Plofker seeks to build retail-office at Grove-Walnut corner

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair developer Steven Plofker has yet another project in the works, now looking to replace a car-rental business and car wash at the corner of Grove and Walnut streets with a retail-office...

No one injured in Montclair residential fire

No one was reported to be injured when a fire broke out at an Elmwood Avenue residence Monday afternoon. Deputy Chief Robert Duncan said Tuesday that crews had been summoned to Elmwood Avenue at 1:20...

Frelinghuysen challenger Sherrill plans move to 11th District

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news On Friday during the kickoff of her so-called diner tour, Montclair’s Mikie Sherrill said that she plans to move into the 11th Congressional District, where she is seeking to oust Republican long-time...

Culture in brief: Open Book/Open Mind will host MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell

MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell will be in conversation with award-winning news producer and Montclair resident Tom Johnson on Sunday, Feb. 4, at 4 p.m., at the Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Ave. O’Donnell relies on...

Black history month in Montclair: Finding families at the Y

Black history is the subject for a screening off “A Place to Become: Montclair Through the Eyes of the Glenridge Avenue YWCA Women (1920-1965)” on Feb. 18.

Bringing the ‘other’ back home: ‘Merchant of Venice’ at Montclair’s Peak Performances

Five actors play aspects of Shylock in Karin Coonrod/Compagnia de’ Colombari's "The Merchant of Venice" at Peak Performances.

Opera Theatre of Montclair: singing happily ever after, with horses

'La Cenerentola' ('Cinderella') By Gioachino Rossini Presented by Opera Theatre of Montclair Fridays, Sept. 15 and 22, 8 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 16 and 23, 4 p.m. The United Way auditorium 60 South Fullerton Ave. operamontclair.org, 973-202-7849 By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news When...
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Montclair schools get a little more in state aid

The district is on track to receive $7,428,526 in state aid for the next school year.

Obituary: Monsignor Emmanuel Capozzelli

Monsignor Emmanuel M. Capozzelli, 98, a former longtime pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Montclair, will lie in repose Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St. Aloysius Church, 219...

UPDATED: Montclair sanitation worker hit by car on Jerome Place

A sanitation worker was taken to a local hospital with a leg injury after being struck by a vehicle on Jerome Place Thursday morning.