Montclair family raising money, awareness for scleroderma

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsTen-year-old Claudette Johnson is a Hillside student. She’s on the school’s swim team, enjoys gymnastics and plays the piano.She is also coping...

Montclair delegation to visit sister city in Italy

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlcoal.news A handful of Montclair officials next week will head to the township’s sister city in Italy, visiting the small town where a...

Bradford School to create pop-up bike lane

by Nell Beck and Ben Wilson for Montclair Local On Wednesday, June 7, Bradford Elementary School will be hosting its last Walk/Bus/Bike to School Day...

Montclair is blooming wonderful

By ANTOINETTE MARTIN For Montclair Local There are no rules for the annual Montclair Blooms contest, but this year the Garden Club, which runs it, did...

Obituary: Daniel F. O’Hara Jr.

Daniel F. O’Hara Jr. of Montclair died on Feb. 8, 2017. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 10, at noon, at the Woman’s...

Bnai Keshet to hold talk and vigil

Bnai Keshet is holding two events honoring social justice in the coming week.On Saturday morning, June 3, Steve Ellmann will speak about South Africa’s...

Montclair African American Heritage festivities begin

Montclair African -American Heritage Parade and Festival Memories Dance: Friday, June 2, 8 p.m., cafeteria, Montclair High School George Inness Annex, 141 Park St.Parade:...

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...

Next weekend: 28th annual African-American Heritage event

Photo courtesy of the Montclair African-American Heritage FoundationSave the dates for the Montclair African-American Heritage Foundation's Memories ball on Friday, June 2, and parade...

Preservationists rally to protect historic Lackawanna train station

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsHistoric preservationists are rallying to oppose the proposed redevelopment of Lackawanna Plaza, which they claim will “dwarf” and diminish the site’s landmark...