Montclair Football: Mounties fall to West Orange, 35-6

The Montclair Mounties football team endured its second straight home loss, this time a 35-6 drubbing at the hands of West Orange.

2020 MFF: ‘Zappa’ and voters and Montclair

The 2020 Montclair Film Festival features hometown connections with "Zappa," the Young Voter Project and more: virtually. Through Oct. 25.
afternoon shooting arrest

Afternoon shooting ends in arrests, man in critical condition

The area encompassing Glenridge Avenue, Claremont Avenue, Forest Street, Greenwood Place, North Willow Street and Walnut Street was closed off, and residents were urged to stay clear of the area. The driveway to the post office on Glenridge Avenue was also closed off.  
Oxford Street fire

UPDATE: Assistance needed for family displaced by Oxford Street fire

Firefighters were called to Oxford Street at 11:50 a.m. after receiving a report of a smoke condition at Grove Street and Oxford Street, Deputy Montclair Fire Chief Robert Duncan said. 
Montclair Orchestra

Virtual audience for Montclair Orchestra at SOPAC

The Montclair Orchestra will perform with pianist Terrence Wilson on Oct. 22 at SOPAC. The audience will watch on livestream.
new daily case count

COVID-19: New daily case counts have doubled since September, officials say

Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said that while the numbers are a far cry from where they were during the spring peak of COVID-19, they are also well above the low numbers seen during the summer. During the summer months, officials typically reported between 200 and 300 new cases a day. 

Montclair Library opens its doors on Monday, Oct. 19

Following a seventh-month closure due to the pandemic, the Montclair Public Library will open on Monday, Oct. 19, with some limitations.

Hahne’s plans detailed for 74 apartments on Church Street

Plans for a five-story, 74-unit apartment building on the former Hahnes parking lot moved forward last week as architect Bruce Stieve went over the design with the Planning Board.

Montclair sees 24 new COVID-19 cases in four days

Montclair is seeing a surge in daily COVID-19 cases, with 22 reported this week.
Montclair student equity advocate

Student equity advocate role gets different job title

At the Oct. 7 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Jonathan Ponds announced that the student equity advocate will be known as the student and family coordinator. The revised job description was approved at that same meeting.