Local News

Nov. 22 Bloomfield weather: Warmer with plenty of sun and a clear evening with a high of 50 F and a low of 31 F.

Bloomfield Center Alliance plans free 2022 holiday hunt market on Nov. 26 at Six Points Plaza with music, hot cocoa, ice sculptures and local business vendors
Bloomfield Center Alliance

Nov. 22 Bloomfield Planning Board meeting to discuss variances for cannabis dispensary at Broad and Osborne streets
Township of Bloomfield

Bloomfield police will have sobriety checkpoints along Bloomfield Ave. on Nov. 25
TAPinto Bloomfield

Bloomfield school district is hiring a director of staff and student data with applications accepted online
Bloomfield Public Schools

Kumon tutoring center has opened a new location at 64 Washington St. in Bloomfield
Kumon Bloomfield

Bloomfield library will close early at Nov. 23, remain closed Nov. 24-25, reopen Nov. 26 as part of their Thanksgiving holiday schedule
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield garbage and recycling pick up will be suspended Nov. 25 with garbage pickup occurring on the next regularly scheduled day, recycling pickup on next business day
Bloomfield Pulse

Glen Ridge High School parents association to host holiday market with 50 artists, craft makers, and vendors Dec. 4 at the high school
Glen Ridge Middle School and High School Home and School Association

Montclair Center Business Improvement District plans Winter Wonderland with local businesses, live music, and visits from Santa and Mrs. Claus Saturdays Nov. 26 to Dec. 17 at Wellmont Arts Plaza on Seymour St.
The Montclair Girl

Newark Museum of Art plans family-friendly “Winter Wonderland” Dec. 10 including a cappella singers, step dancing, gift making, local vendors, planetarium shows
Newark Museum of Art

Other News

N.J. Office of the State Comptroller finds state police instructors skipped federally-mandated lessons on racial profiling and hate crimes, coached new recruits despite serious disciplinary issues

Gov. Murphy signs executive order expanding privacy protections for transgender and nonbinary people by making name change records inaccessible by public records request amid anti-trans violence, legislation