Montclair gets spooked out for Halloween (PHOTOS)

Montclair is looking really spooky these days as residents get into the spirit of Halloween and decorate their homes with ghosts, goblins, monsters, jack-o’-lanterns and more. 
Trunk or Treat

Montclair Trunk or Treat rescheduled for Halloween, joining many other Oct. 31 events

Due to the impending storm, the Montclair Police Department is rescheduling the Annual Trunk or Treat for Halloween, Oct. 31, 4 p.m.

Puppies on parade at Essex County’s canine Halloween contest (Photos)

The Annual Essex County Strut Your Mutt Canine Costume Parade and Contest was held Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Essex County Brookdale Dog Park in Bloomfield/Montclair. 
Halloween houses

Halloween is back in Montclair

Montclair is back to celebrating with well-loved traditions. 

AAPI Montclair, Montclair Art Museum will host first-ever community-wide Diwali celebration

By DIEGO JESUS BARTESAGHI MENA bartesaghi@montclairlocal.newsOn Oct. 16, Montclair will light up for the day in its first community wide celebration of Diwali, marked by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists.Diwali, or the Festival of...

Fall in Montclair: Pumpkins, apples and animals, oh my!

By JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsLocal farms, and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, this year are offering everything Montclairians need to get their homes decorated for fall or for setting the table with local fall vegetables and...

Volunteers will clean Montclair parks for Earth Day

The multi-site cleanup effort will cap off a week of activities aimed at educating Montclair residents about being stewards of their local environment.

Ramadan in the pandemic an opportunity for reflection, Montclair imam says

Muslims observing Ramadan won't be able to attend large gatherings, due to capacity and spacing restrictions still in effect in the pandemic.
First Night

History & Heritage: Recalling First Night

From 1988 through 2011, Montclairians celebrated First Night with story, song, dance, and fireworks, recalls Mike Farrelly in the latest 'History and Heritage.'

Photos: Holiday lights for dark nights

 Looking for something to do on Boxing Day, and on days in between Christmas and New Year's Day?Drive around town as the sun goes down (around 4:45!) and see the work of your neighbors!Photos...