Theater district development breaks ground, to be completed in 2020

  By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The promise is that the new mixed-use development next to the Wellmont Theater will help make Montclair an even bigger cultural...

Theater Review: It’s Paulina’s Tale

"The Winter's Tale" is always a welcome treat, but Marion Adler's fierce Paulina at Shakespeare Theatre make it unmissable.

Culture in brief: Ryley Walker at Outpost in the Burbs

Chicago singer and folk guitarist Ryley Walker performs at First Congregational Church of Montclair on Sat. Dec. 15, 8 p.m. Walker is part of Outpost's New Voices series.

On the road again: The Creativity Caravan leaves storefront

The Creativity Caravan is pulling up storefront stakes at the end of the year, but expect to see art and workshops from the org in Montclair.

Culture in brief: Gandini Juggling comes to Peak Performances

“Smashed,” an homage to choreographer Pina Bausch and the mathematics of dance, from Gandini Juggling, will perform at Peak Performancesm Thursday, Dec. 13- Sunday, Dec. 16.

Montclair Wrestling: MHS sees participation surge after solid first year under Kline

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Second year Montclair High School wrestling coach Eugene Kline came into the job last season hoping to rebuild a program with numbers that had fallen off a bit. “My goal when I got...

Montclair Basketball: Numbers up for MKA Cougars under first-year coach

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Last season was a tough one for the Montclair Kimberley Academy girls basketball team. With just a handful of girls on the team and barely enough to have a starting five, the...

Montclair Swimming: Fresh start for Cougars swimmers

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Deep in the bowels of the Montclair Kimberley Academy high school campus, the Cougars swim team is prepping for the upcoming season. Head coach Patrick Collins saw an increase in the numbers...

Montclair Crew: MHS coach wins U.S. Rowing honors

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news Even when it's not crew season, the Montclair High School program keeps winning. Head coach Jeremy Michalitsianos was just named Junior Coach of the Year in 2018's USRowing Fan’s Choice Awards. The award,...

Montclair Hockey: New faces in lineup, on the bench for Mounties

by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news In hockey, managing transition — whether it be moving from defense to offense or switching from skating backwards to skating forwards — is a critical part of the game. For the 2018-19...

Ask Task: Come on, get happy

Allison Task is "in the gratitude and happiness business.: In her final "Ask Task," she gives tips on how to use gratitude to become happy.

College Bound: The impact of college essays on an essay coach

By PAT BERRY For Montclair Local Pat Berry is a writer, editor, and college application essay coach. For more information, visit Pat’s website, collegeapplicationcamp.com and follow...

PHOTOS/ VIDEO: Montclair tree lighting brings cheer, with carols, Santa and...

Montclair held its annual tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 7 on Church Street. The event featured caroling by the Fabulous Fezziwigs, ice sculptures, fire...

Montclair Eats: You can’t have too many tacos

Tacos might be the perfect food, or at least one of them, writes Steven DeSalvo. So he sampled three at different Montclair eateries.