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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Township to buy 30 more Bigbelly trash receptacles

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news You'll soon be seeing more Bigbellies around town. On Tuesday night the Township Council awarded a $43,800 contract to Bigbelly Solar Inc. to purchase 30 of its solar-powered, 150-gallon trash compactors. The firm...

Montclair ambulance crew members join hurricane relief team in Virgin Islands

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Three Montclair EMTs are in the Caribbean to help with recovery efforts from this fall’s hurricanes. The Montclair Ambulance Unit is one of several first responder teams from New Jersey that have sent...

Soccer: MKA Cougars head to ECT finals while Mounties miss out

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news MILLBURN — Wednesday night was a big one for local soccer teams from Montclair High and Montclair Kimberley Academy, as three of them battled for a chance to make it to the...

Developers: no quick fix to increase senior housing in Montclair

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news There is no easy, “silver bullet” solution to creating more affordable housing for seniors and retirees in Montclair, a panel of local real estate developers said this week. “To address this problem is...

Montclair football: Last run for record-breaking Webb

When Daniel Webb takes the field at MetLife Stadium Friday night, it will be the culmination of a journey that has taken the West Point-bound MHS senior through incredible highs and constant challenges. Webb has...

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...

Critic of Montclair ice cream shop logo debuts ‘snowflake’ campaign

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The Montclair business owner who called out a local ice cream shop’s cow logo as being sexist, and was blitzed with hate mail as a result, is launching a campaign to make...

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...

Montclair Board of School Estimate gives green light to Fortunato, Woodman

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Board of School Estimate has given the go-ahead to three capital projects, including upgrades to two of Montclair's athletic fields. During its Wednesday, Jan. 31 meeting at the George Inness Annex,...

Montclair State sophomore figure skates at Winter Olympics

by TINA PAPPAS for Montclair Local Isadora Williams, a sophomore at Montclair State University, is making a return trip to the Winter Olympic Games, competing for Brazil in women’s figure skating. Williams’ Olympics will get underway in...

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