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October 21, 2021

MONTCLAIR, NJ - What's this, what's this, there are scarecrows all around! What's this, what's this, they've come from all over town! The annual Scarecrows in the Garden display continues at the Van Vleck House and Gardens in Montclair through Sunday Oct. 24. From traditional scarecrows to ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Bloomfield NJ TV (WBMA-TV) has been recognized by the JAG Awards for its exceptional broadcasting work over the past year. The JAG Awards are annual awards, facilitated by the Jersey Access Group that honors excellence in local & regional Public Education Government (PEG) ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--Due to wet field conditions and the projected forecast of rain this afternoon/evening the Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department has decided to postpone their David Cedeno Concert to Tuesday, October 12th at 6:00PM at Wrights Field. Please note that on ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The weather was perfect and many Bloomfield residents came out to Felton Field for the Township's 2nd annual Fiesta Latina event.  Lively music, art, food trucks and fun activities for the kids helped make the celebration a success.  "It’s great to have a celebration right ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield Center is welcoming diners to celebrate local restaurants and the Center’s culinary entrepreneurs during the 2021 Annual Bloomfield Center Restaurant Week running September 27 - October 3rd!  Bloomfield Center Alliance began organizing Bloomfield Center Restaurant ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Comedian Jim Breuer has canceled several shows, including one set to take place at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, because of their COVID-19 vaccine policies. Set to perform on December 3, Breuer, explained via video that his decision came after he felt that the various ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- On Monday, Bloomfield held a ribbon cutting ceremony for brand-new pickleball and tennis courts located at Memorial Park. In total there are now two full sized tennis courts, four pickleball courts and a practice wall at the park.  “In Bloomfield, we have made it a priority to ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--The Bloomfield Public Library announces the launch of its Tablets on Loan program. Library cardholders, age 18 and above, will be able to borrow Fire HD 10 tablets from the library.  The tablets will be available for use within the library or for a 14-day loan period with ...

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Every fall, migrating birds of prey fill the skies over Essex County. The Montclair Bird Club is presenting two special events to coincide with the peak flights of these southbound raptors. At 7:30 pm on September 8, the veteran hawk watcher Wayne Greenstone, former President of the Montclair ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield Center Alliance is back with another opportunity to eat local, meet new people, and kick off the last month of summer here in Bloomfield Center! Bloomfield Center Alliance hosted 3-food tours in 2019 and one more this June and is excited to be welcoming diners to 5 ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, ASH Bar and Grill will host “Art by Adam Cruz” all NHH month long from Sep 15th through Oct 15th Cruz is a Bloomfield resident.  On Saturday, September 18th at 9pm there will be an art show, DJ and live music presented by ...

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Jamaica's top selector, Trophy Sniper (Montego Bay), riding the momentum of his hit single & music video titled "In These Streets", has returned with a new single & music video, "Silent Killa", connecting with United States' award-winning rapper, William Cooper (Newark, New Jersey), ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--The Bloomfield Cruisers, along with the Bloomfield Center Alliance, will host a police-escorted Parade of Classic Cars next Wednesday, July 28. The parade will begin at UTI located at 1515 Broad Street and travel southbound via Broad Street until they reach the weekly cruise night ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Police, Fire and Rec Center have teamed up for Bloomfield's National Night Out event. On Tuesday, August 3rd, Foley Field will be the setting for a Bloomfield Police vs. Bloomfield Fire softball game, free pizza, Dunk a Cop in the dunk tank, emergency vehicle ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--The Bloomfield Center Alliance (BCA) is excited to announce that this Friday’s entertainment for its “al fresco” dining series Dinner Under the Stars will bring a unique and special experience to downtown Bloomfield.  The organization is teaming up with two noted dance companies – ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With thunderstorms seemingly more common than sunshine this summer, locals had to wait two weeks to finally see the kickoff to the Essex County 2021 Summer Music Concert Series on Friday evening   The evening featured great music from The Infernos followed by a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- After being canceled for a second consecutive week due to inclement weather, the Brookdale Park fireworks show has been officially rescheduled for Friday, July 16.    In a statement issued by Essex County, the decision was explained. "In an abundance of caution and to protect ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ:   Four members of the Bloomfield Cruisers are set to participate in one of the nation’s most prestigious vintage automobile road rallies, the 2022 Hemmings Motor News Great Race.  The participants include Carlos Pomares as driver and Steven Martino as navigator, along with Dan ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Friends of Watsessing Park Conservancy is inviting you to the Watsessing Park Pollinator Event.    The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 17th 9AM-12PM with a rain date Sunday, July 18th.    Stop by The Friends of Watsessing Park Conservancy Butterfly Garden to learn how ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — After two of Essex County’s planned fireworks displays and concerts were postponed earlier this week because of extreme heat and inclement weather, new dates have been set: Fireworks and a concert by The Infernos in Essex County Brookdale Park will be Friday, July 9; fireworks ...

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Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the four winners and four honorable mention recipients of the 2021 Essex County Senior Citizen Legacies Writing Contest. Normally announced in May during Older Americans Month, the awards were delayed because of the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Due to thunderstorms in the forecast, the Fireworks Spectacular and Concert featuring The Infernos in Essex County Brookdale Park scheduled for Thursday, July 1st has been postponed. It has been rescheduled to Friday, July 9th at 7:30 p.m. Brookdale Park is located on Watchung ...

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Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to attend the 2021 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series. The free Concert Series brings a diverse group of musicians and entertainers to perform at locations throughout the historic Essex County Park ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - With fewer new cases of COVID-19 in the county, and more residents vaccinated each week, things are slowly returning to normal. On Thursday, July 1, the much-loved Essex County Fireworks Spectacular will take place in Brookdale Park. Fireworks will follow a free concert by 'The ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- If you've passed by Memorial Park this week you may be wondering what's going on with machines operating and workers diligently moving cement around   The project currently being completed is brand-new Tennis/Pickleball Courts.  On Tuesday, May 25th over 30 truckloads of cement ...

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 BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Bloomfield will be holding it's first ever Juneteenth celebration on Saturday, June 19th 2021. The event, running from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., will take place on Glenwood Avenue, beginning at Washington Street and ending at Lackawanna Plaza. In 2019, Mayor Michael Venezia ...

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TRENTON, NJ-- With cases declining throughout the state and the percentage of NJ residents who have been vaccinated rising every week, Governor Murphy announced additional easing of restrictions in the coming weeks. The changes will take place in two phases. The first phase, starting on ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – If you are looking to get outside this weekend and enjoy the fresh spring air, Bloomfield Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs is holding an open-air gallery that includes art from professional and amateur local artists. The gallery, on display now through the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs is holding an open-air gallery that will include art from both professional and amateur local artists. Over 50 local artists submitted various types of art that was captured in high resolution photos and will be ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With each holiday's arrival, one constant in Bloomfield is an imaginative scene on display in front of 226 Lakewood Drive   From elaborate Christmas displays to an essential workers tribute during the pandemic, resident James Joanow utilizes mannequins to help celebrate the ...

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