May in Montclair

May in Montclair opening ceremonies

               

PHOTOS: Montclair Ambulance Unit’s annual St. Patrick’s Day benefit

The Montclair Ambulance Unit held its annual St. Patrick’s Day Benefit at the Commonwealth Club and honored Rev. Mellisa Hall on Friday, March 1. 
cocktails

Holiday: cocktails of the season (ho ho)

Food writer Steven DeSalvo goes on a cocktail crawl and discovers three yummy, festive drinks. He suggests not trying all three in one night.
Egg Hunt

Montclair holds Easter egg hunt at Glenfield Park

Mr. Bunny’s Springtime Fun was held Saturday morning, April 8, at Glenfield Park, 25 Maple Ave. The event was hosted by the Montclair Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs, in conjunction with PBA Local...

Alban Hefin: The light of the summer

by Deborah Ann Tripoldi tripoldi@montclairlocal.news The longest day of the year — and no, it’s not a Monday or Black Friday — falls on Wednesday, June 21. Summer begins that day at exactly 12:24 a.m. EDT. The first...
Diwali

Colorful connections at Diwali festival

Two hundred people packed Apna Punjab Banquet Hall on Nov. 18 to celebrate Diwali, the Indian celebration of good over evil and of light over darkness.
Palm

Reenacting the sublime on Palm Sunday: Holy Week begins

Palm Sunday is both joyous and solemn, Montclair clergy say.
bell ringer

Meet the bell ringers, red kettle keepers of Montclair

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalAt the start of the holiday season last weekend, Ernest Walker rings the Salvation Army bell standing next to a red kettle in front of the Acme on Valley Road.“Bless...
Holiday lights

Photos: sparkly holiday lights on Montclair homes

Montclair houses dress up in bright holiday lights and colors for the darkest time of the year.