Tale of controversial ice cream shop logo goes viral

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Seemingly reflecting the national zeitgeist regarding sexual harassment, a story about a Montclair ice cream shop’s controversial logo, which some claimed was offensive to women, went viral and was picked up by...

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...

Corner’s owner advances plans for restaurant in Marzullo’s space

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The former Marzullo’s Restaurant & Caterers space may be the second Montclair venue about to see a revival. The old Marzullo’s location on Grove Street has now been completely gutted by contractors, and...

Mayor wants Lackawanna developers at May 23 council meeting

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Saying he wants “to keep their feet to the fire,” Mayor Robert Jackson is inviting the developers of the controversial Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment project to the May 23 Township Council meeting for...
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Could saving Lackawanna train sheds derail supermarket?

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The need for a supermarket at the Lackawanna Plaza site, and parking to go with it, was weighed against historical preservation as testimony continued at the May 14 planning board meeting. Last...

PHOTOS: Glenridge Parklet opens

On Friday, Sept. 28, Mayor Robert Jackson, BID Director Israel Cronk and other officials will open a new seasonal parklet on Glenridge Avenue.

Residents unhappy with revised Lorraine Ave. plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news To avoid litigation, a developer has amended his plan for the former Warner Communications facility on Lorraine Avenue, and is now looking to create an addition that will make the property look...
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Montclair women still underpaid compared to male counterparts

Data from the Census paints a dire picture for Montclair’s gender gap numbers.

ShopRite eyes Lackawanna Plaza for superstore

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news ShopRite may be coming to Lackawanna Plaza as an anchor tenant, but the township won’t be moving its municipal complex and police headquarters to the property. At her Fourth Ward meeting Tuesday night,...
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Businesses approved for Willow and Walnut

By Tina Pappas for Montclair Local The Planning Board approved an expansion to O A Peterson Construction Co. on North Willow Street and the addition of a martial arts studio on Walnut Street. The properties are owned...