writer's block

College Bound: Cures for Writer’s Block

Walking away from writing may be the best cure for writer's block, writes Pat Berry in her latest "College Bound." Here are some useful diversions.

Montclair African American Heritage Foundation trolleys to the past

A trolley tour sponsored by the Montclair African American Heritage Foundation took passengers through Montclair's African American history.

Photo: Lights for Liberty, A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps

— PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTOn Friday, July 12, “Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps” brought hundreds to the lawn of...

In brief: Montclair celebrates moon landing anniversary

Montclair will host an Apollo 11 commemoration event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.

Dancing in the streets: Bastille Day 2019

Louisiana jazz, cocktails, a buffet and dancing are all part of the celebrations for Bastille Day at Van Vleck House & Gardens.
Montclair Ambulance

Stepping up: raising money for the Montclair Ambulance Unit

Montclair Ambulance Advocacy, founded by Jill Rockwitz, Anthea King-Pascual, and Jackie Resnick, are raising money for more staff hours at MAU.

In brief: Send us your Moon Landing memories

July 20, 2019 will be 50 years since the moon landing. Do you remember it? Send us your moon landing memoris, Montclair, and we'll run as many as we can.
domestic violence

News in brief: Montclair Foundation awards grant to help domestic violence victims

Partners for Women and Justice, a Bloomfield based non-profit, recently received a $10,000 grant from The Montclair Foundation. The grant will support Partners’ legislative...

Culture in brief: Ambulance fundraiser on July 13

There will be a fundraiser and concert for the Montclair Ambulance Unit on Saturday, July 13, at 8:30 p.m., at Tierney’s Tavern, 138 Valley...
Mother Matters

Mother Matters: Discover the anchor of communication

By LOYLA LOUVIS For Montclair LocalIn “Mother Matters,” parenting and life coach Loyla Louvis, AACC, provides parenting tips. She is dedicated to eliminating frustration in...