The video above was shot by letter writer Austin Young.
My current life in Montclair is uniquely wonderful and surreal. I am a parent — a parent beckoned back to my hometown who swam against the current to raise my two kids here.
I was very disturbed to receive an email from Montclair Recreation and Cultural Affairs saying that the Rand Park tennis courts had been converted to a temporary skateboard park and were no longer available for tennis.
I had understood that although two of the Rand courts had been converted to a temporary skateboard park in 2020 — a converted use to which I had no objection — no decision had been