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Bloomfield library hosting voter information session with Essex County clerk, commissioner Sept. 30
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield Pulse sent out a questionnaire to all BoE candidates, answers will be shared publicly in advance of upcoming election
Bloomfield Pulse

Video of Asbury Park police killing shows officer shooting Hasani Best through doorway after verbal threat
Asbury Park Patch

Here’s when to see peak fall foliage in N.J., although colors won’t be as vibrant this year
NJ.com


Local News


Super Fresh supermarket on Belleville Ave in Bloomfield was fined for price gouging disinfectant spray earlier this year
Bloomfield Patch

Bloomfield College students can sign up to receive support with tutoring, securing financial assistance, other academic needs
Bloomfield College

Bloomfield resident Irma Perez takes first prize in Essex County Senior Art Show
Essex County

Sopranos prequel filiming in Northern Bloomfield today,
Bloomfield Pulse

Glen Ridge Congregational Church is collecting food donations for area residents
Community contribution on Citizens of Bloomfield

N.J. court puts stop to West Orange development plan that would have given $100m tax break to developer
West Orange Patch

Newark Museum of Art, Project Reday launch campaign to register 2,500 voters, commit 10k to casting votes
TAPinto Newark

Public school enrollment in Newark continues to climb after years of declines
TAPinto Newark

Newark receives $3.5m, Essex County $2.5m to help people cover back rent, mortgage payments amid pandemic
TAPinto Newark


Other News


35 states are on N.J.’s latest quarantine travel advisory
Moorestown Patch

Gov. Phil Murphy will speak with Anthony Fauci, leading COVID-19 expert in U.S., on Facebook on Sept. 24
Baristanet

Morristown resident launches effort to abolish slavery in county’s prisons
Morristown Green

Recent spike in COVID-19 cases in N.J. are not a second wave, officials say
Holmdel-Hazlet Patch

Local anarchists miffed by Trump’s designation of NYC as anarchist jurisdiction
Gothamist