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Thursday, December 14, 2017

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...

Police investigating robbery at Grove Street convenience store

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Montclair convenience store on Wednesday. According to a statement from the Montclair Police Department, a man entered the Grove Convenience Store, 133 Grove St., just after...

Police urge residents to lock doors, windows after burglaries

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Police are investigating a series of residential burglaries in Montclair’s southwest corner. The Montclair Police Department sent out an advisory to residents on Thursday reporting that there have been at least 12 reported...

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...

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...

Woman found dead in Montclair apartment

Authorities are investigating after a woman was found dead in a Montclair apartment earlier this week. Police were called to the woman’s apartment on Grove Street on Sunday. Essex County Assistant Prosecutor Thomas Fennelly said Friday...

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...

Animal shelter persists after fire

Nearly a year after a devastating fire, with repairs not completed yet, the Montclair Township Animal Shelter is soldiering on and successfully finding homes for dogs and cats. As part of its efforts, the...

Train strikes vehicle on tracks in Upper Montclair

A NJ Transit train collided with a vehicle stopped on the tracks near the Upper Montclair train station late Monday afternoon. The accident occurred around 4:45 p.m. at the Bellevue Avenue grade crossing. The train...

Montclair Fire Department gets new insurance rating

The Montclair Local has received this press release from Katya Wowk, communications director for the Township of Montclair: The Montclair Township Fire Department reached an important milestone in its continued commitment to excellence – the...

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