Local News

Feb. 2 Bloomfield weather: Partly sunny, with a big temperature swing over the weekend with a high of 42 F and a low of 24 F.

Studio Montclair plans “Rhythm and Blues” art exhibition opening on Feb. 2 featuring art that explores music and the Black experience with exhibit on display until Mar. 10
Studio Montclair

Newark Museum of Art plans Art After Dark: Música Latina art showcase on Feb. 2, featuring KY3 Latin Band, Sol Azteca De New York, dance lessons, Mayan planetarium shows in English and Spanish with preregistration required
Newark Museum of Art

Bloomfield College plans “Expressions of Our Blackness,” art exhibit featuring the work of eight local artists in the month of February, with reception Feb. 3
Bloomfield College

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks and adoptive family for Chicken, a young female cat who was left outside of the shelter overnight, with adoption applications accepted by email
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Fairview Elementary School issues reminder: those picking up and dropping off students prohibited from driving through staff with all students required to be dropped off at school’s playground door
Bloomfield Public Schools

Essex County Environmental Center plans winter journaling workshop for all ages on Feb. 4 including hike, lesson on phenomena, and guided journaling with pre registration required
Essex County Environmental Center