Real Progress Montclair Kicks Off With “Enthusiastic” Support

Candidates speak to packed house at Halcyon and promise "wholesale change."

For Montclair Answers Questions From Capital Finance Committee Members

For Montclair (Mayoral candidate Harvey Susswein; Tim Barr, At-Large; Bill Hurlock, 1st Ward; Walter Springer, 2nd Ward; Jeff Jacobson, 3rd Ward) issued the following statement in response to the questions posed to all candidates...

As Montclair’s Politically Correct Election Turns…

Meet candidates today, expect more questions of appropriateness tomorrow.

“For Montclair” Comments On Glenfield Community Service Controversy

UPDATED: From Peter Zorich (responding to statements made by Susswein (below) and Jackson (who released a statement to the Montclair Times) Jackson's and Susswein's criticisms are red herrings that reveal that both candidates are cut from...

Montclair’s Dashield Puts Kibosh On Capital Finance Committee Planned “Candidates Night”

Says improper for committee to be involved in politics. Glenfield volunteer op also cancelled.

Cary Africk: A Guide for Voters

"The issues are complicated. Council members need to dig in."

Video: What Romney Has in Common with Eminem

So the Republican front-runner, a famous rapper and an Etch-a-Sketch walk into a bar...

Real Progress Candidates Pledge to Forgo Benefits Package

Announcement notes Baristanet article on municipal salaries and benefits.

Montclair 2012 To Hold Weekly “Dialogue Meetings”

First meeting is tomorrow; will cover public safety issues. Also, Dep. Mayor Weller-Deming hosts family friendly campaign event on Sunday at Just Jakes.

Montclair Election Commission Says Keep Elections in May

Council also ponders adding brick pavement, benches and bike racks to South Park St. reconstruction project.

Turner Commends School Board on Budget

Karen Turner has released a statement commending the school board on its zero-increase budget. Real Progress Montclair commends the courageous action of the Board of Education in holding the line on spending while strengthening Montclair's...

“For Montclair” Slate Celebrates At Open House Kick-Off

Montclair comes out for For Montclair.

“For Montclair” Open House, Sunday, 3/18

Want to get to know the candidates running for Montclair Council? In addition to events next weekend, meet members of the For Montclair slate at an open‐house kickoff event, tomorrow, (Sunday, March 18th) from...

Montclair Council Salaries: Worth the Frustration?

Curious about the benefits and salaries of Township Council members? So were we.

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