Madness

‘Madness’ documents loopholes in mental health system

That Way Madness Lies... Directed by Sandra Luckow Thursday, July 19, 7:30 p.m. and Friday, July 20, 7:30 p.m. Montclair Film, Cinema505, 505 Bloomfield Ave. Q&A with director Sandra Luckow and associate producer (and Montclair resident) Stu Zakim to follow. By...

Montclair hedge fund owner sentenced for six years

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A Montclair hedge fund owner has been sentenced to six years in prison for defrauding two investors of $4 million. Nicholas Lattanzio, 62, was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Newark, according to...
Ditch the bag

Montclair, get ready to ditch the bag

The movement to reduce the use of disposable plastics in the community is gaining momentum.

Montclair PD: Drunk man demands free liquor, locks employees inside store

By Erin Roll roll@montclairlocal.news A drunk Montclair man allegedly entered Caggiano's Liquors on Glenridge Avenue last week demanding free liquor and then locking employees inside the store, according to police. Jamal Liggins, 38, was arrested following the...

Montclair Rowing: Montclair rowers reach semifinals at Henley Regatta

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news After winning their first three races, Montclair rowers made it to the semifinals of the Henley Regatta, the sport’s best-known event worldwide, marking the best result ever for a Montclair boat. Athletes traveled...

Montclair Athletics: Track project derailed by extra costs, rising oil prices

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The Woodman Track project is delayed, as the Montclair Board of Education voted to reject the single bid they received at their June 18 meeting. While three companies were interested in bidding...

Watchung apartment complex gets nod

The planning board approved a plan for an 11-unit apartment building, although the site plan has been met with heavy opposition from neighboring residents for some time.
age in place

Postponement for 96-year-old who wants to sell half his lot to ‘age in place’

Property owner Sam Debnam, 96, wants to sell half of his 150-by-100-foot lot to developer Mitchell MacGregor, who plans to build a single-family house on the site.

Montclair PD: Man wanted in Miller Street stabbing

By Erin Roll roll@montclairlocal.news Police in Montclair are searching for a man wanted on charges of stabbing a man on Miller Street Monday night. Authorities say that Donald “Ibn” Silvera, 40, is wanted for stabbing a 48-year-old...
Terry Lawrence Demming

Montclair mourns loss of Terry Demming, 7, son of former council member

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair community is mourning the loss of seven-year-old Terry Demming, known as the “funniest boy in class and a great friend,” who died over July 4 weekend. Terry Demming drowned in a...