College Bound: Parents – remember to breathe

By PAT BERRY For Montclair Local Pat Berry is a writer, editor and college application essay coach. For more information, visit Pat’s website, collegeapplicationcamp.com, and follow her on Instagram via @college_essay_coach. When my husband was in...
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Montclair Local’s Ask Task: Help. #metoo has triggered me

How to deal with #metoo triggering; finding a way to get away
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Montclair Local’s Ask Task: how to acknowledge a divorce

A middle-aged man is ready to take a chance again. How can he find love?

Montclair Local Voices: the ABC’s of summer fun (with a D thrown in for...

By ROBIN EHRLICHMAN WOODS for Montclair LocalIt’s the most wonderful time of the year for our children. Months of summer vacation to enjoy. Endless hours with nothing to do. That was great for a few...
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Ask Task: Parents wonder, is it OK to let kids fail?

By ALLISON TASK For Montclair LocalAllison Task is a career and life coach in Montclair who hosts the WMTR radio show “Find My Thrive.” Her website is allisontask.com. Need advice? Send questions to allison@allisontask.com, or...
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Robin’s Nest: Magnificent Montclair had mugs, mags and memorabilia

Want some Montclair swag? Robin Woods has you covered.

Montclair Local Voices: Mayor’s Challenge worth the weight

By William L. HurlockMontclair offers a lot to its residents — great schools and libraries, beautiful parks and many wonderful recreational and cultural programs. I recently had the pleasure of participating in one such...

Montclair eats: stuffed pasta is comfort food

"All I really wanted on a cold night was a hot plate of stuffed pasta, comforting, filling, and delicious," writes Montclair Eats' Steven DeSalvo.
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Ask Task: Baby bird is flying! or not! Parents worry

Whether your child is leaving the nest or staying in it too long, Ask Task has advice.

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.