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...

Montclair High School to close for additional day after stairwell collapse

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair High School will be closed for at least one additional day following last week's stairwell collapse.District officials made the decision to close the school on Tuesday to allow building inspectors and...

High School to get temporary classrooms Oct. 24, staircase construction delayed due to asbestos

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair High School will be getting portable classrooms in late October, as the district prepares to start rebuilding four staircases in the old section of the school. However, an inspection found traces...
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Montclair Eats: Java jive, all over town (best cup of joe)

in the latest "Montclair Eats," food writer Steven DeSalvo sacrificed himself to drink coffee all around town. Here are his recommendations!

Glenridge parklet coming for six months come May

While the Glenridge Parklet will be making its way back onto the streets of Montclair, the Walnut Street one may not.

Montclair sets up gender-neutral restrooms in all schools

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair has started the school year rolling out gender-neutral restrooms at each of the schools.Beginning last year, only the high school had a gender-neutral restroom. Now, every school in Montclair will have...
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Heavy, early snowfall creates commute from hell for Montclair residents

By Erin Roll and Jaimie Julia Winters erinroll@montclairlocal.news, winters@montclairlocal.newsWhen Montclair Local put out a query to Montclairites on Thursday asking how they were enjoying the early-season snowfall, the responses came pouring in and they weren't pretty."Go...

Plans scaled back for Walnut Street auto detailing business

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalPlans to demolish an automobile detailing shop at 137 Walnut St. and replace it with one multifamily building of six two-bedroom housing units have been scaled back to four units...
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Theater review: Hearing about Malawi in ‘Pirira’

David Gow shines in J.Stephen Brantley's play "Pirira," set simultaneously in Malawi and NYC, but its stories are more told than dramatized.

PHOTOS: Montclair Ambulance Unit’s annual St. Patrick’s Day benefit

The Montclair Ambulance Unit held its annual St. Patrick’s Day Benefit at the Commonwealth Club and honored Rev. Mellisa Hall on Friday, March 1.