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Montclair High School, Edgemont, Glenfield get new principals

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAnthony Grosso, who has been at the helm of Glenfield School for four months, has been named as the new administrative leader at the high school.The announcement was made in an email...
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Montclair Police Blotter, April 4

BURGLARY/THEFT Tuesday, March 26—License plates were removed from a 2010 Toyota Carolla while it was parked in a lot on North Fullerton Avenue. Wednesday, March 27—A wallet containing cash and credit cards, was taken from an...

Montclair Police Blotter, Oct. 17

ARRESTS Saturday, Oct. 12—A 33-year-old Belleville woman was arrested on the corner of Bloomfield Avenue and South Park Street, and charged with driving while intoxicated. Sunday, Oct. 13—A 29-year-old Garfield man was arrested on the corner...

Departing Lacordaire headmaster left a major mark

by STEFANIE SEARS for Montclair LocalAfter 10 years as Lacordaire Academy’s head of school, the first man in the school’s history to serve in that position, Brian Morgan is preparing to retire.Morgan came to Lacordaire...
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Montclair Police Blotter, April 18

BURGLARY/THEFT Wednesday, April 10—Theft of a delivered package, containing clothing items and golf balls, from the front porch of a North Mountain Avenue home. The suspect is described as an African-American male, wearing a red...
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Montclair schools, community talk Parkland

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe national discussion surrounding the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida is also taking place in Montclair.One of the most-talked about issues is whether Montclair’s schools could...

Town eyes valet parking after issues at The Crosby

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news After receiving complaints about The Crosby gastropub, claims of illegal parking and a street being blocked, the township is looking into what control it has over valet parking for local restaurants. At last...
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Heat wave causes early dismissal first day of school

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsStudents will be dismissed early their first day of school due to a heat wave. A heat advisory has been issued until 7 p.m., tonight, Sept. 6.At Wednesday night's BOE meeting, Superintendent...
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News in brief: Montclair Police Department seeks new crossing guards

The Montclair Police Department is seeking school crossing guards to work two to four hours a day, depending on assignment areas.The crossing guard regulates and directs the movement of school children at a street...
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Montclair schools, civil rights commission voice concerns about DACA

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe announcement that the Trump administration was planning to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is causing concern in Montclair, including from the township’s Civil Rights Commission.In late August, it was...