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Bloomfield First Ward Councilman Elias Chalet Pleads Guilty in Essex County Superior Court

Elias Chalet, First Ward Councilman of the Township of Bloomfield, entered a guilty plea to bribery charges in Essex County Superior Court. The plea was made before Superior Court Judge Martin Cronin.

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Bloomfield Police and Fire Units respond to Two Vehicle Accident on Bloomfield Avenue

Bloomfield Police and Fire units responded to a two vehicle accident near the corner of Bloomfield Avenue and Orange Street.

'Mac' Crosses Florida Border, Rides Past $6000 Fundraising Milepost

Mac-Adley Hyppolite Jr. crossed the Florida border last week and cruised right past the $6000 milepost on his bike trip to raise funds for Children's Hospital. Mac started his journey from Bloomfield to Orlando Florida earlier this month leaving Watsessing Park on May 1. 

Two Arrests Made in Overnight Motor Vehicle Theft Attempts in Bloomfield

The Bloomfield Police Department arrest two men in connection with the attempted burglary of vehicles on North 17th Street Bloomfield. 

Breaking News: Small Fire at Bloomfield Public Library

First Look Inside Bloomfield Public Library After Thursday's Fire

A small electrical fire took place in the ceiling of the Bloomfield Public Library. 

What Was That Bloomfield Police Officer Riding in the Memorial Day Parade?

The Bloomfield Police Department was the subject of a lot of questions during the annual Memorial Day Parade when an modern chariot like vehicle rode past the crowds along the parade route. The vehicle is a Sentinel Police Mobility Vehicle (PMV) is an online newspaper serving the Township of Bloomfield. TAPinto Bloomfield is the only locally owned news organization in the township. TAPinto Bloomfield is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BloomfieldTAP.

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