What’s in store at Lidl? Going inside ahead of Lackawanna move

 By Jaimie Julia Winters and Adam Anik winters@montclairlocal.newsWhen Lackawanna developer Robert Schmitt of Hampshire Cos. announced the potential new supermarket tenant for the fourth ward last week, some were skeptical, if not confused.Comments from...

Montclairites offer freebies for furloughed workers

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsPresident Donald Trump and congress may have reached a deal on Friday to reopen the government for the next three weeks, but Montclair business and community members are still offering some...

Once free, residents now charged to attend Adult School

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair residents will now have to pay tuition to take classes at the Adult School of Montclair as part of the school’s new policy.But that tuition comes with a 50 percent discount.In...

Dairy Air closes shop in Montclair after one year

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Dairy Air ice cream shop, which became mired in controversy last December over its derrière-themed name and provocative logo — a sexy female cow with a prominent rear end — has...
liquor license

No takers – $1 M liquor license fails to garner bids

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsNo one showed up for the Nov. 28 public auction of the township’s new liquor license.Applications were to be received by Nov. 15 with all pre-qualifiers being notified by Nov....
Small Business

Small Business Saturday in Montclair

Montclair Center BID invites the community to shop locally on Small Business Saturday, Saturday, Nov. 24. The kickoff for the day’s events will take place on Church Street at 11 a.m.  Shoppers can stop...

PHOTOS: Montclair Brewery opens to a packed crowd of beer lovers

Montclair Brewery opened on Saturday, Oct. 13, to a packed crowd of thirsty beer drinkers.

Montclair Brewery reflects on state’s changes to rules for small breweries

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAs Montclair Brewery opens this week, microbreweries are trying to figure out what restrictions they will be held to in the wake of the state attempting to severely regulate their operations. Last...
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.