COVID-19: ‘Welcome to Stage Two of recovery’

Gov. Phil Murphy welcomed New Jerseyans to Stage Two of the state’s recovery from COVID-19 at his briefing today, Monday, June 15.

PHOTOS: Students for Justice hold space

Students for Justice, an organization made up of NJ students dedicated in fighting for all social justice movements, held a solidarity space and candle lighting at Watchung Plaza on Sunday, June 14.
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In brief: ‘America to Me: Real Talk Montclair’ on Sunday

n Sunday, June 14th, America to Me Watch Group leaders and members will share takeaways and lessons learned from their Watch Group experience.
COVID-19 testing

COVID-19: Murphy urges more residents to get tested

New Jersey hit the 26,000 daily mark on COVID-19 testing on Wednesday, and with tests becoming available at local pharmacies, Gov. Phil Murphy is urging more New Jersey residents to go get tested.

Montclair police blotter: May 29, 2020

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Letters to the Editor, May 28

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Montclair’s virtual graduation set for June 24

Interim Superintendent Nathan Parker said that “the directive limits the options significantly.”

COVID-19: As numbers slow, mysterious disease surfaces in children

Commissioner of Health Judith Persichilli said that 17 children in New Jersey are being investigated by the New Jersey Department of Health for pediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome, also known as Kawasaki disease. 

Obituary: Lauretta Freeman, Montclair Cooperative Director

The Montclair educational community is mourning the passing of Lauretta Freeman, who founded the Montclair Cooperative School, and died on March 24.
Montclair NAACP forum

Montclair NAACP Youth Council holds mayoral candidates’ forum

The forum was co-moderated by MHS juniors Genesis Whitlock and Shayla George, who serve as the president and vice president, respectively, of the Montclair NAACP Youth Council. George is also the president of the MHS Black Student Union.