Mary L. Barney

Obituary: Mary L. Barney

Mary L. Barney, 85, of Bloomfield, formerly of Montclair, died on March 28, 2017. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 4, at 11 a.m., with...

Township launches wind-alert system for trash collection

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In an effort to reduce litter being scattered, starting this Saturday the Department of Community Services will initiate a two-level high-winds declaration...
Restaurants

Restaurants flock to ‘foodie town’

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Restaurateur Jack Tabibian is bringing Maine to Montclair. The Bergen County resident has spent roughly $200,000 to create Jack’s Seafood Shack, renovating space...
knitters

Montclair knitters warm the world

By ELIZABETH OGUSS oguss@montclairlocal.newsYou don’t have to be a knitter to join the Montclair Knitting Circle. You can bring your embroidery, your needlepoint, or even...
Empowerment

Taking a week for women in Montclair: Women’s Empowerment Week

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsFor women, empowerment can be as simple as wearing a well-fitting bra.And as meaningful as wearing clothes, instead of scrubs, home from...
NEA

Montclair arts groups speak out for the NEA

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsWhen Jazz House Kids first presented a Montclair Jazz Festival, “we were on a raised grass and rock platform in Nishuane park,”...
Ann Autorino

Obituary: Ann Autorino

Ann Autorino, 95, of Montclair, formerly of Worcester, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully at Mountainside Hospital on March 22, 2017.Born May 26, 1921, at...

Obituary: Elinor Garrison

Elinor Garrison of East Orange, formerly of Montclair, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017. Visiting will be held on Saturday, March 25, from 1 to...
AmeriCorps NCCC

Montclair teen builds homes and her future in AmeriCorps NCCC

By GWEN ORELorel@montclairlocal.newsLyric Gibson never imagined herself using a chainsaw.Now it’s one of her favorite things to do.“I love climbing ladders and hammering nails...
Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel mounts another plea to survive

In a yet another effort to save their parish, former members of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church have pleaded to Cardinal Joseph Tobin,...