Letters to the editor, May 30

A survival guide for Montclair pedestriansDriving and riding around Montclair repeatedly reminds me of the frightening number of pedestrian deaths recently. I hope folks will forgive me for suggesting ways we can all be...

Letters to the editor, May 23

Make driver's licenses more availableThis is about changing the requirements for a New Jersey state driver’s license. There are many people in New Jersey who are prevented from driving because they cannot show proof...

Letters to the editor, May 16

The impact of a teacher can be unmeasurableSometimes the wheel of life makes itself so noticeable you can almost hear it turning. Twenty-four years ago, Sandra Fine, Nishuane second-grade teacher extraordinaire, had our daughter Julia...

Letters to the editor, May 9

Ode to Vincent TangoMontclair’s soul feels hurt with the passing of my friend, Vinny Tango! His love and dedication to Montclair High School and the town were legendary. From his paintings of so many Montclair...

Letters to the editor, May 2

An unnecessary inconvenienceAround April 25, we received a notice that, on Monday, April 29, our street will be unusable during the day; all the cars to be removed by 7 a.m., to accommodate the...

Letters to the editor, April 25

Review of ‘Heartland’In an era of dwindling newspapers, it seems heartless to criticize so valuable a resource as the Montclair Local. You provide much needed coverage for the wonderful events and businesses in our...

Letters to the editor, April 18

Thank you, DottieIn response to Dorothea Benton Frank’s “Town Square” from April 11 (“Mega-mansions: the other side of the story,” page 12): I too am a long time Montclair resident of a “historic” home...

Letters to the editor, April 11

The dangers of using pesticides in your gardenWe, the 51 members of the Edgemont Roots & Shoots Club, are writing to remind everyone of the dangers of using pesticides in your garden.Pesticides are very...

Letters to the editor, April 4

The sound of leaf blowersAs long as the soundtrack of outdoor Montclair continues to be the drone of the leaf blower, why not build an Indy-styled motor raceway?We could have the thrill of watching...

Letters to the editor, March 28

Conditions at the Essex County jailThis is about our relationship with the freeholders, the money we send them and what they do with the money. It’s about the immigration detention facility that the county...