Local News

Apr. 21 Bloomfield weather: Partly sunny during the day; mostly cloudy with areas of drizzle late at night with a high of 72 F and a low of 53 F.

Essex County plans free legal name change clinic for LGBTQ+, non-binary, and gender nonconforming people Apr. 25 the Essex County public safety building in Newark with preregistration required
Essex County

Greener Bloomfield plans Earth Day celebration Apr. 22 in the Bloomfield library courtyard with tables from township environmental commission and open space trust fund, Essex County Native Plant Society
Greener Bloomfield

Bloomfield recreation continues Oakside Cultural Center concert series with Julius Tolentino Quartet, light snacks, and artist meet-and-greet Apr. 24 with registration available online on Community Pass
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Bloomfield library plans “STEAM at the Library” workshop Apr. 25 for students in grades 3-6 with preregistration required
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks an adoptive family for Ghost, a fully-vetted male adult cat, with adoption applications accepted online
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Glen Ridge Congregational Church plans Turkish dinner night fundraiser for Turkey earthquake relief Apr. 22 including dinner, desserts, and live performances
Glen Ridge Congregational Church