Showing off and giving back: Montclair student Maggie Borgen organizes The Harmony Concert

The Harmony Concert, produced and performed by Montclair youth, benefitting Interfaith Hospitality Network, is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 25, 7 p.m., at Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park St. For tickets: eventbrite.com/e/harmony-concert-2017-tickets- 36199741401By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsMaggie Borgen is an old...

Bringing the ‘other’ back home: ‘Merchant of Venice’ at Montclair’s Peak Performances

Five actors play aspects of Shylock in Karin Coonrod/Compagnia de’ Colombari's "The Merchant of Venice" at Peak Performances.

Upper Montclair retail site to get overhaul, affordable housing

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsA landmark building on Valley Road, a bakery decades ago, is getting a major renovation that will include a multifamily dwelling, which will have the first affordable-housing unit in Upper Montclair.A developer...

Montclair Football: Mounties roll over East Orange, 44-16

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsEAST ORANGE—No Danny Webb?That’s no problem for the Montclair High School Mounties as they took another early lead, this time against the overmatched East Orange Jaguars, and won 44-16.“Without Danny Webb, we...

Montclair author Christina Baker Kline hearing from others after speaking out

Montclair's Christina Baker Kline has been hearing from other women groped by Pres. George H.W. Bush.

Montclair may create new zoning category for Claremont Avenue properties

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt was a “no-holds-barred” discussion of policy at Monday night’s planning board meeting, and the township may get a new zoning category out of it.Montclair may add a new zone for office...

Montclair Theater Review: ‘Annie” is a Gift

"Annie" at Paper Mill Playhouse not only IS optimistic, it INSPIRES optimism. Happy Days will be here again.

Basketball: Immaculate’s Salmon says Lions ready to compete for titles

by ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsCompetition and hunger.Watch a few minutes of any Lions boys basketball practice at Immaculate Conception and you’ll quickly learn that is what head coach Jimmy Salmon and his coaching staff are looking...

Firefighter injured in Montclair house fire

A firefighter was taken to the hospital with minor injuries during a house fire on Upper Mountain Avenue on Tuesday, Jan. 2.The Montclair Fire Department was alerted to the fire at 3:23 p.m., Deputy...

Montclair group helps parents find light during a dark time

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThree Montclair women have made it their mission to help families work through the grief of losing a baby to stillbirth or miscarriage.Denise Cante, Erin Truxillo and Jennifer Brown are the founders...