Local News

May. 10 Bloomfield weather: Mostly sunny during the day; clear at night with a high of 73 F and a low of 55 F.

University of Orange plans 2023 Music City Festival in Orange May 12-14 with street vendors, 20+ music and dance performances
University of Orange

Bloomfield author Jeff Ryan plans Kickstarter campaign to support his books “Your Worshipfulness,” about Carie Fisher and Princess Leia, and “Father and Son Issues,” about the artists that created Spider-Man

Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair plans next weekend donation day on May 13
Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair

Bloomfield-Glen Ridge Rotary Club plans 2023 “BBQ Bash” fundraiser to benefit the Glen Ridge volunteer ambulance squad on May 11 at the Women’s Club of Glen Ridge with ticket purchase available online
Bloomfield-Glen Ridge Rotary Club

Toni’s Kitchen plans “Music Against Hunger” fundraiser May 12 at Tierney’s Tavern in Montclair with performances by Doug Hall and Friends, Big Mamou, The Reticents, Ira Siegel and Lenie Colacino, and the Trisonics
Toni’s Kitchen

New Jersey Safe Schools Coalition plans virtual call to action to support LGBTQ+ families and youth on May 10 with preregistration required
New Jersey Safe Schools Coalition

Essex County parks department office will be at 115 Prospect Ave. in West Orange starting May 8 as the current parks administration building is undergoing renovations
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.