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...
Washington Avenue

Washington Avenue subdivision, 11-apartment development to be heard tonight

A proposal to split a lot on Washington Avenue in order to build a second home on the property is back at the planning board seeking approval. The planning board will hear the new application tonight, July 9.
Edison

All Write Now: persistence and lightbulbs

Inspiration comes when you work at it.
alien

Teenager or alien: MKA brings ‘The Sundogs’ to NYC

A teenager from outer space? MKA performs new play "The Sundogs" in Planet Connections Festivity.
servant

Theater review: STNJ’s ‘Servant’ offers golden summer fun

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's outdoor show, "The Servant of Two Masters," glows in a summer setting.
tax law

Will the new tax laws hurt not-for-profits?

Not-for-profits are dealing with a sea of confusion when it comes to the new tax laws passed in December.
parking spots

Compromise: Edgemont could get 6 parking spots in response to senior outcry

The park house at Edgemont Memorial Park will get six new parking spaces after seniors lobbied the town over the lack of parking with the new configuration of the driveway and loss of the parking area.

Montclair Athletics: District proceeding carefully on turf replacement

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news When the Montclair school district installed the turf at Woodman, Fortunato and Watchung fields about 15 years ago, things were a bit simpler. In the years since, the choices in artificial turf...

Montclair Athletics: MHS continues to send athletes to top colleges

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news People often praise student-athletes for their athletic prowess, but for Montclair High School’s athletic department, the focus is very much on the student part of the equation. MHS prides itself on helping students...

Some fireworks legalized for sale in New Jersey

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news This summer, area celebrants can legally buy fireworks in New Jersey, but don’t get too excited. Rather than giving off the big bang you would expect, you get more of a sparkle,...