Presby

Everything is coming up irises at Presby

By Erin Rollroll@montclairlocal.news The Presby Iris Gardens or Montclair’s “Rainbow on the Hill” is expected to give way to some spectacular blooms over the next few weeks. The long-cold winter may have been hard on...
recycling

MKA celebrates Earth Day with recycling, composting and gardening

In celebration of Earth Day 2018, the students and faculty at Montclair Kimberley Academy, are focusing on programs that help reduce waste in meaningful ways and connecting with service learning initiatives throughout the three campuses.  From...

Gardening for Life: peas and lettuce are great to plant now

What to plant in April: Jose German has suggestions
spring

Gardening: Prepare now for spring

By Jose German for Montclair LocalJose German is a New Jersey environmental activist, Essex County certified master gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth Coalition, a nonprofit environmental organization. Spring is...
Garden

Photo Gallery: the Montclair Garden Club comes up roses at the Flower & Garden...

The Montclair Garden Club won multiple awards awards 16th Annual New Jersey Flower & Garden Show at the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center in Edison. Along with first place winners Barbara Baletti and...

Gardening for Life: A garden checklist helps you plan

Look over your garden checklist during the winter to plan a summer garden.

Gardening for Life: Winter is the time to plan your spring garden

By Jose German For Montclair LocalJose German is a New Jersey environmental activist, Essex County Certified Master Gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth Coalition, an nonprofit environmental organization. Winter is...

Gardening for Life: a journey to becoming a gardener

Master gardener Jose German-Gomez describes his journey to 'Gardening for Life.'

Gardening for Life: End of gardening season?

Our newest Local Voice columnist is Master Gardner Jose German-Gomez. A New Jersey environmental activist, he is an Essex County Certified Master Gardener and Montclair resident. He is the founder of the Northeast Earth...
Pine

Community garden takes root on Pine Street

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThere is a new project taking root on Pine Street.With the closing of the Pathmark grocery store in Lackawanna Plaza, many nearby residents were concerned about the neighborhood having a local source...