For weeks, officials stayed silent, even after an investigation was completed. Members of the Montclair African American Clergy Association say they wanted transparency.
Montclair’s Historic Preservation Commission has allowed for the demolition of the American Legion Crawford Crews Post No. 251 building on Bloomfield Avenue, as the post plans to rebuild and carry on the history of the property with its mission of serving veterans and the community.
Speakers stressed protecting voting rights.
The struggle has even prompted some people to volunteer their time to help businesses get through staff outages.
The service will continue until March.
Actor, storyteller also plans performance on the start of the universe for Glenfield school.
To address what Mayor Sean Spiller described as a “a disturbing trend of hate groups, including white supremacists and neo-Nazis targeting our community,” Montclair will launch an anti-hate task force.
"I felt terrible about it,” Burgi said.
Students must upload proof by March 1, staff by Jan. 21.
A father of two at Bullock, Inyang emphasized collaboration and strategy.