Local News

Feb. 9 Bloomfield weather: Cloudy with occasional rain in the afternoon with a high of 50 F and a low of 47 F.

Bloomfield-area residents pursuing college or job training may qualify for state financial aid including grants covering half or all the cost of college tuition in households making up to $80K
Bloomfield Info Project

Bloomfield High School program for first-generation college students runs Feb. 13 to May 15, includes info on finding schools, applying for financial aid, and navigating testing requirements with registration available through counseling office
Bloomfield Public Schools

Empowerment Expo at Bloomfield College Feb. 11 to feature Black-owned business marketplace, panels and speakers on how Black business owners can succeed, navigate challenges to building generational wealth with ticket purchase available online
Empower the Village

Bloomfield library plans read and craft for children with Brady the library dog Feb. 11 in the children’s library
Bloomfield Public Library

East Side Mags in Montclair plans signing of “The Sketchcards Collected Vol. 1” with artist George Vega on Feb. 11
East Side Mags

Bloomfield’s Special Education Parent Advisory Council plans resources fair, including information about activities and services available to families, at the Bloomfield High School media center on Feb. 15
Bloomfield Special Education Parents Association