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Bloomfield ‘Adopted’ Over 200 Seniors! Will You Help Celebrate Montclair’s Class of 2020?

They've missed senior prom, awards night and other once-in-a-lifetime events that make senior year special. What can you do for the Class of 2020 to boost the spirits of seniors who have had to...

Montclair Moms of Color, Joined By Montclair Mutual Aid, Offers Support To Moms in...

Montclair moms Phadera Dunn and Shaviece Osborne wanted to create and support a village of moms in Montclair and the surrounding communities. Together, they founded Montclair Moms of Color (MMOC) in October 2019, with...

Glen Ridge Mourns George Floyd, Stands In Support of Black Lives Matter at Vigil...

Hundreds of Glen Ridge residents, joined by a group of residents from Montclair, made their way to the gazebo at the Glen Sunday, many bearing signs, to attend a vigil against racism put together...

Montclair’s De Novo To Bring Back Carhop Dining Starting Thursday!

Carhop dining is coming back and making its way to Montclair, courtesy of Demetri Malki's De Novo European Pub. Carhop service has been making a comeback because of restrictions on indoor dining due to COVID-19....

Montclair Interim Superintendent, Montclair Mayor Elect Give Statements on Murder of George Floyd

Montclair officials offered statements Friday regarding the murder of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, who died Monday after pleading for help as a police officer pressed his knee on Floyd's neck to pin...

Free COVID-19 Testing Available to All Bloomfield Residents Beginning June 4

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Health Department is offering free COVID-19 tests to residents starting June 4. Testing will be done on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10:00am-2:00pm at varying locations. “As the state...

Montclair High School Looking at Options For Outdoor Graduation Ceremony, Plans Not Definite

Plans for an outdoor graduation ceremony were announced prematurely on Thursday in the Montclair Local, something Montclair Schools Interim Superintendent Dr. Nathan Parker now regrets. "I was trying to convey some of the options we...

Montclair’s Painted Rocks Bear Messages Of Wisdom, Hope or Words to Make You Smile

Montclair Recreation has been encouraging residents to spread some kindness and love, one rock at a time. You can find cheerful painted rocks, painted by children and adults, placed near sidewalks in neighborhoods all...

Hey Class of 2020! New Jersey Can Have Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies Starting July 6

See Update below from Montclair High School's Principal Anthony Grosso: Beginning July 6th, New Jersey schools will have the opportunity to hold outdoor graduation ceremonies that comply with social distancing – ensuring the health and...

Essex County To Hold Emergency Food Distribution Event in Montclair Thursday

Essex County will hold an Emergency Food Distribution Event on Thursday, May 28th (10 a.m.) at the Charles H. Bullock School in Montclair to help families negatively impacted by the Coronavirus. The 1,000 boxes...

(UPDATED) Few Details, But A Promise of ‘Surprises’ In The Works For Montclair High...

UPDATE: Montclair High School Anthony Grosso shared an update Thursday at 3:45 p.m. MHS Graduation Update 5-21-2020 Plans will include the following: A vehicle parade sponsored and containing vehicles by the Township, MPD, MFD, and the MBOE. Parade...

Montclair Places Temporary Moratorium on Rent Increases

Montclair Township Council passed Ordinance O-20-08 at the May 19 Council meeting, to place a temporary moratorium on rent increases during the COVID-19 pandemic state of emergency. The moratorium prevents any increase in the...

Fresh Air Montclair Exhibitions Brings Vibrant Art Experience to The Street

We can't go inside our favorite galleries or the Montclair Art Museum yet, but now art is coming to the streets, showcased in storefronts now quiet due to COVID-19. Take a masked walk and...

‘We Are in Stage 1’ – New Jersey’s Multi-Stage Reopening Plan

Gov. Phil Murphy detailed plans Monday for reopening the state and what the road back to recovery from COVID-19 would look like. "This isn’t going to be quick," Murphy said. "We’re going to move deliberately...