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May. 4 Bloomfield weather: Cloudy and cool with a couple of brief showers beginning at midday; a shower in the area in the evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy with a high of 57 F and a low of 45 F.

Essex County Environmental Center plans spring wild edible walk for families May 12 including lesson on how to identify edible plants, ethical harvesting, and growing conditions at home with preregistration required
Essex County Environmental Center

Bloomfield police plans DWI sobriety checkpoint May 5 on Bloomfield Ave
Bloomfield Public Safety

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

Salon Gossip in Bloomfield seeks licensed cosmetology assistant with applications accepted by email
Salon Gossip

Bloomfield library’s queer book club’s May 9 virtual meeting to discuss “Girls Can Kiss Now,” available at the adult circulation desk
Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield High School student Alexander Del Prado earned first place at the Russ Berrie Institute’s 2023 High School Sales Challenge at William Paterson University on Apr. 26
Bloomfield Public Schools

Van Vleck House and Gardens in Montclair plans Spring 2023 plant sale May 5 with donations of shelf-stable food accepted to benefit Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair Toni’s Kitchen
Toni’s Kitchen