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Montclair Boy Scouts advance

Montclair Boy Scout Troop 13 recently celebrated the progress of several scouts at a spring Court of Honor. Christian Uva and Lucas Young both moved up to the First Class rank. Logan Bateman, Daniel Friedman,...
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Mother matters: help kids tap into good intentions

Deep within the heart of every child is a desire to do good, writes Loyla Louvis. Here are some tips to help them, even when they misbehave.

Montclair girl does good: Ella Freund holds ‘Mitzvahpalooza’

'Mitzvahpalooza' Saturday, Oct. 7 Studio Playhouse 14 Alvin Place studioplayhouse.org By ROSEMARIE SALVATORE For Montclair Local Music means a lot to Glenfield Middle School seventh-grader Ella Freund, because she has grown up with it. Ella “lives and breathes music,” according...

Photos: Gardens are glowing

Pumpkins, popcorn and a lot of smiles can be seen at Presby Memorial Iris Garden during Gardens Aglow.

Hitting the big 1-0: Montclair’s Geyer Avenue Family Branch YMCA

Geyer Avenue Family Branch of the YMCA began its celebration of its 10th birthday this past weekend at Crane Park.
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Montclair parents workshop to be held next Saturday

A free parent workshop titled “Emotional Regulation and Mindfulness” will take place at Union Congregational Church, 176 Cooper Ave., on Saturday, March 25, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Preregistration is required. The workshop is presented...

At the YMCA, no kid is turned away from learning to swim

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.news Drowning is the leading cause of death for children ages 1-4, and the second-leading cause of death for children ages 5-14, according to the Centers for Disease Control. New Jersey is...

Mother Matters: Parenting tips from the wisdom of spring

By LOYLA LOUVIS For Montclair Local In “Mother Matters,” parenting and life coach Loyla Louvis, AACC, provides parenting tips. She is dedicated to eliminating frustration in the parenting journey by customizing solutions to fit the uniqueness...