Montclair food pantry thanks community for Thanksgiving donations

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt was shaping up to be a difficult Thanksgiving for clients of the Human Needs Food Pantry, but donors came through after the pantry appealed to the community on social media.The food...

PHOTOS: Santa comes to town

PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTSanta makes the rounds in Upper Montclair courtesy of the Montclair Fire Department. The Montclair Community Band was on hand to greet Santa.

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Montclair honors veterans

PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTMontclair hosted its annual Veterans Day tribute on Monday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m., in Edgemont Memorial Park.Mayor Robert Jackson was the Master of Ceremonies. This year's event included remarks from...
Saxum Elf

In brief: return of the Saxum elf

Saxum Real Estate brings back their 12-foot holiday figure, the Saxum Elf, to perch over Montclair for the third year in a row.

Indoor ceremony remembers the fallen on Memorial Day

A great blue heron flying eastward was silhouetted against the white sky as the Montclair Police Department honor guard fired a salute to the fallen at the township’s annual solemn observance of Memorial Day...
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Holidays: Summer Solstice is June 21

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news The summer solstice occurred at 6:07 a.m. on Thursday, June 21. It also sometimes falls on June 20 or 22. The sabbat is known by many names such as the summer...

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. 

Photos: Montclair hearts bounce for Valentine’s Day

Montclair Bounce held a “warm–up event” on Feb. 9. The Heart Full of Bounce, in partnership with Elemental Interiors and Rose Brand at St. Luke’s Church, had about 60 people in attendance who all...

Culture in brief: St. Peter Claver Day Sunday

The annual celebration of St. Peter Claver’s Feast Day and Homecoming will be on Sunday, Sept. 10, beginning with a Mass at 11 a.m. After Mass, the church will provide a meal prepared by...
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Montclair holds Veterans Day ceremony

Montclair Township will host a very special Veterans Day tribute on Sunday, Nov. 11 at Edgemont Park. In the event of rain, services will be held in the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 205 Claremont...