In brief: Extended hours announced for Bellevue Branch Library

The Montclair Public Library will offer extended hours at the Bellevue Avenue branch starting on July 6. The branch will be open from 10...

Local writing/Anderson Park: ‘Stand Up’ by Maxwell Kumahor

Maxwell Kumahor's "Stand Up" is one of the winners in the inaugural Anderson Park Short Story Contest, a competition for middle school students.

Pride Month: Love speaks its name, in ‘Love Wins’

The story of 50 years of love for Jan Moore and Emily Sonnessa, "Love Wins," will screen on Saturday, June 15, 3 p.m., at UUCM, followed by a Q&A.

All in a day’s work: portraits of workers by Phil Cantor

Phil Cantor's exhibition, "Line of Work," includes portraits of more than 40 locals, photographed with the tools of their trades.

Montclair Athletics: Departing seniors hope to leave MHS Ultimate Frisbee program in good hands

Montclair High School's ultimate frisbee team placed third in the 2019 state tournament, and the departing senior leaders are leaving things in good hands.

Montclair Track & Field: MHS, MKA and ICHS perform well at MOC

Local Montclair high schools all performed well at the recent Meet of Champions, with the Mounties also sending multiple athletes to Nationals this week.

Montclair Football: Mounties looking ahead to All-Star games, 2019 schedule

There's no such thing as an offseason for the Montclair High School football team as they send players to All Star games and prepare for the 2019 schedule.

Montclair Track & Field: MHS adding new coach pays dividends

Adding Ciara Stewart to the Montclair High School track and field team has had a big impact both on the overall team, and the young women on it.

Montclair Golf: Sectional title caps another great MHS golf season

For the Montclair High School golf team, each year is another chance to reload, and they had another successful season in 2019, capturing a sectional title.

Volunteer Spotlight: MHS senior Jessica Scheinbaum ‘Opts’ to help

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.newsJessica Scheinbaum, 17, volunteers her time with Communities Promoting Animal Welfare NJ. Scheinbaum is a senior at Montclair High School and...

News in brief: The Montclair Foundation presents a grant to IHN

Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN) recently received a $8,000 grant from The Montclair Foundation at  21 Van Vleck St., Montclair. This grant will help further...

In brief: Senior vouchers distributed at farmers’ market

The Essex County Division of Senior Services will be distributing vouchers to eligible older residents.Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program vouchers will be distributed at...

In brief: Free swim safety classes at the Y

The YMCA of Montclair will host Safety Around Water at the Park Street and Geyer Family Branch the week of June 24. For a...