Back on the tax rolls – Girl Scouts headquarters sold to doctor

The Girl Scouts building on Valley Road will get another life and be put back on the tax rolls as well.

Muralists will begin work in downtown Montclair in November

 BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Center BID has announced the winners of the ArtConnects mural project, with muralists beginning in town by Nov. 4.Four locations were identified throughout the Montclair Center area for the...

Nearly 90 artists seek four prime spots to paint their murals

Eighty-eight artists are vying for four prime spots in Montclair’s downtown to showcase their larger-than-life art. 

Should Church Street become a pedestrian plaza?

Montclair resident Lucy Ziesing began a petition on asking the council to consider closing off Church Street to vehicular traffic.

Montclair could create valet regulations

The town is expected to create a valet parking ordinance in order to govern the practice that is currently unregulated, but being used by some restaurants.
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Montclair Center BID names board chairman as interim director

BY ERIN ROLL & JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS roll@montclairlocal.newsJason Gleason, the current Montclair Center Business Improvement District board chairman, has been named as the BID's interim director.The Montclair Center Business Improvement District board announced the appointment...

In brief: BID looking to add more art to downtown

The Montclair Center BID has received a Transformation Grant from the Main Street New Jersey Program and will use the $25,000 grant award to infuse downtown Montclair with visual art, through the commission and...

The end of Scabby? Developments could deflate the rat for good

Since 1990, Scabby the Rat has stood tall and menacing outside of businesses or construction job sites that don’t use union workers.

Montclair’s plastic-bag ban tabled for now

Montclair failed to pass a single-use plastic bags ban Tuesday night, July 23.