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Montclair deals with fake parking permits, valet regulating

Parking permits are at such a premium in Montclair that people are forging them, according to township officials.

Council OKs $2.4 million in spending, with $350,000 for parking decks

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsIn a lightning-quick meeting on Tuesday night, the Township Council approved more than $2.37 million in spending on nearly a half-dozen projects, including $350,000 to make repairs and improvements to the municipal...
Jazz Festival

Photos: Montclairs’ Jazz Festival +Film Fest intersect

The Montclair Jazz Festival, in collaboration with Montclair Film, screened the first of four movies featuring a prominent jazz score this past Sunday.
parking fines

Parking fines to more than double in parts of downtown

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalIn a move to address parking issues in Montclair, the mayor and council unanimously passed ordinances to allow residents more flexibility in parking, while doubling parking violation fines in mostly...
left hand turn

WEEKEND POLL: Left turns into Lackawanna Plaza?

Earlier this week, we reported that the council is against plans from the Lackawanna Plaza developer that would allow left-hand turns into and out of a new planned supermarket entrance on Grove Street.Council members...
Anne Mernin

UPDATE: Mayor responds to Anne Mernin’s resignation from BOE

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsAnne Mernin has resigned from the Montclair Board of Education.Mernin said she was doing so for her family and child’s well-being, after an anonymous email was circulated among the community accusing Mernin...
Montclair Public Library

Montclair Library plans for increased staffing, programs

by KELLY NICHOLAIDES for Montclair LocalThe Montclair Library Board of Trustees adopted a 2018-2021 Strategic Plan on May 21, highlighting aggressive social media outreach, $8 million for capital improvements, up to $1.6 million in budget...
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Mother matters: encouraging the courtesy of kindness

Start with positive thinking to encourage your kids to be kind all year round, not just at random times, writes Loyla Louvis in "Mother Matters."

Montclair Football Notebook: Livingston breakdown, playoff points and Senior Day

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsPrior to their dominant win over Livingston Saturday, the Mounties also took a moment to celebrate the senior class.The football players were celebrated prior to kickoff, while the cheerleaders were honored at...