Estate section

Architectural survey of Estate section moves ahead

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair is moving ahead with its survey of the Estate section, site of some of the township’s largest and oldest houses, with the possibility of declaring it a Local Landmark area. In April,...
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Senior groups protest town’s decision not to consider United Way as senior center site

In an announcement Wednesday, township officials cited “financials proposed by the United Way representative far [exceeding] comparable market norms for municipal facilities and what the Township could afford – even prior to the pandemic” in their decision.

DeCamp to suspend bus service indefinitely starting Aug. 7

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsDeCamp Bus Lines will be suspending bus service indefinitely starting this Friday, Aug. 7, as a result of lower ridership since the outbreak of COVID-19, the Montclair-based transit company announced Wednesday. Jonathan DeCamp,...
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COVID-19: Officials warn power restoration after Isaias could take time

At the height of the storm, 1.4 million residents were without power, said Joe Fiordaliso, president of the Board of Public Utilities. 

Montclair deals with aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias

In Montclair, 4,278 are without power, 50 trees fell and 120 power lines were downed due to the arrival of Tropical Storm Isaiah on Aug 4, 2020.

Photos: Isaias does damage in Montclair

Hurricane Isaias touched down today, and did some damage in Montclair.
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COVID-19: Indoor gatherings clamped back down to 25 people

The restriction does not apply to religious services or political gatherings, or weddings, funerals, or memorial services. Those events are also limited to 25 percent of a room’s capacity, or no more than 100 people. 

Suspect seeds arrive in Montclair

Montclairians have been receiving supicious seeds in boxes marked jewelry, from China.
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Montclair schools release new details on school reopening

The proposed plan involves dividing students into two groups, known as Mounties and Bulldogs, with the two groups alternating in-person two days a week, with remote learning the rest of the week. Families can also opt for all-remote learning without withdrawing their children from the district. 
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Montclair State presents restart plan, but faculty, staff raise concerns

On July 15, the university released a 65-page document outlining how it plans to reopen once the state begins the third stage.