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Montclair schools approve vendors for solar energy project

The solar panel project is part of the district’s Energy Savings Improvement Program (ESIP), an $11 million series of projects intended to help the schools save money on energy bills in the long run.

Sherrill, Payne: We’re safe after ‘obscene attack on our democracy’

Rep. Mikie Sherrill, a Montclair resident, was in the Capitol building as it was breached.
COVID-19 vaccine

Firefighters, police can get COVID-19 vaccine in NJ

Firefighters and police officers, as frontline first responders, become eligible to for vaccination on Thursday, Jan. 7, as the state enters Phase 1B of its tiered plan. Paramedics were included in Phase 1A, and were already eligible for the vaccine. 
Jeffrey Freeman

Jeffrey Freeman begins as new MHS principal

Eileen Gilbert had been acting as interim principal since Sept. 30, after interim Principal Terry Trigg-Scales reached the end of her interim tenure.
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2 teens tell cops: 6 people robbed us on Bloomfield Avenue

Police are investigating a report of six people robbing two teens on Bloomfield Avenue on Dec. 23.The two teens told police they had been walking east on Bloomfield Avenue when they were approached from...
parking

New parking deck to open by the end of the week

The Seymour Street parking deck operators received a certificate of occupancy for the new South Fullerton Deck from the township on Tuesday, Jan. 5, and expected to open them by week’s end.

Midtown parking lot to stay open for now

Businesses dependent on parking at Montclair’s Midtown lot got a small reprieve before the lot’s impending closure for a yeast of reconstruction, officials said Monday, Jan. 4. 
vaccine mega-site

COVID-19 vaccine mega-site opens Friday, 30 minutes from Montclair

Before the month is out, state officials expect to open the rest of their sites, including one at the Racetrack at the Meadowlands, in East Rutherford. Healthcare workers may make an appointment at any of the mega-sites or satellite sites around the state.
vaccine sites

County opens vaccine sites, but advises some residents to get vaccine at doctor’s or...

Essex County has six facilities opening up. For Montclair residents, the vaccine is being offered at the former Kmart building on Prospect Avenue in West Orange. 
parking

Businesses worry about parking space shortage

Businesses on Bloomfield Avenue worry about the loss of parking spaces caused by construction of the new decks.