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New manager says they are addressing Union Gardens problems

Union Gardens’ new community manager said residents’ concerns over sanitation and security issues are being addressed. 

Historic house tour shows how early locals celebrated the holidays

This year’s annual Essex County Historic Holiday House Tour features 15 historic homes, including three in Montclair.

Photos: Human Needs Food Pantry’s platoon prepares the countdown to T-Day

The Human Needs Food Pantry ramps up for the Thanksgiving holiday Saturday and the goal of 900 turkeys with extra drop-off times for Thanksgiving donation. Sunday, Nov. 24, 8:30-3 is the last day, Tuesday...
Red Hawk Fellows

Red Hawk Fellows program helps former foster students navigate college

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsFor some college students, campus life goes beyond the stress of class loads, studying, roommates and cafeteria food. For students who were raised in foster care, but have aged out, not only...

Bike & Walk Montclair pushes council to pass SAFE Streets

Bike & Walk Montclair is now stepping up its lobbying efforts in favor of the adoption of the Montclair SAFE Complete Streets Implementation Plan, which has been stalled at the planning board level since 2017, as part of the township’s master plan.

Affordable housing demand outpacing supply in a town with a history of providing

For more than four decades, the scarcity of affordable housing has been a hot issue in Montclair.

Montclair church looking to give away a house for free before it’s razed

The Redeemer Church of Montclair is giving away a home, with one caveat — you have to move it. 

Tenants fight for rent control after rents climb with new owners

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsYou may have met them marching in the July 4 parade or while they handed out cards to commuters at the train stations. Their message: “We want you to stay.”And last...

Montclair Soccer: Mounties fall to Ridgewood in NJSIAA tournament

The Montclair High School boys soccer team's season came to a end Tuesday night as they fell in penalty kicks to Ridgewood in the NJSIAA semifinals.

Montclair Soccer: Mounties advance in NJSIAA tournament

The Montclair High School boys soccer team advanced in the North Jersey, Section 1, Group 4 NJSIAA tournament with a 2-0 win over West Orange High School.