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‘Aggressive’ raccoon chases woman, dog near Edgemont Park

A raccoon that chased a woman and her dog on their morning walk last Thursday was caught and euthanized, said township officials.

Montclair State University police criticized for actions during arrest

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair State University campus police are being scrutinized for their actions during an arrest on campus late Wednesday afternoon. The officers drew their weapons, according to witnesses at the scene. According to...
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Residents told to boil water

North Fullerton Avenue residents are being told to boil their water due to a water main break that occurred on Monday, Sept 3.
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Bomb scare evacuates Montclair supermarket

A suspected bomb at Acme on Tuesday, Aug. 28, turned out to be a lockbox full of skin care products.

Arrest made in weekend shooting that resulted in a gunshot to the nose

The victim, who had sustained a gunshot to the nose, had walked from the site of the shooting to Mountainside Hospital.

Montclair police investigating overnight shooting, robberies

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Police are investigating a shooting and at least two armed robberies that occurred late Sunday night and early Monday morning in Montclair. Police were called to the intersection of Glenridge Avenue and Pine...

Montclair continues cleaning up from floods

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair is still assessing the damage throughout the township caused by unexpected, heavy flooding on Aug. 11. Montclair, as a flood-affected area, is eligible for disaster relief from FEMA, according to an announcement...

Montclair floods cause massive damage

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Residents spent the early part of the week recovering from a flash flood that left basements deluged and cars stranded throughout the township over the weekend. A fast-moving storm deposited up to...

Montclair juvenile arrested after police chase through Newark

Two 17-year-old males from Montclair and East Orange were arrested Friday, Aug. 10, after crashing a stolen vehicle.
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PHOTOS: Montclair celebrates National Night Out

National Night Out was held in Montclair on Tuesday, Aug. 7.