College bound: with extacurricular activity, get involved, but be selective

Before you fill out your activity list, however, weigh quality over quantity, writes Pat Berry in the latest "College Bound."

Montclair Literary Festival: Finding a common language, in translation

A panel on translation moderated by Montclair author Garth Risk Hallberg will explore how language can connect readers across cultures.

Finding a home onstage ‘In the Heights’

Glenfield Middle School, sometimes called "Juilliard Junior High," presents "In the Heights" on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6.

Closing in on a no-demolition law in Montclair

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsWhile the no-demolition moratorium for Montclair homes is set to expire on Monday, April 15, township attorney Ira Karasick has been tasked with drafting a no-knockdown ordinance “with some teeth.”Officials first...

International Passover charoset for your Seder

What's a quintessential Paassover food? Here are four recipes for Charoset from around the world, for variations on a Seder table favorite this Passover.

Video: Montclair Orchestra’s French Connection benefit for Notre Dame

French composers Bizet and Berlioz are featured as well as Hayden, in this final concert of the season, the French Connection, with Hector Berlioz's "Les Nuits d'eté" (Summer Nights) sung by guest baritone soloist...

Montclair Lacrosse: MKA girls fight hard but lose in first ECT finals appearance

While the Montclair Kimberley Academy girls lacrosse team lost to Glen Ridge, they still made history with their first Essex County Championship appearance.

Train fatality identified as 53-year-old Montclair man

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsA Montclair man was struck and killed by a train near Watchung Avenue Station early Monday morning, May 13.Stephen Korbel, 53, was struck by an eastbound Montclair-Boonton Line train at 5:20 a.m.,...

In Brief: Information session planned on upcoming train changes

Representative Mikie Sherrill will host a NJ Transit Information Session on Wednesday, May 29, at Buzz Aldrin Middle School in Montclair due to the impending commuter changes planned for this summer. Sherrill will be...
Bounce Festival

Montclair Bounce Festival connects the town

Montclair Bounce Festival openged with a blue-plate community dinner, Bounce @ the Sanctuary, and more.The festival continues through June 7.