Racing horses, helping people: COPE Center, Inc. celebrates Kentucky Derby

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsWho doesn’t thrill to the sound of the call to post?COPE Center Inc., of Montclair, knows that there’s something about watching thoroughbreds...
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‘May in Montclair’ festivities open with maypole tradition

by Deborah Ann Tripoldi tripoldi@montclairlocal.news A rainbow of ribbons swirled in the air intertwining the Maypole as children performed the ritual dance for May in Montclair’s...
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May in Montclair opening ceremonies

               
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Kids are free-range at Farm Camp

by Elizabeth Oguss oguss@montclairlocal.news Julie Piccoli’s children don’t aspire to be farmers — “they’re regular kids” — and didn’t want to go to Farm Camp the...
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Montclair High senior wins Princeton race relations award

BY LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsA Montclair High School student who organized a protest over the Michael Brown shooting incident has won an award from Princeton University...

Track & Field: Remembering MKA coach Tom Fleming

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe New Jersey sports community lost a legend last week as two-time New York City Marathon winner and Montclair Kimberley Academy teacher...
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Local student starts tutoring service

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsSome local high school students have set up an after-school tutoring service, with the aim of helping out kids whose families can’t...
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Township swears in 10 police chaplains

The Township Council on Tuesday night swore in nine chaplains, representing various faiths, as part of a new Montclair Police Department program.The police chaplains,...
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Healthy Kids Day event at YMCA on Saturday

The YMCA of Montclair will hold its annual Healthy Kids Day community event on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is...

Obituary: Mercedes E. Zichelli

Mercedes E. Zichelli, née DiGeronimo, 88, a lifelong Montclair resident, died on Thursday, April 20, 2017. A funeral Mass was celebrated on April 24 at St. Teresa...