executive director

Flatiron area BID director to take the reins in Montclair

Jennifer Brown will begin in Montclair as the BID's executive director in Montclair on Nov. 12.
Moms Demand Action

Call for ban on 10-plus round ammunition comes to Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe council chambers at the Montclair Township municipal building were a sea of bright red Moms Demand Action T-shirts Wednesday morning.“Say ‘Moms!’” someone shouted as the group posed for photos with Rep....
civil rights

Montclair schools get a little more in state aid

The district is on track to receive $7,428,526 in state aid for the next school year.

Montclair man injured in pedestrian accident on Valley Road

A Montclair man was taken to the hospital with injuries after a pedestrian accident on Valley Road Wednesday night.Police Lt. David O'Dowd said Thursday that the man, a 49-year-old Montclair resident, had been crossing...
raccoon chase

‘Aggressive’ raccoon chases woman, dog near Edgemont Park

A raccoon that chased a woman and her dog on their morning walk last Thursday was caught and euthanized, said township officials.
Highgate

Jackson joins mayors in ADL anti-racism pact

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson has joined nearly 300 mayors across the nation, including 13 others from New Jersey, who are teaming up with the Anti-Defamation League in a pledge to fight racism...

Man who escaped Delaware correctional facility on Christmas day arrested in Montclair

 By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAn escaped man from a Delaware community correctional facility was arrested in Montclair on Jan. 15, after attempting to sell a stolen camera to a local antique store.David Succarote, 31, had escaped...
Glenfield schedule change

UPDATE: Superintendent says only rehearsals will be pushed to after school with Glenfield...

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsGlenfield Middle School may be moving to a schedule with longer, fewer periods next year, a move that district officials claim will give students more time to spend on academic courses. But...

Montclair kicks off collection drive for Puerto Rico

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsMontclair has launched a collection drive to assist help those affected by Hurricane Maria, which has devastated Puerto Rico, the township said Wednesday.Mayor Robert Jackson, the Township Council, the Montclair Police, Fire...

Council hears plan for four-story Glenridge Avenue parking deck

By Elizabeth Oguss Oguss@montclairlocal.news The Township Planning Board on Monday night gave mixed, but overall positive, reviews to preliminary plans for the Midtown Parking Deck, a four-story facility with 315 parking spaces that will replace an...