Essex County offers coronavirus vaccination transportation to Montclair seniors

Montclair senior citizens who want to receive the COVID-19 vaccine but do not have their own transportation will be able to sign up for rides to county vaccine venues next week.

With vaccinations, K-Mart’s K-omeback can be our own (Welcome to Montclair)

By KIRSTEN D. LEVINGSTON For Montclair Local Once upon a time, K-Mart in West Orange was the place for eclectic shoppers craving a Nathan’s hot dog chased by a blue raspberry Icee. More than once brain...

Essex-Hudson Greenway could be purchased by year’s end

First suggested nearly 20 years ago, the Essex-Hudson Greenway Project is inching closer to reality, project officials say.
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Montclair YMCA, Medrite offer free COVID-19 testing, no cost to patients

The service will be available starting Feb. 11

UK variant of coronavirus confirmed in Essex County

Eight cases have been identified statewide.Eight cases have been identified statewide.
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Welcome to Montclair: 2021, year of the deer?

Will those who are not hunting the deer for a "culling" this year instead wear plaid shirts and shoot vaccine darts at unsuspecting passers by on Church Street, wonders Kirsten D. Levingston, in the latest "Welcome to Montclair."

HACKENSACK MERIDIAN MOUNTAINSIDE MEDICAL CENTER APPOINTS ROBERT F. HEARY, M.D. AS MEDICAL DIRECTOR...

Dr. Robert. F. Heary will take on the new role as Medical Director of the Spine Program
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To your health: Three essentials for men’s health

Men are more apt than women to neglect their health. Here are three essential things to do to stay healthy, writes Dr. Jose Flores.

Therapy dog visits libraries during COVID-19

Brady the therapy dog, a 13-year old Labrador mix from Montclair is doing his part to help people cope with COVID-19 and other crises.

COVID-19: Pandemic pushes medical community in new directions

During the Covid-19 pandemic, medical professionals have had to learn new technology in order to tend to their patients while maintaining social distance.