Bullying in Montclair’s schools, by the numbers

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair saw 16 confirmed cases of bullying, and 49 alleged cases, during the first half of the 2018-2019 school year, up nine from the previous and more than tripling from 2016-2017.The numbers...
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Montclair residents offer wish list for next superintendent

by TINA KELLEY for Montclair LocalMontclair Local reached out to dozens of stakeholders in the town’s schools for the most important improvements they would like to see in the district in the next few years....
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PHOTOS: Montclair celebrates National Night Out

National Night Out was held in Montclair on Tuesday, Aug. 7.

Montclair tops 25 towns in downtown trash efficiency

There are now 70 Bigbelly bins in Montclair at a yearly cost of $121,106.
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Montclair student approached in attempted luring incident

 By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsPolice and school district officials are alerting parents and students of a possible attempted luring on Alexander Avenue after a young girl reported being approached by a man asking her if she...

Parents seek traffic calming measures at Bellevue, Upper Mountain

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalDozens of vehicles will pass through the intersection of Bellevue and Upper Mountain avenues before motorists allow pedestrians — many of whom are students — to cross, a resident told...

Montclair residents, clergy protest child separations at border

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe separation of children from their parents at the United States border has prompted protests from groups and houses of worship in the Montclair area.Since April, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers have...

Montclair collected $28 million in prepaid 2018 taxes

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news An estimated 2,500 Montclair property owners, some waiting on a line that snaked out into the Township Municipal Complex’s parking lot last Saturday, forked over roughly $28 million during the past week...

Relief in sight for Montclair retail with re-openings Monday

With New Jersey allowing retail stores to serve their patrons with curbside pickup, Montclair businesses have to plan for the return of their consumer base.

North Korean mix-up in Montclair – Pacifier entrepreneur says sanctions halted business

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsLast week Montclair’s posh pacifier entrepreneur was supposed to be launching a new product, but instead Nicki Radzeley’s newly manufactured sun and rain teething rings sat in a shipping container in...