Montclair man struck at intersection of Grove and Walnut streets

A Montclair pedestrian had to be taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being struck by an ambulance at the intersection of Grove and Walnut streets.Police Lt. David O’Dowd said Wednesday that the 18-year-old...

Montclair Police Blotter, March 28

BURGLARY/THEFT Tuesday, March 19—Two parked vehicles were entered on Watchung Avenue. A pair of Apple EarPods were taken. There were no signs of forced entry. Tuesday, March 19—Theft from a vehicle parked on Morningside Avenue....
Kitchen fire

Kitchen fire forces temporary closure of Cuban Pete’s

A fire broke out in the kitchen at Cuban Pete's early Sunday evening, Sept. 1, causing the restaurant to close for the remainder of the day.All of the patrons were evacuated from the restaurant...

Woman injured, light pole knocked over in Montclair accident

A woman was taken to the hospital following a motor vehicle accident, which also knocked over a light pole, in Montclair Wednesday morning.Police Lt. David O’Dowd said that a 65-year-old Montclair man was traveling...

Montclair Police Blotter, Jan. 10

BURGLARY/THEFT Tuesday, Jan. 1—Burglary to a North Mountain Avenue residence. Electronics and jewelry were taken. Access was gained by breaking a window. Wednesday, Jan. 2—Burglary to New Jin Lin Chinese, 350 Bloomfield Ave. Access was gained...
Toni’s Kitchen

Toni’s Kitchen van recovered in Newark

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe van stolen from Toni’s Kitchen last week has been found. The suspect who allegedly walked into St. Luke's Church and stole the keys to the van as well as cash and...

Montclair Police Blotter, Oct. 3

ARRESTS Tuesday, Sept. 24—A 31-year-old Morristown woman was arrested on the corner of Bloomfield and South Fullerton avenues and charged with driving while intoxicated. Friday, Sept. 27—A 22-year-old Clifton man was arrested on the corner of...

Vehicle overturns on Valley Road in Montclair

A rollover accident on Valley Road on Monday blocked off part of the street for a period of time.Police Lt. David O’Dowd said that about 1:55 p.m., a 30-year-old Montclair woman had been driving...
James Ray

Prosecutor: Montclair resident James Ray tried to escape to Cuba

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair man accused of killing his girlfriend and mother of his child at their Montclair home last month crossed into Mexico and then hopped a plane to Cuba where he was...

Montclair Police Blotters, May 16

BURGLARY/THEFT Tuesday, May 7—A juvenile resident observed an intruder inside the detached garage of her home on Carteret Street. When the intruder was alerted to the presence of the juvenile, he left the area on...