Lackawanna mall conversion funding in the ’80s raises questions at hearing

By Jaimie Julia Winters  winters@montclairlocal.newsIn 1982, Montclair entered into a public-private agreement for the conversion of the historic Lackawanna Plaza into a mall, the demolition...

Photos: Montclair Orchestra meets an operatic Peter Rabbit

The Montclair Orchestra's Children's Concert adds the New Camerata Opera's Peter Rabbit mini-opera to the orchestra's performance of excerpts of four classical favorites, and...

Photos: Light of Day Winterfest at Outpost in the Burbs

Rockers came together to perform in a round robin style to benefit the Light of Day Foundation, at Outpost in the Burbs, on Friday, Jan. 11.

Dot’s Desk: Happy New Year fruitcake

Dorothea Benton Frank considers the history of the much-maligned fruitcake, in general and then in her own life. Her conclusion? Yum.

Literary snapshots in Kathy Curto’s ‘Not for Nothing’

Kathy Curto will read from her new book "Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Childhood" in the Halfway There Reading series on Monday, Jan. 14.

Athlete Spotlight: Jaala Williams, senior, Montclair High School

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsIn October, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association's Executive Committee voted to officially make girls wrestling a high school varsity sport.For Montclair High School senior Jaala Williams, that’s a big change...

Montclair Basketball: Immaculate girls take down Millburn, 66-46

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Immaculate Conception girls basketball team improved to 6-3 on the season Tuesday night with a dominating 66-46 win over division rival Millburn. The victory continued their undefeated season in the Liberty...

Montclair Basketball: Mounties stumbles cost them in 48-29 loss

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair High School boys basketball team was off to a solid start to the season, but with the new year, have come several missteps.First, there was a close 79-72 loss...

Montclair Wrestling: MHS wrestlers have early success in 2018-19 season

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMontclair High School’s wrestling team came hard off the top rope to start the season, building a 6-2 record on the back of six straight wins, culminating in a 54-14 dismantling of...

Montclair Basketball: Mounties stumble hard against Seton Hall – Recap

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair High School boys basketball team was off to a solid start to the season, but with the new year, have come several missteps. First a close 79-72 loss to American...

History and Heritage: When everyone had a horse

Pedestrians vs. the automobile are a long-standing issue in Montclair. Before the speeding horseless carriage, Montclair was a many-horsed town.

College Bound: for juniors, grades, summer, imagination

Time for college-bound juniors to think about college: considering grades, summer vacations, key events, and imagination.

Unresolutions: The New Year is your wake-up call

Montclair Local staff, stringers, and friends list their unresolutions: what they'll keep doing, and what they just won't change.

Obituary: Epaulda Talucci

Epaulda Talucci, 101, of Cherry Hill, formerly of Montclair, died on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.Ms. Talucci was born and raised in Montclair, lived in...