liquor license

No takers – $1 M liquor license fails to garner bids

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news No one showed up for the Nov. 28 public auction of the township’s new liquor license. Applications were to be received by Nov. 15 with all pre-qualifiers being notified by Nov....
intersection

Parents seek traffic calming measures at Bellevue, Upper Mountain

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair Local Dozens of vehicles will pass through the intersection of Bellevue and Upper Mountain avenues before motorists allow pedestrians — many of whom are students — to cross, a resident told...

Montclair High School cheerleaders call for coach to be reinstated

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair High School cheerleading squad came before the Montclair Board of Education Wednesday night urging the district to reinstate the school's head cheer coach. In a prepared statement, squad member Nafia Hampton...

Glenfield closes two classrooms due to damaged attic timbers

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Two classrooms at Glenfield Middle School are now closed after a building inspection found damaged roof trusses in the attic area over the classrooms. Glenfield Principal Cheryl Hopper sent a letter to parents...
46 units

New 46-unit housing project proposed for Orange Road

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news A four-story apartment and retail building is proposed for Orange Road in between the MC Hotel, currently on the rise, and the Orange Road parking garage. The proposal for the 0.644-acre...
testimony ends

Lackawanna developer ends six months of testimony

By Jaimie Julia Winters  winters@montclairlocal.news More than six months of testimony by the proponents of the Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment plan rumbled to a conclusion on Monday with the issue of just what constitutes a train station...
deer

Environment commission pushes for deer assessment

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair Local To get a handle on the extent of the deer problems in Montclair, the Environmental Commission will recommend that the township conduct an assessment. “We spoke to a bunch of organizations...

Montclair Police under review in connection with Glen Ridge crash

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news A high-speed chase involving Montclair Police officers, which ended with two dead following a crash in Glen Ridge, is under investigation by the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office. The preliminary investigation indicates that...

Police looking for boyfriend charged with Union Gardens murder

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news Kenneth Jones of Montclair has been charged with the fatal stabbing of Tameeka Johnson, 41, also of Montclair. Johnson's murder is the third in Montclair this year. On Nov. 12, Montclair Police...