COVID-19: Numbers climb to 3,000, stay at home order will be enforced

The number of COVID-19 cases In New Jersey could reach over 3,000 by tonight, said state officials.

COVID-19: Toni’s Kitchen rallies as services shutdown and need grows

Volunteers at Toni's Kitchen helped pack food for hundreds of children and their families on Saturday, March 21, during three shifts. 
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COVID-19: Montclair State to allow some students to remain on campus; others must leave

Montclair State University is keeping dorms open for students who have nowhere else to live, but all other residential students are being asked to vacate the campus.

Montclair tenants are closer to getting rent control

After a year of landlord-tenant hearings over rent increases as high as 35 percent in some cases, Montclair may soon get a rent control ordinance.

COVID-19: Restaurant list tells you who’s delivering, who’s open for takeout

The Montclair Center BID has put together a list of restaurants still open that residents might find useful.

ELECTIONS: Polls closed, all Montclair voters will vote through the mail

Montclair’s May 12 election for mayor and council will be by mail-in ballot only due to New Jersey’s State of Emergency and concerns with the spread of COVID-19.
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COVID-19: Schools to close on March 13 for staff professional development

Montclair's schools will be closed for the day on Friday, March 13, so staff can be trained in online instruction in the event of a school closure related to COVID-19.

Skateboard park to replace two of four courts at Rand Park

After lobbying for over a year, Montclair’s Skateboard Club will now have a place to call home.

UPDATE: With the deadline fast approaching, three announce council runs, others still up in...

Two more residents have announced plans to run in the May 12 municipal elections. 

Montclair Police Blotter, Feb. 11

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