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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

State releases school performance reports for Montclair, other districts

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The state has released school performance reports for New Jersey’s school districts, including Montclair. On the assessments, schools were graded in three areas: English, math and chronic absenteeism. In each area, schools are...

Montclair United Way offers free tax preparation

Low- and moderate-income area residents can get their taxes prepared for free starting Feb. 5 at tax sites, including one in Montclair, run by United Way of Northern New Jersey and its partners in Morris, Somerset,...

Former Rascals set to turn into Montclair Social Club supper club

By LINDA MOSS moss@montlcairlocal.news The new tenant at the former Rascals Comedy Club space has outlined plans to transform the venue, vacant for a decade, into a bar-restaurant with live entertainment called the Montclair Social Club. The...

Open Book/Open Mind: Parenting as a writing prompt

For Montclair authors Estep Nagy and Garth Hallberg, dadhood affects authorship.

Montclair YMCA names new president, CEO

The YMCA of Montclair has named Buddy Evans as its new president and chief executive officer, effective March 5, the organization said Thursday. Selected by the Y’s Board of Directors following a four-month search, Evans...

Montclair group helps parents find light during a dark time

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Three Montclair women have made it their mission to help families work through the grief of losing a baby to stillbirth or miscarriage. Denise Cante, Erin Truxillo and Jennifer Brown are the founders...

Montclair’s The Write Group says ‘Welcome’

The Write Group turns 19.

Fencing: MHS girls take fourth at Santelli Tournament

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair High School fencing team had a remarkable weekend at the Santelli and Cetrulo tournaments, held at Drew University on Jan. 13 and 14. The highlight for the Mounties was on...

Swimming: Muldoon, Mounties boys and girls shine at county meet

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news It was a big weekend for a Montclair Mounties swim team that has been on a roll since the beginning of the season. Both the boys and girls squads finished second in Monday’s...

Proposed new bee rules cause concern for local beekeepers

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A piece of legislation working its way through the state government may mean some difficulties for New Jersey beekeepers, including in the Montclair area, if it is passed. The state is considering several...

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