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Bloomfield Info Project hires Nikki Villafane of Bloomfield, Olivia Rizzo of Cedar Grove as local news organization’s first Civic Info Producers
Bloomfield Information Project

The deadline to register to vote in the 2021 general election in N.J. is Oct. 12

Catch up on the last N.J. gubernatorial debate before Murphy, Ciattarelli meet again Oct. 12
NJ Spotlight News

As many at 5k N.J. children were orphaned by COVID during the first 14 months of the pandemic, the majority from Black and Hispanic families
NJ Spotlight News

Local News

Bloomfield High School orchestra fundraiser seeks to raise $3k for travel expenses for upcoming festival
Community contribution on Bloomfield Pulse

Fairview Elementary School to host in-person book fair Oct. 12-15, with virtual options available Oct. 11-24
Fairview Home and School Association

Share your Bloomfield Restaurant Week photos by Oct. 13 and you could win $50 gift certificate
Bloomfield Center Alliance

Learn about recent changes to Social Security Oct. 12 at the Belleville library
Belleville Public Library

COVID: Bloomfield confirmed cumulative cases rise to 5,951, deaths remain at 127 as of Oct. 11
Essex County

Human Need Food Pantry in Montclair to resume indoor giveaway program for clothing, household items Tuesdays and Thursdays after limiting service due to COVID
Human Needs Food Pantry

Humane Society of Newark animal shelter is at capacity, seeks assistance from dog and cat adopters, rescue organizations
Humane Society of Newark

New national business reality “America’s Big Deal” will be filmed at Newark Symphony Hall, begins airing Oct. 14
TAPinto Newark

Area fire departments responded to a fire at Violante’s Market on Bloomfield Ave over the weekend
TAPinto Bloomfield

Off-duty Newark police officer who shot a man during a bar fight in 2016 loses appeal, continues serving six-year prison term

N.J. Department of Transportation is continuing to repair damage from a sinkhole related to Ida on Route 280 East in West Orange

Other News

The number of people accused of minor offenses imprisoned on bail in N.J. declined to just 14 after 2012 peak of 1,500
New Jersey Monitor

Meet the democratic socialist seeking a Jersey City council seat
New Jersey Monitor

N.J.’s 12 best places to see fall foliage