COVID-19 businesses

COVID-19: Montclair businesses see impact of outbreak

The prospect of a COVID-19 outbreak in Montclair and the rest of New Jersey has led to a change in business for many Montclair stores.

Montclair restaurants, bars continue to struggle in pandemic

New Jersey has allowed outdoor dining, but many Montclair restaurants and especially bars continue to struggle with the reduced capacity.

Solar trash compactors installed in Montclair business district

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe next time you need to throw away your crumpled-up food wrappers or chewing gum while you’re walking along Church Street, there will be a different receptacle to drop your trash in.Montclair...

Auction marks the final call for Rascals club

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsIn this case, it was everything and the kitchen sinks, plural.At the former Rascals Comedy Club on Wednesday hundreds of items were auctioned off, including dozens of chairs, high-top tables and bar...

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...

Kiwanis Club reappears in Montclair

A new Kiwanis Club has recently been rechartered in Montclair.
COVID-19 daycares

COVID-19: Outbreak causes difficulties for daycare providers, parents

The pandemic has led to challenges concerning the closure of day-care centers as parents and children remain at home and providers experience financial difficulties.

Which Montclair eateries will welcome diners back indoors this weekend?

Montclair restaurants will be welcoming diners back inside this weekend.

Council to take over Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment process

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsIn an effort to expedite the project, the Township Council is taking over control of the redevelopment of Lackawanna Plaza, mandating that a detailed plan for it be drawn up by June...

Critic of Montclair ice cream shop logo debuts ‘snowflake’ campaign

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair business owner who called out a local ice cream shop’s cow logo as being sexist, and was blitzed with hate mail as a result, is launching a campaign to make...