Montclair YMCA president, CEO to step down

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Jo Ann Short, president and CEO of the Montclair YMCA since 2010, is stepping down this week. Short’s resignation was announced in a letter that the board of directors sent to members on...

Woman found dead in Montclair apartment

Authorities are investigating after a woman was found dead in a Montclair apartment earlier this week. Police were called to the woman’s apartment on Grove Street on Sunday. Essex County Assistant Prosecutor Thomas Fennelly said Friday...

Two injured when senior care van, ambulance collide in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news At least two people were injured when a senior care van and a transport ambulance collided at the intersection of Greenwood and Claremont avenues Thursday afternoon. Police Lt. David O’Dowd said Friday that...

Montclair to discuss possible 30 mph speed limit on Grove

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Following a fatal accident on Grove Street, a county road, in June, the Township Council will discuss lowering the speed limit on that street to 30 mph at its first meeting in...

Time for Toasting in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Do you have a favorite teacher you’d like to give a shout-out to? Are you looking for an opportunity to get a group of people together for ice cream, drinks or a...
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Compromise: Edgemont could get 6 parking spots in response to senior outcry

The park house at Edgemont Memorial Park will get six new parking spaces after seniors lobbied the town over the lack of parking with the new configuration of the driveway and loss of the parking area.

Montclair PD: Man wanted in Miller Street stabbing

By Erin Roll roll@montclairlocal.news Police in Montclair are searching for a man wanted on charges of stabbing a man on Miller Street Monday night. Authorities say that Donald “Ibn” Silvera, 40, is wanted for stabbing a 48-year-old...

Montclair Board of School Estimate gives green light to Fortunato, Woodman

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Board of School Estimate has given the go-ahead to three capital projects, including upgrades to two of Montclair's athletic fields. During its Wednesday, Jan. 31 meeting at the George Inness Annex,...

‘Real Housewives of N.J.’ husband seeks OK for house

Joe Gorga, husband of Melissa Gorga of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey," was at the Township Zoning Board of Approval on Wednesday seeking several variances for a house he plans to build on...
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Walnut, Glenridge mini-parks popping up in August

After a few design snags and a late start, the parklets planned for Walnut Street and Glenridge Avenue could be welcoming guests by mid-August.