Ray’s just got $40K worth of help to keep its 40-year tradition alive

It's newest (and youngest) owner struggled in the pandemic, even as customers stayed loyal.

Montclair BID offers grants to help businesses open downtown

$10,000 and $15,000 grants will go to two new or expanding businesses looking to lease space in downtown Montclair.

Vaccinated this month? You can get a free beer at Montclair Brewery

It's one of several nearby breweries taking part in the state's "Shot and a Beer" program.
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NJ ending capacity limits for stores, restaurants, houses of worship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOxvRoe9BocSee an updated version of this story, with more response from Montclair businesses, here.By LOUIS C. HOCHMAN hochman@montclairlocal.comNew Jersey will end all percentage-based capacity limits for retail stores, houses of worship, gyms, personal care services...

Wesley Jewelers closing its doors after 65 years in Upper Montclair

The Valley Road store first opened in 1956 under original owner Mike Wesley.

Special assessment tax for property owners in Montclair BID won’t increase this year

Property owners within the Montclair Center Business Improvement District will not see an increase in this year’s special assessment tax bill.

Gap in Upper Montclair will close on April 23

It’s one of hundreds in the chain shutting their doors

How Montclair businesses are adapting, one year into the pandemic

The pandemic found Montclair businesses reinventing themselves — sometimes, with practices and innovations that are here to stay.

Montclair BID wants your feedback to help grow downtown

Five respondents will win gift cards to Montclair Center businesses.

Montclair’s Ascend ‘laser-focused’ on medical marijuana — at least for now

The dispensary is leaving open the door for recreational pot sales, but says that's not it's focus right now.