Town Square: Planned Parenthood president CEO says ‘Our doors are open’

 "Town Square" is Montclair Local's space for longer-form opinion essays designed to generate discussion on specific topics affecting our town. Topics and submissions should...
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Town Square: Geoffrey Owens on an actor’s life and work

Montclair actor Geoffrey Owens was "outed" working at Trader Joe's, a job that had brought him peace. The outcome was unexpected.

Letters to the editor: Oct. 15

Letters to the editor: Oct. 15

Montclair Local Voices’ College bound: getting a handle on financial aid

How to pay for college is a daunting prospect. Pat Berry takes readers through financial aid possibilities.

You can now buy from dozens of Montclair shops online (Town Square)

Also: The Montclair Center BID urges you to buy gift cards to support local businesses that need a cash infusion now, during the pandemic.
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Opinion: In primary, local GOP looks for different kind of victory

by John Van Wagner for Montclair Local This past May 18, history was made at the Bloomfield Town Pub. You heard it here first. There were no...
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Ask Task: should I clean up after others peoples’ kids?

Allison Task asks: whose job is it to clean up after the kids?
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Fred Chichester’s passing is our loss. May his sensibilities live on. (Letter)

Writer Mark S. Porter, former editor of the Montclair Times, remembers Chichester's spirit, activism and persistence.

Letters to the Editor, May 7: On the Montclair election

Editor’s note: The May 7 Montclair Local was our final print edition before Montclair’s municipal election day, this Tuesday, May 12. As we have...

Letters to the editor, Oct. 4

Hugin or Menendez?We have an election on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Senator Bob Menendez’s opponent, the Republican Bob Hugin claims to be a different kind...