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Internal Report Shows Montclair CFO Harassment Known By Some For Months

Montclair, NJ - The Township of Montclair was rocked last week by a bombshell complaint filed by Chief Financial Officer Padmaja Rao alleging workplace harassment and retaliation by Montclair Township attorney Timothy Stafford. The...

Breaking Silence: More Stories of Abuse and Retaliation at Montclair’s Town Hall

Imagine feeling harassed and verbally attacked at your job. You might have a conversation with the human resources director to share your concerns and seek assistance. Except if you are in Montclair and the...

Montclair Mayor Says Council Plans To Place Town Manager on Administrative Leave

Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller issued a longer statement Thursday regarding allegations against the Township Manager Timothy Stafford made by the town's chief financial officer, stating that the council plans to place Stafford on administrative...

Montclair CFO Sues Town of Montclair and Town Manager, Citing Harassment, Whistleblower Retaliation

Montclair, NJ - It looks like Montclair has a very big problem at the top. Chief Financial Officer Padmaja Rao has filed a complaint against the Township of Montclair and Township Manager Timothy Stafford, alleging...

History Matters: Passionate Call For Montclair’s Howe House To Be Protected and Preserved

Montclair, NJ - Calling all investors! Keep you hands off Montclair's historic James Howe House. That was the message at a rally Sunday emphasizing the need to preserve and protect the James Howe House. Montclair's...

Rally To Save The Howe House, Montclair’s Freed Slave House, Sunday

Montclair, NJ - "Since the Black Lives Matter protests of 2020, our whole country is supposed to be woke, but the town of Montclair is asleep. One of the oldest homes in the township...

Hundreds of Montclair Residents Raised Concerns at Councilor Yacobellis Town Hall (VIDEO)

MONTCLAIR, NJ – "At a very high level, there is a problem in Montclair." -- Councilor at large Peter Yacobellis Yacobellis said the above quote in response to questions from Montclair residents regarding their dissatisfaction...

Montclair Residents Challenge Fire Services Deal with Glen Ridge

Montclair, NJ - When Montclair Township Council, at a contentious September 28 meeting, voted 4-3 on Resolution R-22-201, a resolution authorizing a Shared Services Agreement with the Borough of Glen Ridge for Fire Suppression...

Montclair Declares State of Water Emergency (VIDEO)

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller announced Saturday that Montclair has declared a state of emergency prohibiting the non essential use of water. New Jersey District Water Supply Commission’s is working to repair...

Tom Hall Breaks It Down: Your 2022 Montclair Film Festival Cheat Sheet

Montclair, NJ - If you are a Montclair Film member, Monday is a really big day! Tickets open up for sale to members for the 2022 Montclair Film Festival and you need to have...

Were Montclair’s Gray Street Residents Hit with Scarlet Letter of Sidewalk ‘Retaliation’?

Montclair, NJ - Walk almost any block in Montclair and you will find anything but smooth sidewalks. Cracks, lifted sidewalks and uneven surfaces are often the norm, not the exception. So how did it...

Fireworks at Montclair Council Meeting Over Shared Service Agreement with Glen Ridge

Montclair, NJ - It started with proclamations for Italian Heritage Month and Outpost in the Burbs' 35th anniversary, but quickly devolved into one of the most heated council meetings in recent history, with Montclair's...

Party with Your Pup! Join Pineapple Express Barbecue with Humane Montclair for Yappy Hour!

Montclair, NJ - We have a lot of favorite places in Montclair, but the places where we can bring our furry best friend always top the list. Pineapple Express is one of those special...

Montclair Public Schools’ First Town Hall on $188M Bond Referendum This Thursday

Montclair's public school buildings are old, antiquated (remember the Montclair High School stairs) and need long-overdue repairs to meet health and safety requirements, building code regulations, and educational standards. The School Board’s Finance & Facilities...

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