COVID-19: Two deaths reported in Montclair

The Montclair Department of Health and Human Services reported the current number of positive COVID-19 cases in Montclair is up to five, two of whom have died.
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COVID-19: Renaissance teacher, MSU employees test positive

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsTwo more Montclair State University employees and a Renaissance School teacher have tested positive for COVID-19, officials said Wednesday, March 18.Montclair School District officials announced today that a Renaissance teacher, present...

Police: Man assaulted by group on Church Street

A Newark resident reported being accosted and assaulted by a group of people on Church Street on Friday, March 13.

COVID-19: Cases climb in Essex, with two deaths reported

Twelve more Essex County cases of COVID-19 were announced Wednesday, March 18, as the number of statewide cases nearly doubled overnight.

Montclair Police Blotter: March 18

The police blotter is provided to Montclair Local at the discretion of the Montclair Police Department, and may not reflect the complete scope of police activity.

COVID-19: Neighbors have nightly toast amid the crisis

Brookfield Road neighbors have nightly toast amid the crisis.

COVID-19: Fourth case reported in Montclair as numbers continue to climb in New Jersey

Today brought on 89 new cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey, reaching 267 cases statewide. The Montclair Health Department said that a 73-year-old Montclair woman has tested positive for the virus, bringing Montclair's cases to four.

COVID-19: Town hall, MSU workers concerned with going to work

Some township and Montclair State University employees are concerned with employees having to report to work during the COVID-19 epidemic, as both the township and the university remain in operation. 

COVID-19: As numbers grow, restaurants, theaters, gyms to shut down tonight

Montclair announced the closure of all parks and New Jersey has announced a statewide curfew from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. 

COVID-19: As numbers climb, Montclair closes parks, sets restaurant, bar curfew

Montclair announced the closure of all parks and set a 10 p.m. curfew for bars and restaurants in response to the growing spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey.