Video/Photos: Montclair’s Kwanzaa looks at the traditions and the present ways

Dolores Bobby Reilly is honored with a Proclamation for her service to the township, and Mama Yaa leads the traditional Kwanzaa libation ceremony at...

Montclair summer snaps: local history

Montclair residents Bibi Pasternack and Ted Dupont take in the view from Little Round Top at Gettysburg National Military Park. Their advice: If you...
Peter Robert Flynn Sr.

Obituary: Peter Robert Flynn Sr.

Former Montclair resident Peter Robert Flynn Sr., 85, died March 20, 2018, in his home in Northampton, Massachusetts. Mr. Flynn was born in Callicoon,...

Montclair 150: App, events announced for anniversary celebration

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsWith a multitude of events planned throughout the year to celebrate Montclair’s Sesquicentennial, the town is launching an app, Montclair 150,...

Passover: a socially distanced Seder

The Passover Seder takes place in the home. Area Jews are figuring out how to gather on Zoom, and have a socially distanced Seder.
Edward Bindel

Obituary: Edward Bindel

Edward Bindel of Montclair died on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. He was a survivor of the Holocaust when he was a child.Mr. Bindel created...

Local karate black belt heads to Japan to study

Karrin Pitt is excited, and also admits to being terrified, to leave Montclair to live and study karate in Okinawa, the birthplace of that...

How are Montclair commuters faring during Penn Station repairs?

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsSummer of hell?Or just summer of a cooler circle of purgatory?Monday marked the first official day of Amtrak’s summerlong repair work at...
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Welcome to Montclair: The CPA could be more open

Would MLK pass the hurdles to join the Citizen Police Academy, or CPA, of Montclair, wonders Kirsten D. Levingston, in her latest "Welcome to Montclair."
Ruth G. Coppola

Obituary: Ruth G. Coppola

Ruth G. Coppola of Franklin Lakes, formerly of Montclair, died on Oct. 5, 2019, three weeks prior to her 100th birthday. Mrs. Coppola was...