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Bloomfield recreation is accepting applications from artists to design and create a mural on the Spruce St footbridge near Foley Field with bids due Aug. 4
Township of Bloomfield

N.J. opens rental assistance waiting list Jul. 11-22 for residents who are disabled, age 62+, or experience homelessness with 4k applications to be accepted
State of New Jersey

Latest COVID omicron variant BA.5 is more infectious than previous strains among vaccinated and previously infected with officials urging booster shots, masking to avoid reinfection, increased risk of longterm symptoms
NPR

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Bloomfield-based nonprofit Charles Seller Foundation is hosting car wash fundraisers on Saturdays at the Board of Education building from Jul. 9-30
The Charles Seller Foundation

Bloomfield’s main post office is hosting a career fair on Jul. 13 with applications accepted on-site
USPS

Bloomfield recreation begins 2022 free summer concert series at Brookside Park Jul. 12 with music from Jersey Sound performing oldies and doo wop music
Bloomfield Recreation

Bloomfield health department to offer free blood pressure screenings and heart health counseling at the Bloomfield Farmers Market on Jul. 12
Bloomfield Health and Human Services

East Orange is hosting a job fair on Jul. 12 at the East Orange library to hire crossing guards for the 2022-2023 school year
City of East Orange

East Side Mags in Montclair is hosting a meet and greet with Tommy Oliver, the white Power Ranger on Jul. 13 with advance ticket purchase required
East Side Mags

Montclair library will host “A Journey through the Philippines: Filipino Arts, Music, and Culture” Jul. 13 with Alay Performing Arts featuring crafts for children, Indigenous dance performances, and a performance from a Philippine traditional string orchestra
Montclair Local

2022 Montclair Jazz Festival kicks of with “Summer Sound Check” music series July 13 and 27 with more events planned Aug. 13 and Sept. 10
Montclair Local

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N.J. medical cannabis patients no longer have to pay state sales tax when making purchases from a licensed dispensary as of Jul. 1
Montclair Patch

N.J. launches new website to help individuals and family members find addiction treatment care based on location, insurance, or other payment method
New Jersey Human Services