Montclair BOE rejects bids for staircase project

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe four bids received by the district to rebuild Montclair High School’s four outdated staircases and asbestos removal in the stairwells have been rejected.Three bids came in over bid of the district's...
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History and heritage: The distinguished Fernald family; nature or nurture?

Montclair's Fernald family were very accomplished, writes historian Mike Farrelly in the latest "History and Heritage. Genetic makeup, or instilled values?

Montclair Cross Country: MKA’s Schaller commits to Northeastern

Montclair Kimberley Academy senior distance runner Anna Schaller had to find just the right fit for college, and she found it at Northeastern University.

Montclair Athletics: MSU Hall of Fame football, baseball coach Fred Hill dies at 84

Legendary Rutgers University baseball coach Fred Hill Sr., who also spent seven years at Montclair State University, died on Saturday, March 2. He was 84.

In brief: Council approves stairwell replacement bond

The Montclair Township Council voted to approve a bond ordinance to pay for staircase repairs at Montclair High School March 5.The $2,031,000 bond covers the demolition and replacement of four staircases, the asbestos removal...
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In brief: Montclair to increase crossing guards

The Montclair Police Department is seeking school crossing guards to work two to four hours per day, according to assignments.The number of school crossing guards will increase by 10 to 60 total.Crossing guards regulate...
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News in brief: ArtPride People’s Choice awards announced, Montclair wins eight

Montclair won eight awards in the annual People's Choice Awards sponsored by JerseyArts.com and ArtPride, out of 115 nominees.
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All write now: writing is a numbers game

Writing is a numbers, game, writes Steph Auteri in the latest "All Write Now." Want to get published? Send out queries and manuscripts, over and over.