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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...
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BOE asks parents to weigh in on homework policy

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair is taking a look at a first draft of a districtwide homework policy this summer, and wants parents to weigh in on the subject.The Board of Education has posted a sample...

Superintendent search takes center stage at BOE meeting

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe search for a permanent superintendent continues, but two of the positions that had long been open have been filled.The Board of Education discussed both the superintendent search and the new hires...

Jonathan Alter to speak on Jewish values in the age of Trump

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news“When you think about tikkun olam, it’s ‘repair the world,’” said Jonathan Alter. “This dude ain’t repairing the world. You can say a lot about him but he’s not repairing the world.”Tikkun...

Police urge residents to lock cars after series of thefts

The Montclair Police Department has issued a warning to residents urging them to lock their cars and not keep valuables in them, following a recent series of burglaries in the town's northern end."Montclair Police Department...

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...

Township gives residents until Aug. 25 to pay taxes

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair property owners will have until Aug. 25 to pay their local third-quarter taxes without facing any penalties, almost a month past the normal due date, according to a resolution passed by...

Belleville man taken to hospital after motor vehicle accident

A 77-year-old Belleville man was taken to the hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle accident Tuesday morning.Police Lt. David O’Dowd said that the man was turning onto South Fullerton Avenue from Plymouth Street...

Police: Montclair woman in stable condition after stabbing

A Montclair woman is in stable condition after being stabbed in what police describe as a domestic violence incident.Police Lt. David O’Dowd said that police responded to a residence at 11 a.m. on Monday...

Planning board challenges council over Lackawanna redevelopment

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news 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...