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Montclair Kimberley Academy podcast features alumni innovators
The series will look at how the innovators generate ideas, learn and where they think they are going next.
Ruthie’s Bar-B-Q & Pizza prepares for a return
Co-owner Ruth Perretti says the challenge now is to work through the inspections and construction mandates required to reopen.
$7k Gucci bag stolen from car on Bloomfield Avenue, police say
Montclair police blotter for July 26 through Aug. 2.
Land-use experts’ pleas for 4-story height limits unheeded
Council keeps six-story height limit along Bloomfield Avenue.
Book club at MSU helps aphasia patients
The three members of the Aphasia Book Club had just finished their 12-week deep dive into Bryan Stevenson’s memoir, “Just Mercy,” a book that details the lawyer’s career defending people on death row, on this particular Tuesday morning. Anita, Dominic and...
Montclair man seriously injured in East Orange hit and run
The Essex County Prosecutor's Office and East Orange Police Department are investigating a hit and run accident that occurred in East Orange on Sunday morning that left a pedestrian — a Montclair resident — seriously injured.
Montclair residents taking to the streets for night out
Two events on one night focus on community relationships.
Montclair kids showcase talent at Star Search
When people think of the Salvation Army, they might envision a center where they can donate or receive clothes, furniture or toys, or receive rehabilitation services. However, for more than 20 years the organization has also been a top provider of free or reduced-cost music and creative arts instruction for students of all ages. ...
The case of the languishing Montclair projects (On the Other Hand)
Have you read the latest summer mystery, “The Case of the Closed Swimming Pools”? asks Richie Chevat.
Resident-funded traffic project awaits Township approval
Bike&Walk Montclair and Dodd Street residents hope to slow drivers by installing three chicanes.