Stunned friends, residents mourn Montclair State faculty member

By ERIN ROLL and LINDA MOSS roll@montclairlocal.news moss@montclairlocal.newsStunned friends are mourning the death of the Montclair State University faculty member who was killed in a car accident Wednesday, a crash that has township residents calling...
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Montclair schools hear audit report

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe numbers don’t quite paint a rosy picture in the latest financial audit for Montclair’s public schools.The schools finished out the year with a total fund balance of $9.2 million, including $4.6...
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New bus stop at Montclair High School moves ahead

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsFor years, Montclair High School students who are dependent on public buses to get to and from school had about a 10-minute walk from the bus stop. Starting next week, the bus...

PHOTOS: Graduation night for Montclair High’s class of 2018

Montclair High School held its 151st commencement ceremony Thursday night, June 21, at the MHS amphitheater on Park Street. The school's Class of 2018, more than 500 students strong and joined by friends and...
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New board member on BOE

Priscilla Church is the BOE’s newest member.

Parents: Expand school bus service

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair’s schools could be taking another look at expanding bus service to more students.Over the past several years, the school community, including students at Montclair High School, has appealed to the district...
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Police investigating robbery at Grove Street convenience store

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Montclair convenience store on Wednesday. According to a statement from the Montclair Police Department, a man entered the Grove Convenience Store, 133 Grove St., just after...

Dog in Montclair bite-incident passes quarantine

BY LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A dog that bit a man outside Raymond’s restaurant has completed a 10-day quarantine and showed no signs of rabies, Township Communications Director Katya Wowk said Wednesday. The dog, which officials said was...

Winter storm: Montclair declares state of emergency

By LINDA MOSS and ERIN ROLL moss@montclairlocal.news roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair Township has declared a state of emergency effective 4 p.m. Thursday due to the winter storm hitting the region. The municipality also warned residents not to illegally deposit...
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Civil Rights Commission works on community-police relations

By Tina Pappasfor Montclair LocalA step towards a more unified Montclair through improved police and community relations remains the top focus of the township’s Civil Rights Commission. The commissioners met with local police recently to...