Local News

Mar. 15 Bloomfield weather: Windy, cloudy in the morning giving way to some sun, clear at night with a high of 45 F and a low of 31 F.

Bloomfield Info Project’s “Community Journalism 101: Documenting Public Meetings” workshop Apr. 5 at Bloomfield College offers training stipends, paid community journalism assignments to Essex County residents with preregistration required by Apr. 3
Bloomfiield Info Project

Make the Road New Jersey immigrants right group plans citizenship application assistance event Mar. 18 at the Elizabeth library with preregistration required online or by phone
Make the Road New Jersey

Registration is open for The Youth Lounge’s spring break day camp for children running Apr. 10-14, including sports, arts and crafts, and movies
The Youth Lounge

Brookdale Park Conservancy seeks volunteers for Mar. 18 spring clean-up day with training and tools provided with preregistration by email required
Brookdale Park Conservancy

Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair seeks donations of wet and dry pet food for cats and dogs with donations accepted during regular business hours or directly though Amazon
Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks adoptive family for Juniper, a fully vetted one-year-old female dog, with adoption applications accepted online
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Bloomfield based Outdoor Play Connection group plans “Outdoor Creators” class for children age 2+ at Eagle Rock Reservation in West Orange Mar. 18 with preregistration required
Outdoor Play Connection

Demarest Elementary School Home and School Association plans dine-in or take-out fundraiser at Obal’s Inn in Bloomfield Mar. 15-16
Demarest Home and School Association