Obituary: Carmelite Kelly Guttmann

Carmelite Kelly Guttmann, 95, of Cedar Grove, formerly of Montclair, died in her sleep on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.Mrs. Guttmann was born in Jersey...
Judd Harner

Obituary: Judd Harner

Judd Harner, of Montclair, died at the age of 53 on Dec. 10, 2018, after battling with metastatic melanoma for the last few months.Mr....

Montclair nonprofits honored for their gifts to community

 By Wilma Hurwitz for Montclair LocalFive Montclair not-for-profits garnered Partners for Health Foundation awards and grants for the work they do in combating hunger and...
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Recipe of the Month: Irresistible tiramisu at Da Pepo

Tiramisu at Da Pepo masters all the flavors and textures needed for this irresistible dessert. Steven DeSalvo presents the recipe.

PHOTOS: Santa comes to town

PHOTOS BY KATE ALBRIGHTSanta makes the rounds in Upper Montclair courtesy of the Montclair Fire Department. The Montclair Community Band was on hand to...

Montclair holds party for fire victims, firefighters

By Wilma A. Hurwitz, Photos By Kate Albright for the Montclair LocalAbout 100 people gathered for an evening of food, drinks and dancing at...
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Montclair organizers rally to support Guatemalan detainee Jorge Chajon

After more than 15 months in immigration detention, and over five weeks in the Essex County Jail awaiting a final deportation hearing, Jorge Chajon,...

Spotlight House of Worship: All things are possible at First Church

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.newsThe “Houses of Worship” series spotlights local religious organizations. General information about the church is below. If you have religion news...
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Ask Task: Come on, get happy

Allison Task is "in the gratitude and happiness business.: In her final "Ask Task," she gives tips on how to use gratitude to become happy.
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College Bound: The impact of college essays on an essay coach

By PAT BERRY For Montclair LocalPat Berry is a writer, editor, and college application essay coach. For more information, visit Pat’s website, collegeapplicationcamp.com and follow...