Local News

Jan. 24 Bloomfield weather: Partly sunny and breezy with a high of 45 F and a low of 32 F.

KinderSmile Foundation plans free dental exams, cleanings, and fluoride treatment for children up to age 13 on Feb. 3 at 10 Broad St. with appointment required by phone
KinderSmile Foundation

Bloomfield High School’s swim team plans Jan. 26 fundraiser at the Town Pub in Bloomfield with funds raised to go towards equipment and end of season banquet
Bloomfield Pulse

Bloomfield-area college students enrolled in at least two college classes are eligible for NJ Transit’s discounted student pass programs for bus, train and light rail transportation for the 2023 spring semester
NJ Transit

AAPI Montclair and Montclair Art Museum plan 2023 Lunar New Year Celebration at Montclair Art Museum Jan. 28 with ticket purchase available online
AAPI Montclair

NiCori Studios and Productions plans teen ensemble performance of “Pippin” Jan. 26-28 at Watchung Presbyterian Church in Bloomfield with tickets available for purchase in advance online
Nicori Studios and Productions

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks adoptive family for Cookie, a fully vetted one-year-old male cat, with adoption applications accepted by email
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Out Montclair plans LGBTQIA+ rock climbing night at the Gravity Vault in Montclair on Jan. 27 with preregistration required
Out Montclair

Lovlee Art Studio in Bloomfield plans open stage night including music, dance, and spoken word poetry on Jan. 27 with performer sign up by accepted by email
Lovlee Art Studio

Other News

New Jersey Department of Health has released an updated guide for WIC, a food aid program for low-income pregnant people and mothers with children under age 5, in English, Spanish, Creole, Arabic, Portuguese, and Bengali
New Jersey Department of Health

N.J. adopts new regulations aimed at power plants seeking permits in communities that have suffered from environmental racism, including low-income or nonwhite neighborhoods, with new public interest restrictions
New Jersey Monitor