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Montclair microbrewery wins approval from township
Montclair microbrewery wins approval from township
By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Raise your glasses and tip your mugs: The Township Planning Board Monday night gave Montclair’s first microbrewery the approvals it needs to open up shop. The board granted the two variances and the site plan approval that local residents Denise Ford Sawadogo and her husband Leo Sawadogo sought for their startup, the Montclair Brewery. The ...
Microbrewery coming to Montclair’s Walnut Street
Microbrewery coming to Montclair’s Walnut Street
By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair will soon be getting its first microbrewery, which is slated to open on the restaurant-bar mecca Walnut Street this year. Montclair Brewery, owned by the local married couple Denise Ford Sawadogo and Leo Sawadogo, has taken a five-year lease for the former Poor Richard’s building at 101 Walnut St., which is...