates International Women’s Day

Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day. Women achieved the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920, but had been marching...
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Montclair Ambulance Unit honors Irish pubs

The Healing of the Green? Montclair Ambulance Unit (MAU) is holding its sixth annual St. Patrick’s Day Benefit on Friday, March 3, from 7 to...
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Obituary: Margarita Tosca

Margarita Tosca, known as Nana, of Montclair, formerly of Humacao, Puerto Rico, died on Thursday, Feb. 23.   She was preceded in death by her parents, Marcelo...

Obituary: Margaret Alice Pratt

Margaret Alice Pratt (née Cunningham), 69, of Bloomfield, formerly of Montclair, died at her home on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Ms. Pratt was born in...
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Solar trash compactors installed in Montclair business district

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The next time you need to throw away your crumpled-up food wrappers or chewing gum while you’re walking along Church Street, there...

Open Book/Open Mind holds 2nd-anniversary fundraiser

Everyone knows there are a lot of writers and journos in Montclair. During Superstorm Sandy, many of them wrote in the warmth of the...