Montclair’s plastic-bag ban tabled for now

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

Kiwanis Club reappears in Montclair

A new Kiwanis Club has recently been rechartered in Montclair.
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Montclair Center BID director resigns

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS Executive director Jennifer Brown will be leaving the Montclair Center Business Improvement District Aug. 2, after working with  the organization less than a year. The Board of Directors of the Montclair Center...

Montclair local garners journalism awards

The New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists awarded Montclair Local prestigious awards on June 22. Keystone Society of Professional Journalists awarded Montclair Local honors last month.

Property owners taxed less with 2019 BID budget

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsProperty owners within the Montclair Center Business Improvement District (BID) will see a decrease in this year’s special assessment tax bill.The township approved the BID’s $627,550 for the 2019-20 fiscal year...

Love them or hate them – Sidewalk cafes are back for the summer

By KELLY NICHOLAIDES for Montclair LocalEateries are taking their business outside as temperatures rise and sidewalk cafe customers spring for outdoor dining. However, some owners have been hit with violations.There are 71 establishments that...

Montclair hair salon tries out green recycling methods

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsUpstairs at Bangz Salon on South Fullerton Avenue, you’ll find three large cardboard boxes filled with trash awaiting shipping. One contains a large bag of hair sweepings from the salon floor. Another...

Blue notes: musicians on Trumpets Jazz Club closing (includes video)

Musicians, audience members and club owners talk about their love for Trumpets Jazz Club & Restaurant. The venue is up for sale.

Glenridge parklet coming for six months come May

While the Glenridge Parklet will be making its way back onto the streets of Montclair, the Walnut Street one may not.

What’s in store at Lidl? Going inside ahead of Lackawanna move

 By Jaimie Julia Winters and Adam Anik winters@montclairlocal.newsWhen Lackawanna developer Robert Schmitt of Hampshire Cos. announced the potential new supermarket tenant for the fourth ward last week, some were skeptical, if not confused.Comments from...