Police nab man who could have burglarized 50 Montclair homes

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsA former Montclair resident has been arrested in connection with 50 residential burglaries and attempted burglaries — some while the residents...

Theater review: This ‘invasion’ is deadly: and that’s good.

"My Very Own British Invasion" at Paper Mill Playhouse ihas cracked the '60s jukebox musical. It's silly but hella fun-- and you get to sing, too.

Photos: 80s vs 90s pop music duel it out in...

Team 80s beats Team 90s music, 56.03 percent to 43.97 percent of the audience vote at the Wellmont's "Duel of the Decades" show Saturday...

Montclair Literary Festival: a festival of books and ideas

Dreamed up by Jacqueline Mroz and Catherine Platt, the 2019 Montclair Literary Festival will be five days long, with more than 100 authors in attendance.

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate girls trounce Tech, head to ECT finals

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsNEWARK— It's going to be all Immaculate, all the time Saturday afternoon at Essex County College.The No. 5-seeded ICHS girls basketball team did their part Thursday night as they sent defending champion...

Montclair Wrestling: White, Williams advance in NJSIAA individual tourney

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMORRISTOWN—Twelve Montclair High School wrestlers entered the NJSIAA District 11 individual championships Saturday, but only one emerged to qualify for the Region tournament, as Terrell White took third in the 182-pound category.However,...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate beats West Side, 64-51, heads back to ECT finals

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWEST ORANGE—The boys basketball teams for Immaculate Conception and West Side high schools met for the third time this year Tuesday night. Each team had won a previous meeting during the regular...

Montclair Basketball: Lady Lions continue to blow through ECT

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThey started out slow, but by the end of regulation, the No. 5-seeded Immaculate Conception girls basketball team had left 12-seeded Bloomfield in the dust on the way to a 78-45 walloping...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate thumps North Star Academy, advances in ECT

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe tipping point for the winning team in a game doesn’t often come when one of their key players has to leave the court due to foul trouble, but for the Immaculate...

Obituary: Willie Vivian Shepard

Willie Vivian Shepard, 97, of Montclair, died on Feb. 17, 2019.She retired from New York University as a secretary after many years of service....

Obituary: Thomas Hooten Jr.

Thomas Hooten Jr., of Old Bridge, formerly of Montclair, died on Feb 5, 2019.Mr. Hooten retired after many years of service as a social...

Montclair Local pet of the week: Eliza

Eliza, 1-year-old playful sweetheart, is a fully vetted, FIV/FeLV negative. This young kitty was displaced after her owner was evicted from her home.She's...

Recipe of the month: Madeleines for your Valentine!

Madeleines can be decorated for Valentine's Day, and make a lovely treat for your sweetie, writes food writer Steven DeSalvo.