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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 will be a different receptacle to drop your trash in. Montclair...

Plans for Seymour Street plaza fuel combative meeting

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news At a contentious meeting, corporate redevelopment officials Monday defended their ability to bring quality arts and entertainment events to a planned plaza near the Wellmont Theater, saying their efforts aren’t “half-assed” and that...

BID to develop app for Montclair events, businesses

The Montclair Center Business Improvement District is working on a cellphone app so that residents and visitors will have information about local events and businesses at their fingertips, according to the organization. The idea is...

Planning board blasts Seymour Street proposals

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A loading zone on Church Street, by outdoor cafes and shops? A 4-foot-wide sidewalk in front of a six-story building on South Willow Street? Parking spaces eliminated during construction of a major...

Auction marks the final call for Rascals club

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In this case, it was everything and the kitchen sinks, plural. At the former Rascals Comedy Club on Wednesday hundreds of items were auctioned off, including dozens of chairs, high-top tables and bar...

Montclair granted $142,500 from state for microgrid study

Montclair will be receiving $142,500 from the state to do a microgrid feasibility study, part of a total of $2.1 million that will be handed out to 13 town centers. The N.J. Board of Public...

Photos: Georgian Inn’s Carriage House relocates

It was moving day Monday, July 17, for the Carriage House, as the red brick building was relocated from the back of the site of the Georgian Inn. It wasn’t much of a move,...

Developer says no deal yet with ShopRite for Lackawanna

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Construction of a new supermarket to replace Pathmark at Lackawanna Plaza is likely several years off, with the developers still talking to ShopRite about committing as an anchor tenant, with no deal...

Town tries to settle possible suit, Plofker’s Diva Lounge plans

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Threatened with a lawsuit, the township is trying to reach a settlement with the developer of the former Warner Communications building on Lorraine Avenue, raising concerns from residents who live near the...

Montclair attorney pleads guilty to role in $4 million insurance fraud ring

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A Montclair attorney has pleaded guilty to charges related to his alleged role in a $4 million medical insurance fraud ring. Mark Gertner pleaded guilty to third-degree third-degree criminal running, according to an...

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