Baristanet Profile: Bill Hurlock

Name: William “Bill” Hurlock.
Where do you live? Upper Montclair, New Jersey.

When did you move there? 1999.
Where did you grow up? Millington, New Jersey.
How do you make a living? Lawyer at Mueller Law LLC/Montclair Township First Ward Councilor.
Coffee, tea or … ? Scotch with one big ice cube.
What’s your idea of a perfect Saturday? Sleeping in to 6:30 am, going to the Montclair Farmers Market, then a walk through Brookdale Park, laying by my pool and topped off with a cigar and scotch at the end of the day.
What’s your favorite local restaurant? So many in Montclair, Ah Pizz, Montclair House Grill, Antika Grill, Palazzo and Montclair Diner.
What’s on your nightstand? Ever changing, right now – The Drama of the Gifted Child, by Alice Miller and Restorative Justice in Education by Katherine Evans and Dorothy Vaandering.
What are you listening to? Various, currently, the soundtrack from Hadestown.
What are your current addictions? None, they are bad for you.
Talent you would most like to have. Ability to lose weight while sleeping and speak Italian fluently.
What’s the worst-kept secret about Montclair? It is actually a relatively quiet and peaceful place.
What do you hope they say about you at your funeral? He did the best he could with the time that he was here.

Get to know more Montclair council members in the coming months.