Supervisor alleges years of health hazards, abuse of staff at Montclair schools

Head custodians tell Montclair Local they believe they were targeted. A teacher says her dirty classroom made her sick. The union head says members were threatened with retaliation for complaints.

Judge asked to send Lackawanna plans back to Montclair Planning Board

Attorneys argued in court Tuesday whether the Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment plan approved by the Montclair Planning Board in 2019 should go back to the board for more public comment. 

Man stole shoes, prompting foot chase on Bloomfield Avenue, cops say

Montclair police blotter for May 4 through May 11.

Montclair schools ‘deeply regret’ honoring ultra-nationalist Rabbi Meir Kahane

The district didn't explain how Meir Kahane was chosen in the first place.

Montclair High School freshmen returning to schools May 19

Students will be just 3 feet apart, not 6, and there will be in-person class on Wednesdays.

Students return to Montclair’s middle schools — schedule changes coming

Also: Montclair High School is expected to get a start date Monday.

Montclair BID offers grants to help businesses open downtown

$10,000 and $15,000 grants will go to two new or expanding businesses looking to lease space in downtown Montclair.

Fred Chichester — lover of cars, puns, Earth, math and community — dies at...

His work contributed to the development of the Blackbird spy plane, and the Apollo 11 lunar module. But friends remember his generous spirit most.

Vaccinated this month? You can get a free beer at Montclair Brewery

It's one of several nearby breweries taking part in the state's "Shot and a Beer" program.
Renaissance Middle School

Here’s Montclair’s plan to bring more students to schools; MHS start date coming

By LOUIS C. HOCHMAN and TALIA WIENER wiener@montclairlocal.newsMontclair schools late Friday announced plans to bring more elementary school students and middle school to in-person classes.And the district said that Monday, more information would be released...