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Basketball: Immaculate’s Salmon says Lions ready to compete for titles

by ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.news Competition and hunger. Watch a few minutes of any Lions boys basketball practice at Immaculate Conception and you’ll quickly learn that is what head coach Jimmy Salmon and his coaching staff are looking...

Basketball: Wallace looks to push Mounties hard this season

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Mounties boys basketball team enters the 2017-18 season looking to build off the momentum from last season’s campaign, the first for head coach Gary Wallace. The Mounties went 17-11 during...

Montclair ice cream shop says it will dump controversial logo

  By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news  Responding to community backlash, the owners of a new Montclair ice cream shop on Thursday said that they never meant to offend anyone with their controversial logo, which depicts a sexy cow,...

GOP tax reform may hit Montclair home values hard

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair homeowners should brace for a double-digit decrease in their property values if proposed Republican federal tax reform passes. That’s the alarming message that Township Mayor Robert Jackson had this past weekend at...

Tale of controversial ice cream shop logo goes viral

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Seemingly reflecting the national zeitgeist regarding sexual harassment, a story about a Montclair ice cream shop’s controversial logo, which some claimed was offensive to women, went viral and was picked up by...

Montclair Sanctuary Alliance to hold dedication ceremony Thursday

The Montclair Sanctuary Alliance will hold a dedication ceremony on the third night of Hanukkah, Thursday, Dec. 14.

Gifts and gelt: The miracle of Hannukah includes toys, in Montclair

The Festival of Lights isn't about gifts, but the week before Hanukkah there's always a rush at the toy stores.

Cagey, fast fowl escapes capture in Montclair

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A fast-moving guinea hen is eluding capture by residents and township animal-control officials as skillfully as the Road Runner escaped from Wile E. Coyote in the classic Looney Tunes. The bird, nicknamed Henrietta...

Montclair NAACP seeks input on rent control

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The Montclair branch of the NAACP is looking for community feedback on the issue of rent stabilization, soliciting comments on the civic-engagement platform PlanetCivic. William Scott, chairman of the local NAACP’s Housing Committee,...

Township Planning Board approves three-car garage

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news With several caveats, the Township Planning Board Monday night granted the owner of a four-family dwelling on the corner of Midland Avenue and Walnut approval to build a three-car garage. Following a hearing...

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