Montclair Animal Shelter gets new dog run thanks to ‘George to the Rescue’

"George to the Rescue" Creates Outdoor Oasis for Montclair Shelter Rescues.
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Montclair’s new superintendent to be announced, Johnson to be honored

Montclair’s new interim superintendent of schools will be named at a special meeting planned for Thursday, Aug. 15. 

Montclair Athletics: MHS finds ways to support uncommon sports

While sports like football and lacrosse get most of the attention, Montclair High School supports sports like ultimate frisbee and skateboarding too.
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In brief: Community Tisha B’Av service honors immigrants

On Sunday, Aug. 11, 10 a.m., congregations in Montclair will commemorate Tisha B’Av, at the Federal Building, 972 Broad St., Newark (ICE Headquarters).

The end of Scabby? Developments could deflate the rat for good

Since 1990, Scabby the Rat has stood tall and menacing outside of businesses or construction job sites that don’t use union workers.

Local Montclair High School student raises money as personal trainer

Montclair High School rising senior Doris Zeger has always loved both working out, and doing charity work, so this summer she's combined the two.
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Watchung HVAC units continue drawing noise complaints

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe noise from the new heating and air conditioning units at Watchung School are continuing to draw complaints from residents.In March, residents first complained about late night construction work surrounding the placement...
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Montclair Jazz Festival: from grass to stage in just 10 years

On Saturday, Aug. 10, Montclair Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years. It's come a long way since the 2010 festival, which took place on a grassy stage.
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Lackawanna developers want in on residents’ suit against town

The attorney for the Lackawanna Plaza developers has filed a motion to allow his clients to intervene in the suit by a group of residents against the planning board and the township over the project’s approval.

Montclair church sends group to help refugees at border

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsOne man was escaping gang violence, another death threats due to his sexuality. A father sought a safer home for his children than conflict-ridden El Salvador. Reading about the issues asylum seekers...