In brief: Brainstorm recyclables session at Montclair State

BAKE to PARTAKE Upcycling is a startup that is aware of the need for eco-friendly initiatives and bringing mass awareness. The upcycling project by students Brandon Edwards, Alexis Orfan, Eva Matusow, and Khayri Chenault...

In Brief: Montclair Police to hold Coffee with a cop

The Montclair Police Department will host a National Coffee with a Cop event at Eagle Rock Co., 202 Bellevue Ave. on Thursday, May 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event is aimed...

Montclair Baseball: Mounties punch ticket to GNT final with 8-3 win

The Montclair Mounties baseball team manufactured two big innings to beat Nutley and head to their first Greater Newark Tournament final since 2013.

2019 MFF: Talking Tolkien — Film stars, director gather for Q&A at Wellmont

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news If there was one thing that the audience —- both inside the Wellmont Theater, and watching from movie theaters around the country — took away from Tuesday night’s Q&A with the stars...
CARMICHAEL

Culture in brief: Montclair’s Clark Carmichael directs at Dreamcatcher

Montclair's Clark Scott Carmichael directs the new play "String Around My Finger," which runs through May 12 at Dreamcatcher Reprtory Theatre.

Love them or hate them – Sidewalk cafes are back for the summer

By KELLY NICHOLAIDES for Montclair Local Eateries are taking their business outside as temperatures rise and sidewalk cafe customers spring for outdoor dining. However, some owners have been hit with violations. There are 71 establishments that...
SAFE Streets

Weekend Poll: Should Montclair have dedicated bike paths?

This week Jaimie Julia Winters reported on Montclair’s SAFE Complete Streets implementation plan, which provides a framework for pedestrian, bicyclist and vehicular safety options when a street is scheduled for repaving and therefore would...
Morrison

2019 MFF: ‘Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” smashes a new point-of-view

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” a documentary about the Nobel-winning author, is the official closing film of Montclair Film Festival.

MONTCLAIR BASEBALL: Strong pitching, late rally send Mounties to GNT semifinals with 5-2 win

The Montclair Mounties baseball team punched its ticket to the Greater Newark Tournament semis for the sixth time since 2010 with a 5-2 win over Livingston.