Obituary: Norman ‘Ronnie’ William Hartsfield

Norman 'Ronnie' William Hartsfield

Obituary: Albert Edward Pelham

Albert Edward Pelham

Services this week for Albert Pelham, beloved Montclair community leader

Pelham was a 'fearless freedom fighter for civil rights, education and social justice.'

Obituary: Patricia Barbara Young

Patricia Barbara Young

Obituary: Thurston Briscoe

Thurston Briscoe

‘An incredible legacy’ — Albert Pelham, a leader in Montclair for decades, dies

A lifelong resident of Montclair, Pelham fought for civil rights and opportunities for the underserved in a community he loved dearly.

Obituary: Linphord Aaron Darlington II

Linphord Aaron Darlington II

James Tierney, a musical soul, built on legacy of Tierney’s Tavern. He died at...

If you played at Tierney's open mic, you were there because of James Tierney. He loved bringing music to Montclair.
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Obituary: James Tierney, co-owner of Tierney’s Tavern

James “Jim” Patrick Tierney of Upper Montclair, a co-owner of Tierney's Tavern, died peacefully in his sleep on Friday, July 30, at age 52.

Dennis Thomas, Montclair resident and Kool & The Gang cofounder, dies in his sleep

Dennis “Dee Tee” Thomas — co-founder of Kool & The Gang and a longtime Montclair resident — died in his sleep Saturday, according to a statement from the band. He was 70.Thomas, born in...