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May. 5 Bloomfield weather: Variable cloudiness with a shower in the area; partly cloudy at night with a high of 59 F and a low of 47 F.

East Orange YMCA plans free 2023 Healthy Kids Day on May 6 including resources and activities about nutrition, physical, and mental health with preregistration required
East Orange YMCA

Bloomfield hydrant flushing campaign began May 1 with plan to service all 1,200 fire hydrants during four-month schedule posted township’s cable channel, website, and Facebook
Township of Bloomfield

East Side Mags in Montclair plans 2023 “Free Comic Book Day” May 6. with 40+ free titles, food from The Beastro and A Butter Life, cosplayers, and art from Paul Belliveau
East Side Mags

Bloomfield plans electronics recycling event May 6 at the Universal Technical Institute in Bloomfield with display of township trucks and vehicles for children
Township of Bloomfield

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks an adoptive family for Dozer, a 6-month-old male kitten, with adoption applications accepted online
Supporters of Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair seeks donations of diapers and baby wipes with donations accepted during regular business hours or directly from Amazon
Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair

Boys and Girls Club of Newark plans summer job fair and hiring event for adults May 6 at the Boys and Girls Club of Newark
Boys and Girls Club of Newark