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Wheeler, Oakcroft residents concerned with property rights with historic designation

About 30 residents of Oakcroft and Wheeler streets concerned with property rights spoke out against declaring their two neighborhoods as local landmark districts at the Dec. 10 Montclair Historic Commission meeting.

Historic house tour shows how early locals celebrated the holidays

This year’s annual Essex County Historic Holiday House Tour features 15 historic homes, including three in Montclair.

In brief: HPC to hold meeting on Oakcroft and Wheeler Street District Nominations

The Montclair Historic Preservation Commission will hold a community meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. to discuss the nomination proposals to designate the Oakcroft and Wheeler Street neighborhoods as Local Landmark Districts. 
Sterington House

History and Heritage: ‘Bent horn,’ and drama at the Sterington House

By MIKE FARRELLY For Montclair Local“History & Heritage” is a series on Montclair history, written by representatives of the Montclair History Center and the Montclair Public Library. Mike Farrelly is a trustee of the Montclair...
ABCs of Montclair

Fall into fall with the ABCs of Montclair

Get out your phones, your datebooks, your Hipster PDAs — whatever you use — and put down some dates. Fall in Montclair is already hopping, and the season hasn’t even officially started yet!To help...

Sept. 11, we will never forget

Montclair and Essex County pay tribute.
roller skates

History and Heritage: roller skates, built for speed

Roller skates were trendy and fashionable, and Montclair Opera House, was a top venue, writes Mike Farrelly in the latest "History and Heritage."

Montclair family celebrating Apollo 11 launches rocket to the delight of onlookers

About 20 people showed up Saturday morning to witness the launch of a Saturn 5 model rocket to commemorate man’s first walk on the moon

Montclairites remember moon landing

We asked our readers to send us their personal memories of July 20, 1969. 
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Montclair African American Heritage Foundation trolleys to the past

A trolley tour sponsored by the Montclair African American Heritage Foundation took passengers through Montclair's African American history.