PHOTOS: Glenridge Parklet opens

On Friday, Sept. 28, Mayor Robert Jackson, BID Director Israel Cronk and other officials will open a new seasonal parklet on Glenridge Avenue.
gender gap

Montclair women still underpaid compared to male counterparts

Data from the Census paints a dire picture for Montclair’s gender gap numbers.
Walnut Parklet

Walnut Street Parklet to hold opening Saturday

Porch on Walnut to open Saturday.

Two lots to be closed near Wellmont Theater

Two municipal lots will close during construction in the area of the Wellmont Theater for the Seymour Street redevelopment project. South Willow Street Lot was closed last week and South Fullerton East Lot will...
DID director

Cronk trading in Montclair for windshield wipers

Israel Cronk will be trading Montclair’s downtown for windshield wipers.
Israel Cronk

Montclair Center BID director Israel Cronk resigns

Montclair Center Business Improvement District (BID) Executive Director Israel Cronk is resigning to take a new position in the private sector.
short-term rentals

Short-term rentals now taxed as hotels

Over 300 Montclairites open their homes to short-term renters through sites such as Airbnb, FlipKey or hometogo.

Montclair 150: In business – Some closed; others stood test of time

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI Beginning in the 1850s, businesses opened in what is now Montclair reflecting the needs of a rural community. As the Industrial Revolution hit and the population grew, businesses’ services and offerings...

Parklets to crop up again this year

A “parklet” - a mini-park that can fit in any on-street parking space - can offer that space.

Eleven-apartment Park Street redevelopment postponed

By Tina Pappas for Montclair LocalA lengthy hearing on a proposed apartment building at 256 Park St. resulted in postponement of the application.Residents raised concerns about aesthetics and increased traffic problems arising from the 11...