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Bloomfield recreation department hosting free outdoor movie nights beginning Sept. 17
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Bloomfield’s ShopRite, Stop and Shop, CVS pharmacies to distribute opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone for free Sept. 24-26
State of New Jersey

Read a recap of the Sept. 14 town council meeting
Bloomfield Pulse

7 mostly southern N.J. counties are seeing rise in COVID-19 infection rate
Moorestown Patch


Local News


Junior art league registration open in Bloomfield, members receive free art kit, local discounts
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Bloomfield library’s daily virtual storytime begins today
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield’s Sacred Heart Church hosting virtual 5K to benefit Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Bloomfield NJ Spirit Run 5K

Bloomfield dramatic arts school to host virtual improv comedy show Oct. 10
New Jersey School of Dramatic Arts

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks donations of kitten supplies
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Former junior high, Brookdale Shoprite, Brookside Grill on the agenda for tonight’s Bloomfield Planning Board meeting
Bloomfield Pulse

Bloomfield schools cancel home and school basketball program
Bloomfield School District

J.T. Murdoch Shoes relaunches front porch shoe fittings for customers uncomfortable with in-store shopping amid pandemic
J.T. Murdoch Shoes

Bucco Restaurant in Bloomfield seeks server with 5 years of experience
Bucco Restaurant

Get outdoors with these local and county parks around Bloomfield
Montclair Local

Watch, listen, or read the transcript from yesterday’s town council meeting
Bloomfield Information Project


Other News


New NJ Transit launches pilot program for its app to tell riders how many people aboard
WHYY

U.S. Mint encouraging people to use coins at businesses due nationwide coin shortage linked to pandemic lockdowns
Patch

Gov. Phil Murphy signs bill making it easier to receive workers comp for COVID-19 infection at work
NJ.com