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Montclair Police Blotter: Dec. 3, 2019

ARREST Wednesday, Nov. 27 - A 32-year-old Montclair man was arrested for DWI following a motor vehicle stop on Lincoln Street. THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE Tuesday, Nov. 26 - A man reported that while unloading items from...

In brief: Commuters can now see if trains, buses are delayed, canceled

NJ Transit launched this week its online dashboard, which will report on-schedule performance, mechanical reliability and the causes for delays and cancellations.

In brief: No parking on snow covered streets, clear sidewalks

Police will be ticketing and towing vehicles parked on streets during  the snow, according to Montclair officials.

Photos: Reiki, AIM, grow, at Aging in Montclair

Certified Reiki practitioner Claudia Sherwood of Montclair gives about three dozen Aging In Montclair members a demonstration on one of the Eastern medicine practices gaining acceptance in the west, in the Montclair Salvation Army...
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Furry Fridays with therapy dogs at Glenfield Middle School

Editor’s note: The following was submitted by Montclair School District.Fridays have gotten furrier for Glenfield School students. Every week, therapy dogs visit Glenfield classrooms during 9th period as part of a new initiative launched...
Small Business

In brief: Shop small in Montclair today

The Montclair Center BID will celebrate Small Business Saturday today Saturday, Nov. 30.
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Montclair students call for student representation on Board of Education

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair’s Board of Education is currently comprised of adults, all appointed by Mayor Robert Jackson. A student may be among their membership in the future, however.At the Nov. 18 BOE meeting, Montclair...
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‘No credible threat’: Montclair High lockdown ends after police investigate report of student with...

by KEVIN MEACHAM meacham@montclairlocal.newsA lockdown at Montclair High School and neighboring Renaissance Middle School Wednesday morning, Nov. 27, resulted from a report of a student possessing a weapon, interim superintendent Dr. Nathan Parker announced in...

Underutilized? Developer’s experts say Orange Road garage only at 56%

Although residents complain of the lack of parking in Montclair, the Orange Road Garage is apparently underutilized

Residents spend night on the streets so homeless teens don’t have to

Hundreds of residents spend the night on the streets of Newark to raise funds for homeless teens.