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Monday, December 18, 2017

Teen bicyclist struck by vehicle on Bellevue Avenue

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A 14-year-old boy riding a bike across Bellevue Avenue was struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in Upper Montclair, police said Thursday. A 41-year-old Verona man was driving east on Bellevue Avenue when...

Township to review parking facilities

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The township’s utility official plans to evaluate the physical condition of the municipal parking facilities, including the Crescent and Bay Street decks, and to recommend that the contract for operating the locations...

Montclair man arraigned in Newark on animal cruelty charges

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A Montclair man accused of animal cruelty after a road rage video went viral on the internet pleaded not guilty in his first court appearance on Tuesday. Marc Dionne, 22, appeared before Judge...

Five arrested following weapons incident at Montclair High School

Five people were arrested following a trespassing incident involving weapons at Montclair High School Monday afternoon. Two juveniles - a 16-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy, both from Newark - were charged with defiant trespass....

Montclair introduces draft of safe streets plan

Montclair is rolling out a plan to make the township's streets safer and more user-friendly, with possibilities of infrastructure upgrades on high-traffic streets and increased education and enforcement. The township has released a draft plan of...

Council to discuss lowering Grove Street speed limit to 30 mph

  By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Following a fatal accident on the county road this summer, the Township Council will discuss lowering the speed limit on Grove Street to 30 mph at its first meeting in October. The...

Police urge residents to lock cars after series of thefts

The Montclair Police Department has issued a warning to residents urging them to lock their cars and not keep valuables in them, following a recent series of burglaries in the town's northern end. "Montclair Police Department...

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...

New ladder truck for Montclair Fire Department

Montclair firefighters, from left, Lt. Dave Hill, Firefighter Tim McLoughlin, Lt. Dan Ernst, and Capt. Joe Bates, were the design team for the new ladder truck, which will be assigned to Fire Station #2. PHOTO...

SUV crashes into car at Porter Place, Harrison Avenue

by LINDA MOSS and ERIN ROLL moss@montclairlocal.news roll@montclairlocal.news An SUV struck a car at the corner of Porter Place and Harrison Avenue Friday afternoon, with the Montclair Fire Department using the jaws of life to remove passengers...

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