Bigbelly trash cans expand into all Montclair business districts

As promised, the township has installed 30 more Bigbelly garbage receptacles, with them now located in all of Montclair's business districts. The municipality opted to purchase the latest batch of 150-gallon solar-powered trash compactors following...

Montclair friends and neighbors: filmmaker Reuben Atlas

In our new series "Friends and Neighbors," we interview interesting people who live in town. Here: Montclair's Reuben Atlas is more than a filmmaker.

Fourth Ward meeting rescheduled for Jan. 30

The Fourth Ward community meeting slated for next Tuesday has been rescheduled for Jan. 30. at 7 p.m.Fourth Ward Councilwoman Renée Baskerville, who is hosting the meeting, on Thursday announced that due to unforeseen...

A Montclair actor plays his opposite in Studio Players’ ‘Don’t Drink the Water’

in Studio Players' production of "Don't Drink the Water," an American hero plays a Soviet guard.

Montclair’s Stephen Rosenfield to talk on comedy at Watchung Booksellers

Comedy is hard work, and it can be learned, says Stephen Rosenfield.

Hockey: Mounties prove they belong in tough battle against elite Summit team

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsROSELLE — While the Montclair Mounties were unable to overcome Summit’s hockey team Tuesday night at the Warinanco Sports Center, losing in a tight 3-1 game, there were still plenty of positives...

Montclair Athletics: New Athletic Director ready to lead Mountie Athletics

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsSummit High School doesn’t have lights for its football field.Montclair townsfolk know what that’s like, as Woodman Field isn’t lighted.But much like the Mounties try to do, Summit wants to...

Reports find students of color, special ed more likely to be suspended in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsStudents of color and special education students, especially boys, are disproportionately more likely to be suspended or reported for discipline issues in Montclair’s schools.Those were some of the findings in Montclair’s violence/vandalism...

Fencing: Veteran fencers lead Mounties to early success

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIt’s controlled chaos during fencing practice for the Montclair High School team. Three disciplines — épée, foil and saber — spread across both gym spaces in the George Inness Annex, where freshman...

Police: Montclair saw 31 motor vehicle thefts in 2017

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIt was a moderately busy year for the Montclair Police Department in terms of stolen motor vehicles, though the numbers of incidents were close to what they had been in previous years.The...