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Montclair schools say test scores are good, but there is room for improvement

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe newly released New Jersey Student Learning Assessment scores indicate that Montclair students continue to perform above the state average in math and language arts for grades three through 12, but Montclair...

Mother Matters: Creating a peaceful holiday home

"With careful planning and strategic action steps, she will ensure a peaceful vibe in her home as the holiday season approaches.," writes Loyla Louvis.

Culture in brief : Opera Theatre presents ‘Amahl’

Opera Theatre of Montclair presents "Amahl and the Night Visitors" tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 5, as part of Free First Thursday at MAM.

Brian Kirk and the Jirks wish the Boss a happy belated

Brian Kirk & The Jirks play "Born," a belated 70th birthday bash for Bruce Sprinsteen, at The Wellmont Theater on Thursday, Dec. 5.
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Montclair Police Blotter: Dec. 3, 2019

ARREST Wednesday, Nov. 27 - A 32-year-old Montclair man was arrested for DWI following a motor vehicle stop on Lincoln Street. THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE Tuesday, Nov. 26 - A man reported that while unloading items from...

505 + Friends, Cinema + Conversation give back

At Montclair Film's 505 + Friends club, neurodiverse teens can share their love of film. The Cinema + Conversation club offers stimulating films to seniors.

In brief: Commuters can now see if trains, buses are delayed, canceled

NJ Transit launched this week its online dashboard, which will report on-schedule performance, mechanical reliability and the causes for delays and cancellations.

In brief: No parking on snow covered streets, clear sidewalks

Police will be ticketing and towing vehicles parked on streets during  the snow, according to Montclair officials.

Photos: Small Business Saturday shopping in Montclair

Holiday shopping is the lifeline for retailers, and the Montclair Center BID promoted the national annual Small Business Saturday (SBS) local holiday shopping with giveaways, lunch specials at restaurants in the area, some free...
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Furry Fridays with therapy dogs at Glenfield Middle School

Editor’s note: The following was submitted by Montclair School District.Fridays have gotten furrier for Glenfield School students. Every week, therapy dogs visit Glenfield classrooms during 9th period as part of a new initiative launched...