Letters to the editor, Feb. 22

Keeping our schools safe Editor’s note: This was originally written as a letter to parents from Barbara Pinsak, interim superintendent of the Montclair Public Schools: we went to sleep thinking about yet another community that...

Letters to the editor, Jan. 24

Hate’s violent resultsThe following are sections of the song “Abraham, Martin and John” written by Richard Hollar and sung by Dion DiMucci. “Has anybody here seen my old friend Martin, can you tell me...

Letters to the editor, April 12

More 'us vs. them' in Montclair than you think It was great that we all united in the streets to march against gun violence in our schools. But when we get back home in Montclair,...

Letters to the Editor, Sept. 5

Focus on fighting poverty to beat achievement gap Poverty and resulting lower socioeconomic status — not racism in Montclair or its schools — remain the primary cause behind our local racial education achievement gap. Instead,...

Letters to the editor, Nov. 15

Montclair Republicans should speak upThis is a reply to John Van Wagner’s letter from the Oct. 25 Montclair Local. Mr. Van Wagner complains about Montclair Democrats’ hypocrisy for their claims of “inclusiveness and diversity”...

Letters to the editor, Dec. 20

Thank you to the communityA big thank you, from the bottom of our hearts, to family and friends, old and new, who turned out last night at Ruthie's or made a donation to help...

Letters to the editor, Aug. 3

Boy Scout disappointed by President’s speech As a Boy Scout, I am disappointed with President Donald Trump’s remarks at our Jamboree. His decision to talk about politics was not Scoutly. To quote the Scouting oath,...

Letters to the editor, April 19

Town is getting a free ride on our sidewalks Lately, Montclair has initiated a program which mandates that residential sidewalks, those that are public walkways, be inspected and if necessary, repaired or replaced by the...

Letters to the editor, June 27

Safety issues with Montclair school busesIn the Feb. 21, 2019 Montclair Local Opinion page, there was a letter from the Pedestrian Safety Committee. It states that the committee advises the township on how to...

Letters to the editor, May 11

Stamp Out Hunger food drive this Saturday I would like to remind all Montclair residents that Saturday, May 13, is the annual National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. All donations will...