Local News

Apr. 11 Bloomfield weather: Mostly sunny and very warm turning breezy, mild, and cloudy in the evening with a high of 75 F and a low of 58 F.

Bloomfield library plans tabling event with Essex County Family Service League and SAVE of Essex County Apr. 12 with resources on sexual violence and assault
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield library plans craft time for students in grades K-3 and 4-6 on Apr. 13 during spring break with preregistration required
Bloomfield Public Library

Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair seeks donations of spring and summer clothing, requests warm cold weather donations be saved for fall and winter
Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair

Out Montclair plans Spring Fling Dance Party fundraiser for Montclair Pride Apr. 13 at 18 Label Studios with tickets available for purchase online starting Feb. 15
Out Montclair

Make the Road New Jersey plans college prep course Apr. 13-14 for students in grades 10-11 at their Elizabeth office including lessons on applying for college and financial aid, exploring career options with applications due by Apr. 8
Make the Road New Jersey

Newark LGBTQ Center plans LGBTQ+ Film Festival Apr. 14-16 featuring 15+ films, Newark Museum of Art opening night reception, and screenings and workshops throughout the city with advanced ticket purchase required
Newark LGBTQ Film Festival

Other News

Three-union coalition representing 9K Rutgers faculty from all campuses began strike Apr. 10 over job security, living pay increases after admin skips last week’s negotiation session after year-long negotiations
The Daily Targum