‘In recent years, suburban hunger has been hidden. There’s a stigma’

In Montclair, a U.S. Census report in 2013-2017 estimated that 4,000 households were receiving food stamps,
Norman T. Peniston Jr.

Obituary: Norman T. Peniston Jr.

Norman T. Peniston Jr., 88, formerly of Montclair, died on Saturday, July 6, 2019.Mr. Peniston was born on July 20, 1930, in Newark. He...

Obituary: Margaret Welsh

Margaret Welsh of Montclair died on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019.  Mrs. Welsh worked for Bell Atlantic in Newark before retiring. She was predeceased by her sister...
Anna Lombardi

Obituary: Anna Lombardi

Anna Lombardi, (nee Pirrello), 90, of Montclair, died on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019.  After marrying her husband, Carl “Nookie” Lombardi, she spent all her time...
Ruth G. Coppola

Obituary: Ruth G. Coppola

Ruth G. Coppola of Franklin Lakes, formerly of Montclair, died on Oct. 5, 2019, three weeks prior to her 100th birthday. Mrs. Coppola was...

Play ball! Mountainside Park is fully renovated

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsThe newly-renovated ball field in Mountainside Park reopened Friday, Oct. 5, with Mayor Jackson throwing the first pitch.The recreation baseball program...

Photos: Bike&Walk Montclair’s annual Tour de Montclair

Hundreds came out for the Bike&Walk Montclair’s annual Tour de Montclair community bike ride on Sunday, Oct. 6.

Photos: Blessing of the Animals

The Rev. Anya Sammler-Michael of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair, writes that this Unitarian Universalist version draws from the inspiration of St. Francis...

Montclair Rotary, Trumpets and local dog lovers raise funds for dog bath

A brand-new dog bath was presented to the animal shelter by Montclair Rotary Club and its not-for-profitFoundation. 

Montclair Township’s Senior of the Month: Lillie B. White

Lifelong Montclair, an aging-in-place initiative of the Township of Montclair, has partnered with the Montclair Senior Citizens Advisory committee and the Montclair Center BID...