Planning board challenges council over Lackawanna redevelopment

By LINDA MOSS The Township Planning Board this week threw down the gauntlet to the local council over Lackawanna Plaza’s redevelopment, making 19 recommendations about the project and asking that the matter be sent back...

Montclair Brewery hopes to clear last hurdles to April opening

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair Brewery’s owners are still shooting for an end of April opening, even with a list of repairs and an additional two more parking spaces the town is now requiring.But the opening...

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...
COVID-19 business

COVID-19: Montclair businesses brace for impact of shutdown

Montclair's restaurants and cafes are switching to take-out only, and numerous other businesses have closed, as ordered by the state, to stem the COVID-19 outbreak.

COVID-19: Rent help is on the way for Montclair businesses

Montclair businesses affected by the COVID pandemic can apply for up to $10,000 to pay the rent under a new state program.

DeCamp coming back for ‘limited’ commuter service in June

“After too many months to count, buses are back rolling again,” a message on the DeCamp website said.

Bloomfield Avenue fabric, craft store prepares to close

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAfter seven years serving crafters in the Montclair area, Rock Paper Scissors will be saying goodbye this weekend.The Bloomfield Avenue fabric and craft supplies store is closing its doors for good this...

Berra’s former Montclair mansion gets $404,000 price cut

 By LINDA MOSS With this price cut, maybe now you can afford Yankee legend Yogi Berra’s former home in Montclair, a lavish Tudor mansion. The price tag for the 1.4-acre estate on Wayside Place has been...

Businesses approved for Willow and Walnut

By Tina Pappas for Montclair LocalThe Planning Board approved an expansion to O A Peterson Construction Co. on North Willow Street and the addition of a martial arts studio on Walnut Street.The properties are owned...

Montclair’s plastic-bag ban tabled for now

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