Aliyah

Summer snaps and Aliyah Elizabeth-Rose Gibson

Lyric Gibson and her 9-month-old daughter, Aliyah Elizabeth-Rose, enjoy Brookdale Park, August 2019. Send us your summer snaps, Montclair!
August

Mother Matters: rising above an August mood

August is a time of transition from the relaxed days of summer to the structure of school. In "Mother Matters," Loyla Louvis shares tips for the changeover.
debate

Forensics: Debate competition is a tie

After a strong opener from the debate team of Lacordaire Academy, the students at Edgemont Montessori School rebounded to sew up a tie in debate.
bats

Culture in brief: bats and more at Van Vleck

Van Vleck House & Gardens offers “Summer Fun in the Garden” on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2:30-4 p.m. The program, geared toward kids and family, will include a mini lesson or discussion in the Van...
Mother Matters

Mother Matters: Discover the anchor of communication

By LOYLA LOUVIS For Montclair LocalIn “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...
straws

Saying no thank you to straws in Montclair is spreading

By Tara Kolton for Montclair Local Word is continuing to spread around Montclair that straws truly suck for the environment. A program to reduce the use of non-reusable plastics throughout the community is gaining momentum. A group...

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.
family

Mother Matters: For happy holidays, stay happy

For a happy holiday, moms need to take care of themselves. Loyla Louvis provids tips for getting the family to help, in "Mother Matters."

Coding classes catch on with Montclair’s kids

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsWant to learn how to build a robot? Write a computer program? Or just want to play around with circuits?If you’re a student in the Montclair area, there’s likely a class on...