Local News

May. 3 Bloomfield weather: Rather cloudy and cool with a passing shower or two, considerable cloudiness overnight with a high of 54 F and a low of 43 F.

Bloomfield plans to extend the town-wide garage sale to May 6-7 with waived registration fee for new signups and existing applications honored
Township of Bloomfield

Essex County Superior Courts plans workshop on landlord and tenant rights May 4 at the Newark Public Library with preregistration required by phone or email
Essex County Superior Courts

Out Montclair and Montclair Film plans Star Wars Day screening of “Star Wars: A New Hope,” costume contest, trivia, and food and drinks May 4 at 505 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair with preregistration required
Out Montclair

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks an adoptive family for Bear, a fully-vetted two-year-old male cat, with adoption applications accepted online
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

The Arc of Essex County plans for parents and caregivers of students transitioning out of individualized educational plans May 3 at the Arc of Essex County in Livingston
The Arc of Essex County

Bloomfield police plans DWI sobriety checkpoint in town through May
Bloomfield Public Safety

Other News

N.J. Department of Human Services plans virtual public listening session to discuss how the state should spend $641M from the NJ Opioid Recovery and Remediation Fund on May 4 with preregistration required
New Jersey Department of Human Services