Montclair Soccer: New coach brings club approach to Mounties

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsEven though the Montclair High School girls soccer team has a new coach, there is an air of familiarity to preseason practices.Many of the players already know head coach Ashley Hammond...
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No-fee adoption days help find ‘furever’ homes

Montclair Township Animal Shelter National held a Clear the Shelters Bonus Day on Sunday, Aug. 18.

Montclair continues cleaning up from floods

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair is still assessing the damage throughout the township caused by unexpected, heavy flooding on Aug. 11.Montclair, as a flood-affected area, is eligible for disaster relief from FEMA, according to an announcement...

Photos: Montclair High School All Class Reunion

The Montclair High School All Class Reunion was held on Saturday, July 21, in Montclair’s Nishuane Park. 
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Montclair students are school ready!

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalIn between basketball games, bean bag tosses, prizes, cotton candy, hot dogs and hamburgers, Montclair children picked out school backpacks at Glenfield Park on Aug. 19.Every year as summer winds...

Theater review: ‘Blithe Spirit’ is unreally runny

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's "Blithe Spirit" offers shivery, spooky fun.
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Montclair Center BID director Israel Cronk resigns

Montclair Center Business Improvement District (BID) Executive Director Israel Cronk is resigning to take a new position in the private sector.

Photos: Montclair Jazz Festival, truncated

The Montclair Jazz Festival was canceled due to thunderstorms: a first in its nine-year history. But President and Founder Melissa Walker knew it was important to find a place for the kids to play....
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No adults allowed (onstage): Harmony Concert shows off teen activism

The Harmony Concert, organized and presented by (mostly) Montclair teens, raises money for the COPE Center.

MKA soccer Paralympian raises awareness, inspires teammates

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsFor Montclair Kimberley Academy rising junior Shea Hammond, all the usual hurdles for athletes — fierce opponents, long practices, packed schedules — were nothing compared to the one he has had to...