Weekend Poll: Should BOE members be elected or appointed?

Last week we reported on a group of residents who are looking into whether school board members should be appointed or elected.

Weekend Poll: Should school start later for middle and high school students?

Weekend Poll: Should school start later for middle and high school students?

Weekend Poll: Project Graduation bus hazing

Project Graduation bus hazing with water balloons, silly string and eggs a harmless prank or of concern?

Weekend poll: Should libraries censor books, DVDs, content?

This week Montclair Local's reporter Gwen Orel reported on the reinstallation of a controversial Trump painting removed from an exhibit at the Montclair Public Library due to explicit language.The painting, Gwenn Seemel’s “Hello Sh*tty,...
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WEEKEND POLL: Left turns into Lackawanna Plaza?

Earlier this week, we reported that the council is against plans from the Lackawanna Plaza developer that would allow left-hand turns into and out of a new planned supermarket entrance on Grove Street.Council members...

WEEKEND POLL: Tighter dog regulations?

This week we reported on the story of 4-year-old, Mochi, a Zuchon-Shih Tzu-Bichon dog, that was attacked by an American bulldog Saturday, March 9, in the area of Mount Hebron Road and died from...

WEEKEND POLL: A no-knockdown law for Montclair?

Earlier this week, we reported on the Montclair Township Council expressing its wishes for a stronger no-knockdown law to prevent the razing of older homes in town, in the wake of the demolition of...

Weekend poll: Should district put off high school construction?

This week Montclair Local’s reporter Erin Roll reported that district officials are weighing putting off asbestos removal due to having to move students out of the high school on May 20 with an abbreviated...


Earlier this week, we reported on the plans for the Montclair parklets  this summer. A “parklet” – a mini-temporary park that can fit in any on-street parking space – offers a quiet spot for people to...

Weekend poll: How should Montclair regulate leaf blowers?

Should Montclair ban gas leaf blowers?