vaccine mega-site

COVID-19 vaccine mega-site opens Friday, 30 minutes from Montclair

Before the month is out, state officials expect to open the rest of their sites, including one at the Racetrack at the Meadowlands, in East Rutherford. Healthcare workers may make an appointment at any of the mega-sites or satellite sites around the state.
vaccine sites

County opens vaccine sites, but advises some residents to get vaccine at doctor’s or...

Essex County has six facilities opening up. For Montclair residents, the vaccine is being offered at the former Kmart building on Prospect Avenue in West Orange. 
indoor sports

COVID-19: Indoor sports can resume on Jan. 2, with restrictions

Interstate sports competitions are still prohibited, since interstate travel for sports has been deemed to be a risk factor for spreading COVID-19. And attendance is limited to those who are directly involved in the game – players, coaches, referees and support staff – and no more than 10 spectators. 


A look back on 2020.
two house fires

Two house fires occur within 12 hours of each other

Both fires are under investigation as of Tuesday, Dec. 29, Montclair Deputy Fire Chief Robert Duncan said. 

Montclair Public Library hopes for better budget situation in 2021

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Public Library had a difficult financial year in 2020, with its budget $530,000 less than what it had hoped for, according to library data. But the library hopes that 2021 will...
First Night

History & Heritage: Recalling First Night

From 1988 through 2011, Montclairians celebrated First Night with story, song, dance, and fireworks, recalls Mike Farrelly in the latest 'History and Heritage.'

Montclair softball: 10U team wins Essex County title

This fall, the Montclair Baseball-Softball club's U10 softball team won the Essex County Championship with hard work and great pitching.

Montclair residents ignoring trash restrictions

The holidays in full swing, so Montclair residents need to remember what weight, size and content restrictions are placed on trash contents.
Vaccine clinics

COVID-19: Vaccine clinics begin across the state

Officials on Monday reported 2,745 new cases, compared to 2,329 on Dec. 27, bringing the total to 463,965 cases. Some 21 new deaths were reported, compared to 20 the previous day, bringing the total to 16,706.