Architects recommend upgrades to Montclair school playgrounds

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair’s elementary school playgrounds are in need of repairs or replacement, according to a capital projects list by architects from the firm of Parette Somjen. The capital projects list recommends replacing the playground...

Montclair Eats: Fall-flavored pastries

By STEVEN DeSALVO For Montclair Local In Montclair Eats, Food writer Steven DeSalvo compares dishes at Montclair restaurants. DeSalvo has a degree in Hospitality Business Management from the University of Delaware, and has worked extensively in...
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Studio Montclair Inc.’s Incubator Galleries at Academy Square show of art made with string

In "String Theory" in the Incubator Galleries at Academy Square, Studio Montclair Inc. shows off three artists who work with yarn.

Montclair Soccer: Win, Seton Hall loss clinches SEC title for Mounties

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Sometimes good news comes in waves. The first piece of good news for the Montclair High School boys soccer team came when Will Moore blasted a ball past the West Orange keeper...

Montclair Football Notebook: Power Points and Bloomfield Preview

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Despite last Saturday’s crushing 29-28 loss to Seton Hall Prep, the Montclair Mounties still control their own destiny in terms of the playoffs. As head coach John Fiore pointed out to his...

PHOTOS: Aren’t they a blessing!

They gathered; all ages and all species. Pets, pictures of pets and dear stuffed animals were brought all to be blessed at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair. last weekend. The service draws from the...
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Blues Traveler: Back to basics after 30 years

Blues Traveler Release of “Hurry Up & Hang Around” Friday, Oct. 12, 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. General Admission Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St. Wellmonttheater.com - 973-783-9500 bluestraveler.com By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news On Friday, Oct....
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Renters fighting back on large rent increases by new owners

After receiving leases with up to 30 percent rent increases, residents fight back.

Eric LeGrand speaks to Buzz Aldrin students in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news “My name is Eric LeGrand, and I truly believe I will walk again,” the Rutgers football star told a sea of red T-shirts and football jerseys in the Buzz Aldrin Middle School...

Vacant bank building catches fire on Valley Road, one firefighter injured

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A firefighter was injured as crews responded to a fire at a vacant bank building on Valley Road near the intersection with Bellevue Avenue. The fire was reported at the building at 8...