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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...

Upscale restaurant-catering facility to open at old Rascals’ site

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A new tenant, an upscale restaurant and large catering facility, will be moving into the former Rascals Comedy Club, which has been vacant for a decade. A group led by an area attorney,...

Brookdale ShopRite to join vendors at new farmers’ market

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news As an interim move until the Fourth Ward gets back its supermarket, Brookdale ShopRite will be joining the vendors at the new farmers’ market at Crane Park, the Montclair Center Business Improvement...

Russian spy house set for $200,000 renovation

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlcocal.newsA Clifton real estate investor is looking to turn a Montclair house, once owned by Russian spies, from an eyesore into a showcase, planning to invest more than $200,000 in renovations and...
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Photos: Georgian Inn’s Carriage House relocates

It was moving day Monday, July 17, for the Carriage House, as the red brick building was relocated from the back of the site of the Georgian Inn. It wasn’t much of a move,...

Residents unhappy with revised Lorraine Ave. plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news To avoid litigation, a developer has amended his plan for the former Warner Communications facility on Lorraine Avenue, and is now looking to create an addition that will make the property look...

Planning board blasts Seymour Street proposals

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A loading zone on Church Street, by outdoor cafes and shops? A 4-foot-wide sidewalk in front of a six-story building on South Willow Street? Parking spaces eliminated during construction of a major...

Montclair BID chief grilled by council on farmers’ market plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A farmers’ market is coming to Crane Park, and a community garden is also in the works for the plot of land, although the initiator of those two projects apologized to the...
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Seymour Street redevelopment plan wins award

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsNew Jersey Planning Officials, an organization of planning and zoning boards, has awarded the township’s Seymour Street Redevelopment Plan the group's Achievements in Planning Award.The award was announced in the association's recent...

With stern warning, council renews South End store’s liquor license

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsWarning the establishment to keep its sidewalk clean and to stop loiterers, the Township Council on Tuesday night renewed the liquor license of South End Liquors, and gave its approval to three...