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Montclair High School sees at least 17 staff take leave of absence in 2018-19

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair High School parents and students are reporting that a high number of teachers have been out on leave for extended periods this school year, in some cases without a dedicated substitute...

Sculpture removal, tree loss concerns raised with outdoor expansion

Montclair Art Museum officials have plans to upgrade its grounds.

In brief: Bay Street night, weekend rates drop

The night and weekend hourly parking rate will go from $2 to $1 at the Bay Street parking deck.

Montclair council could pass plastic bag ban tonight

The mayor and council will hold a public hearing and vote on the plastic bag ordinance tonight, July 23.
Missing couple

In brief: Council passes resolution in support of continued search for missing couple

The Montclair Township Council is calling on Montclair’s national representatives to do what they can to aid in the search for a missing Montclair couple in Barbados. 
Montclair Center BID

Montclair Center BID names board chairman as interim director

BY ERIN ROLL & JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS roll@montclairlocal.newsJason Gleason, the current Montclair Center Business Improvement District board chairman, has been named as the BID's interim director.The Montclair Center Business Improvement District board announced the appointment...

Photos by Armando ‘OUTthere’ Diaz capture energy

“Everybody’s Got a Little Light Under the Sun,” an exhibition of photographs by Montclair’s Armando “OUTthere” Diaz, captrue energy exchanges.

Photos: First day of school in Montclair

Montclair children went back to school, today, Sept. 5.
Bias incidents

New Jersey bias incident report shows more cases involving minors

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsWhile New Jersey is seeing an overall increase in bias crimes committed, Montclair is reporting a decline, according to the 2017-18 numbers supplied by the state.The numbers also reveal that almost half...

History and Heritage: A cow — in Montclair?

Yep, that's a cow in Montclair. In this historic photo, archivist Molly Hone gives some information about "Carrie the Cow," for History and Heritage.