knitters

Montclair knitters warm the world

By ELIZABETH OGUSS oguss@montclairlocal.newsYou don’t have to be a knitter to join the Montclair Knitting Circle. You can bring your embroidery, your needlepoint, or even...
Empowerment

Taking a week for women in Montclair: Women’s Empowerment Week

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsFor women, empowerment can be as simple as wearing a well-fitting bra.And as meaningful as wearing clothes, instead of scrubs, home from...
NEA

Montclair arts groups speak out for the NEA

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsWhen Jazz House Kids first presented a Montclair Jazz Festival, “we were on a raised grass and rock platform in Nishuane park,”...
Ann Autorino

Obituary: Ann Autorino

Ann Autorino, 95, of Montclair, formerly of Worcester, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully at Mountainside Hospital on March 22, 2017.Born May 26, 1921, at...

Obituary: Elinor Garrison

Elinor Garrison of East Orange, formerly of Montclair, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017. Visiting will be held on Saturday, March 25, from 1 to...
AmeriCorps NCCC

Montclair teen builds homes and her future in AmeriCorps NCCC

By GWEN ORELorel@montclairlocal.newsLyric Gibson never imagined herself using a chainsaw.Now it’s one of her favorite things to do.“I love climbing ladders and hammering nails...
Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel mounts another plea to survive

In a yet another effort to save their parish, former members of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church have pleaded to Cardinal Joseph Tobin,...
Maria Chiovetta

Obituary: Maria Chiovetta

Maria Chiovetta, 80, of Montclair, formerly of Cerami, Sicily, died on Thursday, March 16, 2017. A funeral Mass will be held on Monday, March 20,...

‘There once was a girl from Montclair…’

We asked, you answered. In honor of the day that’s in it, as they say, we asked you to send us your best limerick. Limericks...
cookies

Montclair Girl Scout Cookies never grow stale

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsIt may be snowing, but there are signs of spring: Crocuses are blooming (under the snow). Irish eyes are smiling this week and...