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...

Where to keep warm in Montclair during cold snap

Those who need a place to warm up are welcome at the following locations during business hours, according to the township.The Montclair Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.The Montclair Public...

Montclair collected $28 million in prepaid 2018 taxes

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news An estimated 2,500 Montclair property owners, some waiting on a line that snaked out into the Township Municipal Complex’s parking lot last Saturday, forked over roughly $28 million during the past week...

Critic of Montclair ice cream shop logo debuts ‘snowflake’ campaign

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair business owner who called out a local ice cream shop’s cow logo as being sexist, and was blitzed with hate mail as a result, is launching a campaign to make...

Light of Day comes to the Outpost in Montclair

Five singer-songwriters headline, in a singer-songwriters' circle in The Light of Day Foundation's Winterfest kick-off concert in Montclair on Friday, Jan. 5.

Montclair hospital welcomes first baby of 2018

Aaden Bailey was the first baby born in 2018 at the Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center in Montclair, according to a release from the hospital.Aaden, the first son and second child of Montclair...
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Longtime Montclair shop Photo Cullen to be shuttered

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news  Kent Hallander, whose family has owned Photo Cullen in Montclair for nearly a half century, predicted that today’s young people will regret their dependence on cellphone photos when they get older. Those...

Basketball: Immaculate ends big week with 69-61 statement win over Ranney

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsPATERSON — It’s a new year, and Immaculate Conception’s boys basketball team has a new message.They want everyone to know that the Lions have arrived, and they drove that home with a...

Hockey: Backup goalie leads Montclair to 5-2 win over Tenafly

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIn hockey, penalty shots during a game are momentum altering moments.So when the Tenafly Tigers (1-3-1) were given an opportunity for one against the Montclair Mounties (7-1-1) with 7:58 left in the...
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Montclair eateries start cutting down on plastic straw use

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt’s a project that’s starting to catch on, one sip at a time.Clean Water Action is inviting Montclair-area restaurants to sign up with Straws by Request, a project aimed at cutting down...