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Obituary: Harry Jacobs

Harry Jacobs, long-time partner of Elaine Golt Gongora, died, with Elaine at his side, on Oct. 20 at the age of 97.Born in Paterson,...

Menorah lighting set for Sunday, Dec. 2

 Chabad of Montclair will host a Grand Menorah Lighting on Sunday Dec. 2, 4:30 p.m., at the Hinck Building Atrium at 486 Bloomfield Avenue,...
cocktails

Holiday: cocktails of the season (ho ho)

Food writer Steven DeSalvo goes on a cocktail crawl and discovers three yummy, festive drinks. He suggests not trying all three in one night.
Katherine Jane Welsh

Obituary: Katherine Jane Welsh

Katherine Jane Welsh, 58, of Cornelius, NC, formerly of Northbrook, Il and Montclair, died on Nov. 27, 2018.Mrs. Welsh was born and raised in...
Viola Dawe Thomas

Obituary: Viola Dawe Thomas

Viola Dawe Thomas of Montclair died on Feb. 21, 2019.Mrs. Thomas is the daughter of John and Princess Dawe, was born a month after...
lead

Lead cases on the rise; Montclair Health Department monitoring children

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsWhen childhood lead poisoning became a priority statewide in 2018, Montclair health officials took action in their own backyard.The number...

Photos: Montclair party in the park welcomes Spring

About 9,000 eggs stuffed with chocolates and prize tickets, 400 burgers and hot dogs, music with a DJ, face painting and a photo with...
Sheila Cole

2019 MFF – Volunteer Spotlight: Behind the scenes at Montclair Film Festival with Sheila...

Sheila Cole, of Montclair, volunteers for the Montclair Film Festival, and during the year, for Montclair Film. She began six years ago as a MFF volunteer.
Montclair African American Heritage Foundation Parade

In brief: African American Heritage parade and festival this weekend

The 2019 Grand Marshals of the African American Heritage Parade, set for June 1, are William Scott and Betty Halloway. The parade kicks off...

Obituary: John Maxwell

John Maxwell of Poway, Calif., formerly of Montclair, died on May 12.Mr. Maxwell graduated from Montclair High School in 1972. He served in...