Montclair

James A. Firebrace

Montclair Says Tennis Permits Required for Use of Town Courts

Montclair residents will need to obtain tennis permits to play on municipal courts at Mountainside, Rand, Canterbury and Nishuane parks starting May 3, 2021. Residents (ages 5-adult) may apply for a FREE 2021 tennis...
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Boardroom Skate Integrates Females into Montclair’s Skateboard Community

Montclair, N.J. - Olivia Karny first picked up skateboarding about a year ago. New to the skate world, she quickly realized the struggles of being a female in the male-dominated sport. “There are girls who...

Gap In Upper Montclair Closing This Month

It's been part of the fabric of Upper Montclair for decades, but now the Gap store on Valley Road will soon be a memory. Gap had recently announced plans to close more than 100...

Next Montclair Housing Series Workshop: Financial Literacy

The next Montclair Housing Series virtual workshop will be held Thursday, April 22, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., and will cover financial literacy. The workshop is offered as part of a six-class series covering topics that...

Working Remotely From Home Or Going Back to The Office? (POLL)

"You are on mute." Pajamas. Special guest appearances by barking dogs and crying babies. Working from home took on a whole new meaning last March when the COVID-19 pandemic shut down life as we knew...

Montclair Police Department Conducting Outreach Effort For Autism Awareness Month

The Montclair Police Department, in honor of National Autism Month, wants you to come out and register your loved ones that may have any sort of special needs. By doing this, officers in...

Order Now! HOMECorp First Annual Wine & Chocolate Tasting

HOMECorp, for more than 30 years, has been providing housing and services to people of limited means, helping to maintain the diverse fabric of our community that makes Montclair such a great place...

Letter to The Editor: Celebrate Montclair Public Library During National Library Week

The week of April 4-10 is National Library Week. This year’s theme, “Welcome to Your Library,” invites us to discover, explore and experience library programs, resources and services that reach far beyond the walls...

YMCA of Montclair Receives Grant from Investors Foundation to Launch Senior Hour Health and...

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The YMCA of Montclair recently received a $7,500 grant from Investors Foundation at its Park Street Branch on March 17, 2021. The grant will help further the Y’s mission of healthy...

Celebrate Earth Day By Volunteering to Spruce Up Montclair Parks!

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Volunteers will join Montclair township officials, Montclair Parks Recreation & Cultural Affairs Advisory Committee (MPRCA-AC), the Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC), and park advocacy and service groups on Saturday, April 24th and...

Years in the Making, The Moment Is Here For Essex-Hudson Greenway

MONTCLAIR, NJ - What's nearly nine miles long and 100 feet wide and would create 135 acres of green space and a multi use trail for eight municipalities - Montclair, Glen Ridge, Bloomfield, Belleville,...

See and Be Seen:’Point Of Action’ Sparks Connection at Montclair’s Crane Park

Montclair, N.J. - Step outside of your routine and connect at "Point of Action", a new, interactive art installation created by Montclair resident Nina Cooke John. Originally on view in New York’s Flatiron...

Remembering Jordan Tassy

Montclair, N.J. - Three days ago, Montclair came together with an outpouring of support for Jordan Tassy who was hospitalized with COVID-19 on March 16th. In a pastoral message, Rev Anya Sammler-Michael of the The...

Mondrian Making Its Way to Montclair’s Lorraine Avenue

A Mondrian-inspired design created by John Guadagnoli for 224 Lorraine Avenue drew a favorable reaction when it was presented during a March 18 Montclair Historic Preservation Commission meeting. The applicant, property owner Talib Hamid Al-Bayati,...

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