Pine

Community garden takes root on Pine Street

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThere is a new project taking root on Pine Street.With the closing of the Pathmark grocery store in Lackawanna Plaza, many nearby...
Egg Hunt

Montclair holds Easter egg hunt at Glenfield Park

Mr. Bunny’s Springtime Fun was held Saturday morning, April 8, at Glenfield Park, 25 Maple Ave. The event was hosted by the Montclair Department...
Karate

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...

Enter the Queen: costumed speaker comes to Victorian Society in Montclair

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news If she could, Judith Martorelli would hold flowers when she gives her talk about Queen Victoria on Monday, April 17.That would be...
Bunny

Bunny hop: The Big Rabbit comes to Montclair

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsSean Spicer tweeted last March: “what I would give to hide in a bunny costume again.”Spicer, the White House communications director, played...
COPE

COPE Center gets additional space at St. Luke’s

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAn Essex County counseling center will be getting some additional new space in Montclair. The COPE Center will be leasing space at St....
Empowerment

Never saying sorry: Women’s Empowerment panel in Montclair

by ANTOINETTE MARTIN for Montclair LocalWomen’s empowerment took the stage at the Wellmont on Tuesday, April 4, as a panel of local women offered evocative...
app

BID to develop app for Montclair events, businesses

The Montclair Center Business Improvement District is working on a cellphone app so that residents and visitors will have information about local events and...
Housing

Housing costs, rents driving resident exodus, panel says

Linda Moss Moss@montclairlocal.news Technically Montclair has fulfilled its affordable housing obligations, but skyrocketing rents, home prices and property taxes are driving residents away, threatening the township’s...
Habitat for Humanity

Mixed-faith group helps build a Habitat for Humanity house

Members of Bnai Keshet, First Congregational Church and Baitful Wahid Mosque will gather on Thursday, April 13, to contribute their labor to Habitat for Humanity and...