Montclair tree lighting

PHOTOS/ VIDEO: Montclair tree lighting brings cheer, with carols, Santa and s’mores

Montclair held its annual tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 7 on Church Street. The event featured caroling by the Fabulous Fezziwigs, ice sculptures, fire pits for roasting marshmallows and making s'mores, hot cocoa stations...

Montclair Swimming: Fresh start for Cougars swimmers

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsDeep in the bowels of the Montclair Kimberley Academy high school campus, the Cougars swim team is prepping for the upcoming season.Head coach Patrick Collins saw an increase in the numbers...

PHOTOS / VIDEO: Montclair celebrates the start of Hanukkah

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duVx5qqhjH8 Photos by Kate Albright, video by Rick Gearhart Chabad of Montclair held a Grand Menorah Lighting on Sunday Dec. 2, at the Hinck Building Atrium in Montclair. Guest were treated to a Hanukkah Wonderland with latkes, doughnuts...

Montclair Police under review in connection with Glen Ridge crash

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsA high-speed chase involving Montclair Police officers, which ended with two dead following a crash in Glen Ridge, is under investigation by the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.The preliminary investigation indicates that...

Police looking for boyfriend charged with Union Gardens murder

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsKenneth Jones of Montclair has been charged with the fatal stabbing of Tameeka Johnson, 41, also of Montclair.Johnson's murder is the third in Montclair this year.On Nov. 12, Montclair Police...

Friends remember Montclair’s Joan Juengling

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThose who knew Montclair resident Joan Juengling, who perished in a train accident last week, said that her beauty shone inside and out.As family and friends prepared for funeral services this week,...
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Group helps seniors hear again at no cost

By Wilma Hurwitz for Montclair LocalThousands of seniors are in need of hearing aids, but many go without, finding the average cost of $2,500 per device too staggering on a fixed income. Without being able...

Motor vehicle victim was struck by two cars

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsA 52-year-old Montclair man was struck and killed on Wednesday morning on Bloomfield Avenue, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.At around 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 31, Samson Hum was crossing...

PHOTOS: Montclair Home Hosts a Vocal Panorama

Eight voices perform a dozen pieces in a private Montclair home for the Opera Theatre of Montclair's "From Classics to Contemporary: A Comparative Program," with Mia Riker-Norrie as narrator and Rebecca Eng as accompanist,...
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Robin’s Nest: Hanging with the boys at the club, Thai food joys

Robin Woods visits the venerable, men-only Commonwealth Club, and enjoys Thai food, including a Kai Yang, or rotisserie chicken, at Kai Yang.