Become a Member

Montclair Local is now a nonprofit charity. Your support can make us stronger. Click here to become a member.

In brief: Enrollment open for Montclair Citizen Police Academy

The Montclair Police Department is now enrolling residents for the 2020 Citizen Police Academy.

In brief: Time to license your pet in Montclair

New Jersey state law requires that all dog owners license their dogs through the Health Department.

Deer culling begins at Hilltop, South Mountain

The 2020 Essex County Deer Management Program in Essex County South Mountain Reservation and Essex County Hilltop Reservation began this month. 
bus stop

Montclair schools, NJ Transit in talks to extend bus route

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair may get another NJ Transit bus stop to help students get from the South End to Montclair High School in the mornings.The extra stop is being discussed as a way to...

Developer argues Orange Road garage has room for more

The developer is proposing that on top of providing parking for the MC Hotel, Valley and Bloom, the BOE and general public, they can add the MC Residences to mix at the Orange Road parking deck.
superintendent search

Montclair schools ask NJ School Boards Association to help with superintendent search

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Public School District is enlisting the help of the New Jersey School Boards Association to help with the superintendent search.On Jan. 8, the Board of Education approved the hiring of...
Diane Anglin

In brief: Diane Anglin named as interim education committee chair for Montclair NAACP

Diane Anglin has been named as the interim education committee chair for the Montclair NAACP.Anglin was announced as the interim committee chair on Wednesday, Jan. 15. She is the replacement for James Harris, who...

Designation derailed; Wheeler, Oakcroft landmark designation dropped

Local landmark designations for neighborhoods on Oakcroft and Wheeler streets have been withdrawn — for now. 
pedestrian hit train

Pedestrians injured in separate train, car accidents in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsA pedestrian was struck by a train at the Claremont Avenue grade crossing and survived, while another was hit by a car at Pine Street and Walnut Street on Monday evening, Jan....

Award-winning robotics learning center opening in Montclair (SPONSORED)

This article is paid content provided by Rocket Club, 151 Forest St., which will be opening for the Fall 2020 semester.Rocket Club, the winner of NJ Tech Council 2019 Innovation in Education Award,...