PHOTOS/ VIDEO: Memorial Day in Montclair 2019

Photos by Kate AlbrightMontclair held its Memorial Day service Monday, May 27, in Edgemont Memorial Park. Mayor Robert Jackson was master of ceremonies, while Rev. David Shaw of Union Congregational Church delivered the invocation,...
Ostara

Montclair: springing into a new year

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsThe Gregorian calendar may say the new year begins on Jan. 1, but the new planting season begins in the spring. Some religions reflect that by starting the year in spring.For Wiccans...

Gifts and gelt: The miracle of Hannukah includes toys, in Montclair

The Festival of Lights isn't about gifts, but the week before Hanukkah there's always a rush at the toy stores.
Palm

Reenacting the sublime on Palm Sunday: Holy Week begins

Palm Sunday is both joyous and solemn, Montclair clergy say.
Trunk or Treat

Video: Trunk or Treat with Monclair PD

Hundreds of ghouls, goblins and ghosts headed to the Montclair Police Department’s 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31 sponsored by the Montclair Police Foundation.The event held at the corner of Bloomfield Avenue...
Kaveny

Community in brief: Festival of St. Sebastian coming

The 92nd carnival celebrating the feast of St. Sebastian will take place in Montclair next week, Wednesday, Aug. 22, through Sunday, Aug. 26, at Kaveny Field and Christopher Street. Wednesday through Friday, the festival...

The Montclair Local staff is thankful, too

Happy Thanksgiving from the Montclair Local!

PHOTOS: Van Vleck hosts Cats in the Garden

Van Vleck House & Gardens hosted the 13th annual “Cats in the Garden."
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.

Photos: Latkepalooza in Montclair

Fried potato pancakes were the main course at Bnai Keshet's annual Hanukkah Latkepalooza.