BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  April was a busy month in Bloomfield, the top ten stories of the month are: 

1. Bloomfield High 1997 graduate Mac-Adley Hyppolite Jr.will bike from New Jersey to Florida in May to raise funds for Children's Hospital. Bloomfield Resident to Bike to Florida to Benefit Children's Hospital

2. A  motor vehicle stop for a car that had been parked in front of a fire hydrant led to the arrest of five individuals and weapons and CDS charges. Bloomfield Police Arrest Five for Weapons and CDS following Vehicle Stop for Parking in front of Hydrant

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3. A report of individuals entering parked cars set in motion a series of events that led to the arrests of six men. Multiple Arrests Made by Bloomfield Police following Suspicious Persons Reports

4. A story from January continues to remain popular with readers. Six Arrested in Bloomfield Massage Parlor Prostitution Sting

5. Tom Fleming, varsity track coach and teacher at Montclair Kimberley Academy, died suddenly Beloved MKA Track Coach Tom Fleming Dies While Coaching

6. Oakview resident Dan Cleary and his wife Bonnie opened the Philly Pretzel Factory in Nutley Center this past autumn. Bloomfield Owned Philly Pretzel Company Celebrates 'Pretzel Day' with Free Pretzels

7. Affordable Housing, Small Business and Shared Intelligence were the focus of discussion at the Meet the Mayors’ Breakfast Saturday, April 1, at Greenbrook Country Club. TAPinto was a sponsor of the event. Essex County Mayors discuss Affordable Housing, Small Business and Shared Intelligence

8. Petitions Filed for Bloomfield Council Seats 

9. More than 2,000 smiles descended on Pulaski Park in Bloomfield  for Skyline Church's Easter Egg Hunt. The annual hunt is Essex County's largest hunt. Skyline Church's Bloomfield Easter Egg Hunt is the Biggest Yet

10. Anthony's Cheesecake was the target of 'PSE&G Scammers' during a busy lunch rush. The business fell pray to a scammer last year and shared their story to help other businesses in Essex County. PSE&G Scammers Targeted Anthony's Cheesecake, Again.