Local News

May. 23 Bloomfield weather: Hazy sunshine; smoke from distant wildfires will enhance both the sunset and sunrise with a clear to partly cloudy evening with a high of 71 F and a low of 49 F.

Essex County residents that have been impacted by COVID-19 and meet income requirements can apply for emergency rental assistance online
Essex County

Bloomfield Board of Education meeting scheduled for May 23 will be in the Bloomfield High School Media Center for student awards instead of usual administration building location
Bloomfield Public Schools

Essex County plans free 2023 fishing derby May 24 for children under 15 at Verona Park in Verona with preregistration required
Essex County

Out Montclair plans tie-dying party May 24 for teens with materials provided at Union Congregational Church in Montclair with preregistration required
Out Montclair

Essex County Environmental Center plans May 25 birding field trip to Hatfield Swamp in West Caldwell led by naturalist Dave Hall with preregistration required
Essex County Environmental Center

Friends of the Howe House plan silent disco block party fundraiser May 25 at Montclair Brewery with advanced ticket purchase required
Friends of the Howe House

YMCA of Montclair plans May 25 open house for their New Adventures summer camp for children age 3-6 at Our Lady of the Lake School in Verona
YMCA of Montclair

Bloomfield animal shelter seeks an adoptive family for Garfield and Odie, two fully-vetted one-year-old cats, with adoption applications accepted online
Bloomfield Animal Shelter

Other News

N.J. residents behind on water or sewage bills can apply for state’s Low Income Household Water Assistance Program to avoid service disruption
New Jersey Department of Community Affairs