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Sunday, April 22, 2018

Police: Montclair man swung dog on leash, injuring it

A Montclair man is facing animal cruelty charges after police say he allegedly swung a dog around on a leash and caused it to hit a tree. Lawrence Athill, 64, was arrested following the incident...

Town readies for more snow

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news It may be the first day of spring and the crocuses are sprouting, but the forecast calls for 11 to 15 inches of snow tomorrow, March 21. And as of Tuesday...
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Roads closed, trees down and power lost in Wednesday’s Nor’ Easter

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news About 7 percent of Montclair residents are without power and over 100 streets are completely blocked or partially closed due to the March snowstorm that hit on yesterday, March 7. About...
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Montclair announces closures, warns to get off streets

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The weather service is now predicting up to 16 inches of snow for the area with winds up to 40 mph tonight, March 7. Montclair School officials closed schools for today March...

Man’s body found near train station in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A 67-year-old man who suffered an apparent medical emergency was found dead near the Upper Montclair Train Station and Toney’s Brook Friday, March 2. The man appeared to have suffered the emergency while...
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Many still without power

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news About one-quarter of the 291 homes that were without power overnight now have the lights back on. But about 247 residences remained without power as of 1 p.m. on Saturday, according...
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Storm creating dangerous, windy conditions

A Nor’ Easter has created icy slick road conditions and winds up to 55 mph for the area and Essex County residents Friday. Wind gusts resulted in uprooting a tree which came down on...

Montclair schools, community talk Parkland

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The national discussion surrounding the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida is also taking place in Montclair. One of the most-talked about issues is whether Montclair’s schools could...

Updated: Montclair’s Bloomfield Ave. intersections to get safety upgrades

By LINDA MOSS and ERIN ROLL moss@montclairlocal.news roll@montclairlcoal.news Essex County will be making traffic-safety improvements to 12 intersections along Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair, including some of the town's most treacherous ones, using a $9.7 million federal grant...

Thief steals collection money from Montclair’s Immaculate Conception

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news  A thief made off with part of the collection money from a Sunday morning Mass at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, and township police are investigating the crime. At 11:15 a.m. Sunday...

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