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Bloomfield Public Library Partners with Community Food Bank of NJ for SNAP 101 Presentation...

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Public Library is partnering with the Community Food Bank of New Jersey to give residents a presentation about SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program). The presentation will take place...

Toni’s Community Closet Celebrates Anniversary

  
 Bloomfield, NJ - Toni's Community Closet, a thrift shop project of Toni's Kitchen, is marking its six-month anniversary this month.  The accomplishment of launching a new initiative despite the obstacles of the pandemic make...

Bloomfield Mayor Encourages High Risk Residents to Register for COVID-19 Vaccine

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- With COVID-19 cases spiking across the state, Mayor Venezia is urging qualifying residents to register to get their COVID-19 vaccination as quickly as possible. The state is currently in phase...

Essex County Residents Can Enter Artwork For Broad Steps Open Air Gallery in Bloomfield

Bloomfield light poles will be turned into an outdoor gallery from April 3rd to June 2nd. Local artists are encouraged to enter their artwork and show off their talent. All mediums are accepted. Artwork...

Looking Back Locally: The Year In Review 2020

A look back at the biggest local stories of 2020 brought to you by Baristanet.

Bloomfield To Hold Virtual Town Hall Wednesday on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The township will hold a virtual Town Hall meeting this Wednesday at 3:00pm via Zoom, to inform the public about the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. Speakers at the meeting will...

Bloomfield to Host Weekly COVID-19 Testing Clinics on Wednesdays Beginning December 16

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Township of Bloomfield will be hosting COVID-19 testing events once per week on Wednesdays beginning December 16 for Bloomfield residents as long as there is demand. Testing, which has expanded...

Bloomfield Testing All Municipal Employees for COVID-19 After Returning from Thanksgiving Break

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- In order to slow the spread of COVID-19 and keep municipal employees and the public safe, this week, the township has been testing all municipal employees for COVID-19 after they...

Bloomfield’s Joseph Tiseo Ramp Park Renovations Completed

BLOOMFIELD, NJ --The renovations of Joseph Tiseo Ramp Park have been completed and the park is officially open to the public. The project was paid for through a Community Development Block Grant and...

Find Holiday Cheer and Gifts Close to Home at Bloomfield Center Holiday Hunt

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — After a challenging year for retail business owners and the wider community, Bloomfield Center Alliance is inviting shoppers to its Bloomfield Center Holiday Hunt, where attendees will find holiday cheer through...

Baristanet Profile: Daniela Costanzo

Name:  Daniela Costanzo Where do you live? Bloomfield! When did you move there? I moved to Bloomfield from Montclair in 2015 Where did you grow up? Paterson! How do you make a living? OR What is your everyday passion?  I am the...

Bloomfield Public Library Launches Tutor.com Program to Help Students Through Virtual Learning

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Just in time for back-to-school, Bloomfield Public Library is announcing the launch of its new Tutor.com program, funded by a generous grant from the Bloomfield Public Library Foundation. Tutor.com connects students...

Next Bloomfield Shredding Event to Take Place Saturday, November 7

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The township will be holding another free shredding event for residents on Saturday, November 7 at Pulaski Park. Pulaski Park is located at 24 Mt. Vernon Ave. and the event will...

Bloomfield to Host Community Conversation on Policing in Bloomfield Tuesday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The township will hold a community conversation on policing in Bloomfield this Tuesday at 7pm via Zoom and simulcast on the Township of Bloomfield Facebook page. The event is a...

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