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Neighbors say Mountainside Hospital construction went till midnight

For two years, Mountainside Hospital neighbors say they have dealt construction they claim goes on past the allowed hours of 6 p.m.
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Edgemont teacher honored as teacher of the year

Smita Dharsi is a second-grade teacher at Edgemont, Montclair’s Montessori school and one of 23 educators across New Jersey who were named Educators of the Year.

Montclair Soccer: Mountie boys beat Caldwell, head back to ECT finals

Montclair High School's boys soccer team reached it's second straight Essex County tournament final with a 1-0 win over Caldwell on Oct. 17, 2019.

Owners want to create community art space with apartment expansion

The owners of a mixed-use property on Glenridge Avenue plan to create an arts and entertainment venue that will provide free space to Montclair residents.

GOP tax reform may hit Montclair home values hard

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair homeowners should brace for a double-digit decrease in their property values if proposed Republican federal tax reform passes. That’s the alarming message that Township Mayor Robert Jackson had this past weekend at...

Weekend Poll: Should BOE members be elected or appointed?

Last week we reported on a group of residents who are looking into whether school board members should be appointed or elected.
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Brief: School bus safety initiative launched

The Montclair Police Department Traffic Bureau has spent the last few months working on a School Bus Safety initiative, with the goal to address the ongoing safety issues and concerns in Montclair and across...

Culture in brief: Montclair Kimberley Academy to hold book fair

Montclair Kimberley Academy will host what it describes as the largest annual Scholastic Book Fair in the country from Nov. 5 through Nov. 8. This year’s theme is the Wild West. The book fair is...
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Planning board looks toward no knock down rule for older homes

In response to a recent increase in home demolitions, the planning board is investigating bringing back a no-knock down ordinance.

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.