Local News

May. 6 Bloomfield weather: Partly sunny during the day, mainly clear at night with a high of 71 F and a low of 50 F.

The Junior League of Montclair-Newark plans 2023 Walnut Street Fair May 7 including live music, vendors, food trucks, children’s activities, and beer garden on Walnut St. in Montclair
The Junior League of Montclair-Newark

Bloomfield plans free rabies clinic for cats and dogs May 6 at fire station #3 in Bloomfield with all pets required to be leashed or in carriers
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Bloomfield Boy Scout Troop 22 plans used clothing drive May 6 at St. Thomas the Apostle School in Bloomfield
Community contribution on Bloomfield Pulse

NEDA NJ plans 2023 eating disorder awareness walk May 7 at Verona Park in Verona

Essex County plans Hazardous Household Waste Collection Day May 6 at the Essex County Public Works building in Cedar Grove
Essex County

Bloomfield recreation plans free volleyball clinic with the Bloomfield High School’s boys’ volleyball team for boys in grades 7-8 on May 8, with preregistration required
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Essex County Community Health Services plans youth mental health first aid training for adults May 9 at the Verona Community Center with preregistration required
Essex County Community Health Services

Other News

N.J. workers have new layoff protections requiring 60-day notice, severance pay for each week worked if part of mass layoff at companies with 100+ employees as the “Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification” Act takes effect
Asbury Park Press