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Montclair Mutual Aid Celebrates A Year of Helping and Creating Community

Montclair Mutual Aid came about at a critical time -- as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs in the community that were not being served elsewhere. By late spring the group's...

A Grocery Store Is The ‘First Priority’ In Lackawanna Plaza Plan For Montclair

Montclair, N.J. Montclair resident and Lackawanna Plaza's new developer David Placek shared his vision for Lackawanna Plaza Tuesday night at Fourth Ward community meeting organized by Councilor David Cummings. Cummings started the meeting by honoring...

Montclair NAACP Rises To COVID-19 Challenges, Finding New Ways To Help Community

Montclair NAACP President Albert Pelham has a way of thinking about the pandemic that has helped motivate him to react and respond to all the challenges COVID-19 has created. "When the pandemic hit and...

Montclair Adapts To Recycling Pick Up Suspension

The Township of Montclair had to temporarily halt its recycling pick up due to the impact of COVID-19 on staff. But Montclair has adapted with residents dropping off their recyclables to the DCS yard...

Gov. Murphy ‘Fully Expects Schools In Person’ For September; Montclair Councilor Says Drop Lawsuits

Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday that he fully expects schools to be in person for September, adding that he would be "surprised and disappointed" if that is not the case. Murphy made the statements...

Remembering Montclair and Willowdale Avenue at 100

Virginia "Jeannie" DiGeronimo Cosgrove turned 100 on Friday, February 12th. And although she now lives with her daughter Jeanny Race, at Race Farm in Blairstown, she celebrated her big day by wearing a Montclair...

Sweet T’s Southern Eatery Brings Soulful Southern Food to Montclair

Montclair has another new Southern eatery to love. We told you about Coffee and Cornbread in Upper Montclair, a breakfast and lunch spot. Now you can enjoy Southern food for lunch and dinner in...

Montclair Store Selling Mugs That Let You Sip Away Your Parking Frustration

Montclair, N.J - White Rabbit Black Heart has a way with words. We loved their interactive storefront display that gave people a chance to share or vent while the store was closed during the...

Montclair State University Ramps Up Testing, Brings on COVID Concierge

Spring semester is underway at Montclair State, and the University's approach to the pandemic has changed in response. In the fall, the University announced it would increase in-person classes in the spring by 50...

Montclair Meets Matterhorn: Personal Trainer Gets Workout Creating Her Own ‘Swigloo’

When the monster storm hit last week, some people shoveled, some kids built snow people or had snowball fights. And, admittedly, some of us watched a lot of Netflix. But Sabine Percelay, a personal...

New Lackawanna Plaza Owner Announces Fresh Vision And Plans For Grocery Store

MONTCLAIR, N.J. -- Montclair turns a new page in the ongoing saga that is Lackawanna Plaza. BDP Holdings, a New Jersey-based real estate investment company, announced Tuesday the acquisition of...

‘The Worst is Yet To Come’ – Winter Storm Is A Big One, Says...

"The worst is yet to come," said New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Monday of the winter storm barreling down on our area. "We expect new significant snowfall across central and North Jersey with...

Montclair Education Association Describes Hostile Meeting, Shares Building Walkthrough Notes and Reports

Montclair, NJ - The Montclair Education Association is scheduled to attend a mediation Saturday with Dr. Ponds and a third party mediator, but in a statement released Friday, the Association says its leadership...

Superintendent Says Montclair Public Schools Will Not Open Monday For In Person, Hybrid Learning

Update: The MEA responds, says mediation will take place Saturday. "It is with deep regret that I inform you that I am unable to properly staff our schools for in-person, hybrid teaching and learning on...

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