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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Montclair man injured in pedestrian accident on Valley Road

A Montclair man was taken to the hospital with injuries after a pedestrian accident on Valley Road Wednesday night. Police Lt. David O'Dowd said Thursday that the man, a 49-year-old Montclair resident, had been crossing...

Biker dies after fall from cliff at Mills Reservation

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A Wayne man died in a fall on Monday, June 26, while mountain biking in Mills Reservation. Authorities say that Kerry Rivera, 49, and his brother were riding mountain bikes in the reservation...

Township looking to file charges in dog road-rage incident

By LINDA MOSS and ERIN ROLL moss@montclairlocal.news roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair authorities are planning to bring animal-cruelty charges against a man who pulled a small dog out of a vehicle and hurled it into traffic in a road-road incident...

Township swears in 10 police chaplains

The Township Council on Tuesday night swore in nine chaplains, representing various faiths, as part of a new Montclair Police Department program. The police chaplains, clergymen and -women, represent houses of worship throughout Montclair. Police Chief...

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....

Fire breaks out at Montague Place home

No one was injured in an early-morning fire on Montague Place on Thursday. The Montclair Fire Department received a call about the fire at 1:42 a.m., according to a notice released by the department. Units...

Montclair gets state grant to explore idea of microgrid

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Imagine if there were another Sandy-sized power outage in Montclair. It will probably happen. But what if there was a small energy grid, separate from the township’s main grid, that could keep a handful...
Nor' Easter

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...

Winter weather advisory: three inches of snow, no on-street parking

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the area, including North Jersey, calling for snowfall tonight with expected accumulations of up to three inches. The Montclair Office of Emergency Management, or...
Nor' Easter

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...

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