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COVID-19: Stay-at-Home Order to remain in effect

Although the curve of new COVID-19 cases remains flat, the curve needs to “bend down and stay down” before the state can begin opening back up, said Gov. Phil Murphy at today’s debriefing. 

COVID-19: ‘April will be the toughest period, but May will be better’

New Jersey reported fewer positive COVID-19 cases and deaths today, Friday, April 17, compared to Thursday, but the battle against what Gov. Phil Murphy called a “once-in-a-century killer” continues.

Paying the rent during COVID- Montclair landlords, tenants working together

Montclair landlord David Placek got a shoutout from Gov. Phil Murphy on Saturday for giving his tenants a “rent holiday.”

COVID-19: Governor orders all to wear masks in supermarkets

In order to “tighten up” social distancing measures, Gov. Phil Murphy announced two executive orders Wednesday, April 8, regarding masks and construction. 
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COVID-19: Residents urged not to litter used gloves, masks on street

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsWith people donning gloves and masks to avoid the spread of COVID-19 while visiting grocery stores or pharmacies, many environmentalists are now concerned with proper disposal of the latex products. In recent...
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Passover: a socially distanced Seder

The Passover Seder takes place in the home. Area Jews are figuring out how to gather on Zoom, and have a socially distanced Seder.

Elections: Meet the Montclair candidates for mayor and council

Meet the Montclair candidates for mayor and council.
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Town Square: A primer on Montclair government

Montclair voters will vote for a mayor and council in the township's municipal elections, which will be held via mail-in ballot on May 12.

COVID-19: State’s numbers are down but Montclair’s continue to climb

The number of cases of Montclair COVID-19 cases among its residents climbed from 79 to 96 today, said township health officials. 

COVID-19: Montclair nursing home administrator dies after contracting virus

A beloved administrator at a Montclair nursing home who dedicated his life to serving the elderly has died due to complications with COVID-19.