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Cupcakefest on June 23 to Benefit Bukowski Animal Shelter

What can be sweeter than a day devoted to pets and cupcakes? Sweet Avenue Bakeshop, a gourmet vegan bakery, is hosting Cupcakefest, an all-day concert and festival to benefit the John A. Bukowski Animal Shelter...

A Purr-fect Yard Sale for A Purrfect World, June 2 and 3

A Purrfect World Cat Sanctuary will hold its annual giant yard sale this weekend, June 2 and 3, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 60 Newark Avenue (corner of Baldwin Avenue), Bloomfield. ...

A Reader Has Questions About Young Bird–Can You Help?

A reader writes: My neighbor 'rescued' a young bird tonight. I'd call it a 'teenager,' as it is mostly feathered and has just a little bit of down. She picked it up from the...

Pet Photographer to Host Fund Raiser for Anderson Park, May 19

Beth Burstein, a pet photographer based in Montclair, will be holding a pet portrait photo shoot fund raising event for Anderson Park on Saturday May 19, in the park. Burstein regularly walks her...

Lungo’s Tale

Can an outdoor cat learn to love the great indoors? We seek advice from readers.

National Dog Bite Prevention Course Set for April 27-28

Learn how to safely interact with man's best friend.

Donald Payne Has Died

Payne, a fixture in NJ's political landscape, has passed away.

Gov. Christie Live: One Night Only

What's your question for the Governor? Submit it now.

Ash Wednesday Ushers in Lent

Ash Wednesday services in and around Baristaville.

Roxy Needs a Forever Home

A reader from Bloomfield writes that she can no longer keep a dog she is fostering. Here is Roxy's story: I've known Roxy for several years, but I have had her since October...

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest This Weekend

A private funeral for the New Jersey native will be accessible to the public via television and the Internet.

Remembering Whitney

Flowers, balloons and an outdoor assembly.

Clever Commute