Council committee calls for downsizing of Lackawanna Plaza plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Agreeing with many major recommendations made by planners and historic preservationists, a special Township Council committee on Monday night said that the proposed Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment plan should be downsized — to...

Montclair to discuss possible 30 mph speed limit on Grove

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Following a fatal accident on Grove Street, a county road, in June, the Township Council will discuss lowering the speed limit on that street to 30 mph at its first meeting in...

Soccer: Penalty kick goal lifts Mounties past MKA Cougars, 1-0

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Both rain and yellow cards fell on Fortunato Field Tuesday afternoon, as the Montclair High School boys soccer team took on Montclair Kimberley Academy. In a physical, rowdy game from both sides,...

Football: Mounties’ second half surge buries West Orange, 48-7

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news WEST ORANGE—It was a tale of two halves for the Montclair High School football team as the Mounties struggled in the first half and then walloped the West Orange Mountaineers in the...

Residents start petition to save Montclair’s Bellevue Theatre

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news A petition to save the Bellevue Theatre from closing has been launched. Montclair resident Lena Fine started a petition on Change.org Thursday evening, after it was announced that Bow Tie Cinemas' lease on...

Montclair planning board proposes overhaul of zoning guidelines

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair's planning board wants to do some housekeeping on its zoning guidelines. The board introduced a rough draft of revisions to the township's zoning ordinance during Monday night's workshop meeting, including a new...
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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.

Montclair hospital welcomes first baby of 2018

Aaden Bailey was the first baby born in 2018 at the Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center in Montclair, according to a release from the hospital. Aaden, the first son and second child of Montclair...

Snowflakes tell women’s tales of sexual assault

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news If artist and gallery owner Amy Tingle has her way, by the end of February Montclair will have a blizzard that has nothing to do with winter. She is creating a collection...

Montclair Fencing: Mounties in fine form at District 5

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news All the Montclair fencing teams do is win these days, with the latest successes coming as they hosted the District 5 Tournament on Sunday, Jan. 28. The Mounties girls team finished second overall...