Business owners speak out on plastic bag ban

A group of merchants are concerned that an ordinance currently being drafted on a single-use plastic bag ban could hurt their small businesses.

Montclair Track & Field: Mountie boys’ 4×400 sets meet record at Nationals

Montclair High School's track & field team sent 11 athletes to Nationals in North Carolina, and the boys 4x400m relay team broke a ten year old record.

Montclair Skateboarding: MHS skateboard club members propose skate park

Local skateboarders from Montclair High School are hoping that a petition they've started can help create a skate park for them to practice at safely.

Montclair deals with fake parking permits, valet regulating

Parking permits are at such a premium in Montclair that people are forging them, according to township officials.

Planning Board: Demo review law too far reaching

Planning board members are concerned that a demolition-review law could go too far in including houses that are not necessarily historic.
Drag Queen Story Hour

Pride Month: Ms. Harmonica Sunbeam brings Drag Queen Story Hour to town

Ms. Harmonica Sunbeam will leadDrag Queen Story Hour, with stories, crafts and sparkles, at Kidville and Bnai Keshet during Pride Month.
Glenfield schedule change

UPDATE: Superintendent says only rehearsals will be pushed to after school with Glenfield...

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsGlenfield Middle School may be moving to a schedule with longer, fewer periods next year, a move that district officials claim will give students more time to spend on academic courses. But...

Montclair Athletics: Several teams await head coach approvals

While the Montclair Board of Education finally approved field hockey coach Mary Pat Mercuro, baseball and girl's basketball still have not been approved.
Make music

Montclair Make Music Day catches fire

Montclair Make Music Day(s), Friday June 21 and Saturday June 22, will have more than 100 performers in about 40 venues this year.
Glenfield schedule change

Glenfield schedule change could push arts to after school

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe Glenfield Middle School community is objecting to plans to move to a class schedule with fewer periods next year, contending the move will have negative consequences for what Glenfield is known...