Business & Finance

June 2, 2020

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Local Montclair eatery, Stuffed Grassfed Burgers, has raised funds to support the Minnesota Freedom Fund. All profit made on May 30 was donated to support the cause of justice, organizers wrote on Facebook.  This was in response to national outrage over the killing of an ...

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Montclair, NJ – At Tuesday’s Montclair Council meeting a freeze on rent increases was adopted from May 1 to August 1, which is unenforceable and unconstitutional because it is retroactive, despite that The Montclair Property Owners Association pledged to not raise rents during the Pandemic 50 days ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Planning Board had a very light agenda at its virtual meeting on May 18, devoting the bulk of the time to continuing and concluding the application for a wall and a fence along the edges of the green space behind the Fullerton condominium apartment building.  The ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A notable Montclair restaurant owner became stranded in a foreign country amid the coronavirus pandemic. He has returned to a statewide lockdown and now struggles to keep his business afloat while also helping others at the same time. Ilson Goncalves, owner of Samba Montclair, a ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - During the Council Conference meeting held on April 7, the council had passed an ordinance allowing for rent control in the Township of Montclair. In a lengthy heated debate between Montclair property owners and renters, the council passed the ordinance 5-0, with Mayor Jackson ...

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  MONTCLAIR, NJ— More than 200 owners of properties in Montclair have signed a petition opposing the rent control ordinance set for a vote during Tuesday's council meeting. They are asking for supporters to call in to the remote council meeting at 7pm. According to the Montclair Property ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - DeCamp Buses have temporarily stopped running. DeCamp BusoOfficials notified the public in an abrupt announcement around 1PM on Tuesday, that the bus service would be brought to a halt a few hours later. The following was sent to the public, "Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Township officials have announced that parking utility will waives April monthly permit fees.   In an effort to continue supporting the local community, the Montclair Parking Utility is waiving April 2020 parking fees for current monthly permit holders. If monthly ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Were you at the YMCA on Tuesday or Thursday this week? If so, you may need to consult your medical professional. A Montclair YMCA member who took exercises classes on Tuesday and Thursday has tested positive, YMCA officials announced Friday. It is not yet know whether the person ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - New Jersey has become the third state in the nation to ban discrimination based on the style of one's hair, under a bill co-sponsored by Senator Nia Gill. In December of 2018, New Jersey made national news after a white referee forced a black high school student to cut his ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Free 2 Hour Parking at Meters Townwide from Nov. 29 to Dec. 26. Support local businesses and join us for Shop Small Saturday on Saturday, Nov. 30.  The Montclair Center BID will be celebrating on Church Street with giveaways and maps for a social media scavenger hunt.

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MONTCLAIR, N.J., – Forty years ago, Reverend William H. Gray III and the Union Baptist Church community in Montclair, started a movement that has provided affordable housing for hundreds of Montclair residents. The congregation saw the need and advocated for quality affordable housing; the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy made four stops in Montclair on Thursday.  During his visit, he announced the first-ever grant recipients for Fiscal Year 2019’s Pre-Apprenticeship in Career Education (PACE) program, as well as two Notices of Grant Opportunities (NGOs): the second Growing ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Governor Murphy was at the Bay Street Station in Montclair on Monday to sign an executive order improving transparency at NJ Transit by requiring NJ Transit rail performance metrics to be shared with the public on a monthly basis.   "In just a few minutes, I will sign ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Jason Gleason, the former general manager of Pig & Prince Restaurant, has been named the Acting Director of the Montclair Center BID, Montclair Center BID Board of Directors have announced. Gleason, who is the former Board chair, has stepped down from his volunteer position ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Township of Montclair recently received a $5,000 grant from Investors Foundation to help fund the annual July 4th activities, officials announced. Each year, the Township hosts an Independence Day parade, followed by a family picnic in Edgemont Memorial Park and fireworks at ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Aaron Brunert arrived at his job at a local ice cream shop on Friday, thinking it was a regular day. It was, that is, until the owner of Gelotti of Montclair, called him to the front counter and gave him the keys to a car. Gelotti of Montclair, which is being rebranded as Gelati ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Center businesses are gearing up for the annual sidewalk sale set to take place on Saturday, June 22 from 10 am to 6 pm in Montclair Center.  Shoppers will also be able to enjoy live musical performances organized by Make Music Montclair throughout the day both on ...

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