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...

Dog in Montclair bite-incident passes quarantine

BY LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A dog that bit a man outside Raymond’s restaurant has completed a 10-day quarantine and showed no signs of rabies, Township Communications Director Katya Wowk said Wednesday. The dog, which officials said was...
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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...

Montclair joins Bloomfield Ave. pedestrian-safety initiative

Essex County and six of its municipalities, including Montclair, are teaming up with the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority to try to reduce the number of accidents involving pedestrians on bustling Bloomfield Avenue. The joint...
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Montclair-based doctor dies in pedestrian accident

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Authorities are investigating after a Montclair-based doctor was killed in a pedestrian accident this week. Jan Huston-Pryor, 66, is believed to have been struck by a motor vehicle near her home in Essex...

Motor vehicle accident near MHS leaves several injured

Several people were reported injured following a two-vehicle accident near Montclair High School Friday afternoon. The accident happened at the corner of Chestnut Street and Midland Avenue between 4 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. It is not...

MKA gets parking lot, cafeteria approval

By Tina Pappas for Montclair Local Backups along Orange Road will be alleviated once a parking lot and driveway are upgraded at Montclair Kimberly Academy’s Brookdale Campus. The Montclair Zoning Board of Adjustment approved the school’s...

County approves lower speed limit on Grove Street in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Grove Street’s speed limit will be reduced to 30 miles per an hour. The Board of Chosen Freeholders voted on Wednesday, April 11, to lower the speed limit for the street’s entire length...

Two people charged in Montclair vehicle crash

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Two Montclair residents are facing charges as a result of a motor vehicle accident early Sunday morning. The rollover accident on South Mountain Avenue resulted in charges against both the driver, Anthony Singh,...

Motor vehicle victim was struck by two cars

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news A 52-year-old Montclair man was struck and killed on Wednesday morning on Bloomfield Avenue, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office. At around 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 31, Samson Hum was crossing...