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In brief: Shop small in Montclair today

The Montclair Center BID will celebrate Small Business Saturday today Saturday, Nov. 30.
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Montclair students call for student representation on Board of Education

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair’s Board of Education is currently comprised of adults, all appointed by Mayor Robert Jackson. A student may be among their membership in the future, however.At the Nov. 18 BOE meeting, Montclair...
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‘No credible threat’: Montclair High lockdown ends after police investigate report of student with...

by KEVIN MEACHAM meacham@montclairlocal.newsA lockdown at Montclair High School and neighboring Renaissance Middle School Wednesday morning, Nov. 27, resulted from a report of a student possessing a weapon, interim superintendent Dr. Nathan Parker announced in...

Underutilized? Developer’s experts say Orange Road garage only at 56%

Although residents complain of the lack of parking in Montclair, the Orange Road Garage is apparently underutilized

Residents spend night on the streets so homeless teens don’t have to

Hundreds of residents spend the night on the streets of Newark to raise funds for homeless teens.

New manager says they are addressing Union Gardens problems

Union Gardens’ new community manager said residents’ concerns over sanitation and security issues are being addressed. 

Police arrest three after reported robbery on Pine Street

By Erin RollRoll@amontclairlocal.newsPolice arrested a 20-year-old Montclair man, who allegedly used two 17-year-olds from Orange and Jersey City, to rob a party at a Pine Street apartment on Friday, Nov. 22.Jonathan Funderburk, 20, of...
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Montclair Police Blotter, Nov. 26, 2019

ARRESTS  Wednesday, Nov. 20—A 35-year-old Montclair man was charged with theft after detectives found him to be in possession of a package delivered to a resident of The Crescent. The man was also found to...
North Fullerton Fire

North Fullerton Avenue apartment fire caused by electrical failure, MFD reports

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsFour households have been displaced after an electrical fire caused an early morning blaze on Nov. 24 at a North Fullerton Avenue apartment building.The two-alarm fire was caused by an electrical malfunction,...
North Fullerton Fire

Fire breaks out at North Fullerton Avenue apartment building; no injuries reported

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsNo injuries were reported when a fire broke out early Sunday morning at an apartment building on North Fullerton Avenue, causing fire damage on four exterior balconies and smoke damage in some...