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6 months in, this is how we’ve been serving the Bloomfield community
Bloomfield Information Project

Bloomfield health department seeks volunteers for one-hour shifts to deliver groceries to residents in need
Community contribution on Bloomfield Pulse

Bloomfield’s Fiesta Latina Hispanic Heritage Month celebration seeks volunteers for event at Millbank Park Sept. 26
Community contribution on Bloomfield Pulse

There’s been approximately 50 new COVID-19 cases in Bloomfield since July, with many tied to family gatherings
Mayor Michael Venezia

Local News

Today is the last day for to register for a free s’mores kit for Bloomfield recreation’s backyard campout weekend
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Bloomfield Community Gardens has grown and donated a small truck’s worth of vegetables to local food pantries
Bloomfield Community Gardens

5 Montclair restaurants are teaming up at Just Jakes to host a collaborative five-course dinner
Montclair Patch

Zi Zia Pizzeria in Bloomfield celebrates 6th anniversary
Zi Zia Pizzeria and Trattoria

Bloomfield Planning Board approves development plan for former South Junior High School in Third Ward
Bloomfield Pulse

Hazy skies over N.J. linked to West Coast wildfires
Moorestown Patch

Bloomfield’s Just Dancin’ dance studio reopens, now accepting registration
Just Dancin’

Bucco Restaurant in Bloomfield is looking to hire a line cook with experience cooking Italian food
Bucco Restaurant

Montclair planning board approves 40-unit building on Orange Rd, developer to donate $150k to avoid adding affordable unit
Montclair Local

Prudential Center to serve as polling site, now registering voters, helping residents complete Census
TAPinto Newark

Essex County expands free COVID-19 testing to include children 8-years-old and above
County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo Jr.

Other News

Hazy skies over N.J. linked to West Coast wildfires
Moorestown Patch

Laws on electric vehicles, sexual assault in prisons, college athlete rights’ signed by Gov. Phil Murphy
Freehold Patch

N.J.’s undocumented workers left out of coronavirus relief rally for aid