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...

Dog in Montclair bite-incident passes quarantine

BY LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A dog that bit a man outside Raymond’s restaurant has completed a 10-day quarantine and showed no signs of rabies, Township Communications Director Katya Wowk said Wednesday. The dog, which officials said was...

Council OKs $2.4 million in spending, with $350,000 for parking decks

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsIn a lightning-quick meeting on Tuesday night, the Township Council approved more than $2.37 million in spending on nearly a half-dozen projects, including $350,000 to make repairs and improvements to the municipal...

Montclair schools to bring back teachers, paraprofessionals

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsSome of the teachers and paraprofessionals who thought they were out of work owing to cuts in this year’s budget will be back in school in September.At its Monday, Aug. 21, meeting,...

Jackson joins mayors in ADL anti-racism pact

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson has joined nearly 300 mayors across the nation, including 13 others from New Jersey, who are teaming up with the Anti-Defamation League in a pledge to fight racism...

Real estate firm to seek less storefront space at Warner building

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A real estate firm last week lost its bid to lease roughly half the first floor of the renovated Warner Communications building, but it will be coming back to the Township Zoning...

Residents circulate petition against Redeemer expansion

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Residents who live near Redeemer Church of Montclair have gathered roughly 30 signatures on a petition opposing the house of worship’s plan to build a two-story addition. At least one of those people,...

Pit-bull owner said dog had never bitten, had shots

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsThe woman whose pit bull bit a man outside Raymond’s restaurant last weekend told patrons at the eatery that her canine had never acted that way before, according to a police report...

Montclair Syrian refugee resettlement moves forward

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news So far one of them has a job at a popular local restaurant, but the clock is ticking for two Syrian immigrants who arrived in Montclair in June to find permanent housing. Alsayed...

Man bit by pit bull outside Raymond’s, gets rabies shots

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsA man was bitten by a pit bull outside of Raymond’s restaurant on Church Street last weekend, with the victim requiring rabies shots after the canine’s owner fled the scene with her...