Local News

May. 26 Bloomfield weather: Mostly sunny; nice weather leading up to the holiday weekend; Mainly clear at night with a high of 74 F and a low of 51 F.

Bloomfield schools plans virtual discussion with Dr. Paul Barbato on at-home strategies for handling children displaying “anxiety and school refusal” Jun. 1 with preregistration required
Bloomfield Public Schools

Bloomfield library will be closed May 27-29 in observance of Memorial Day
Bloomfield Public Library

Amai Ice Cream plans grand opening May 27 at their storefront on 625 Bloomfield Ave. in Bloomfield
Bloomfield Pulse

Bloomfield recreation seeks community organizations, sports teams, or individuals to participate in the 2023 Memorial Day parade on May 30 with preregistration accepted by email
Bloomfield Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs

Bloomfield High School’s boys and girls track and field teams finished the 2023 regular season undefeated, earning the SEC Liberty Division Season Championship for second year in a row
Bloomfield Pulse

Meeting Essential Needs with Dignity, an Essex County based hunger relief network, plans “10 days of 10ks”fundraiser Jul. 7-16 with group runs organized each day around Essex County
Meeting Essential Needs with Dignity

New Jersey Citizen Action plans free virtual first-time homebuyer seminar Jun. 1 with information on the homebuying process, affordable mortgages, fair housing, and predatory lending, preregistration required
New Jersey Citizen Action

Other News

N.J. residents age 14-18 can get working papers online starting Jun. 1 instead of going through their local school
New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

N.J. employees under age 18 have specific protections that limit the number of hours they can work, break requirements, and the type of work they can do
New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development