Worried about hate, Montclair Asian families ask public schools for help

Letter's writers say anti-Asian hate is as pressing an issue as coronavirus safety, while the district prepares for a return to classrooms.

Montclair High students getting more resources for mental health

Jed Foundation will work with MHS to strengthen support and training.
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Several Montclair eateries temporarily close for coronavirus exposures

The Little Daisy Bake Shop, Egan & Sons, Brick + Dough all shut briefly this week.

Mountainside-Montclair schools vaccination program closes after a few weeks

The school system said there was "decreased interest" — in part, because teachers could get vaccines elsewhere.

Essex-Hudson Greenway could be purchased by year’s end

First suggested nearly 20 years ago, the Essex-Hudson Greenway Project is inching closer to reality, project officials say.

Soon, all Montclair police will have body cameras

By ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsMontclair — like all New Jersey communities — has until June 1 to get its police officers wearing body cameras, under a bill Gov. Phil Murphy signed in late 2020. Montclair Police Chief...
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Bellevue suffers $10,000 in damage from vandalism, police say

Police say someone allegedly broke into the theater and caused $10,000 in damage sometime prior to March 27.

For some Montclair families, the time to leave public schools has come

They say after a year of remote learning, an April 12 start to hybrid schedules is too little, and too late.

53 staff cuts? That’s just hypothetical, Montclair school district says

But many teachers and Board of School Estimates members say they're put off by the uncertainty.