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Bloomfield Health Dept. Blood Drive Wed. at Town Hall

December 17, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - With everyone so busy with holiday preparations, there is always a drop in blood donations. This year, the Bloomfield Health Department is making it easy to donate blood by bringing the Bloodmobile to town hall Wednesday evening. 

From 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. adults weighing more than 110 lbs can donate blood to meet the critical need at this time of year. The blood mobile ...

Bloomfield High History Department 'Flags for Heroes' Memorial Day 2019 Project

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield High School History Department will honor fallen heroes with 4,000 American flags on school grounds for Memorial Day. The department is reaching out to the community to make this honor possible.

Community members are encouraged to donate one dollar, to cost of a single flag, to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. 

To make a ...

Winter Weather Is On the Way

Although winter is still a little over a week away, cold temperatures and winter weather are upon us. Parts of North Jersey are expected to get some light snow Thursday morning, Dec. 13 and into the afternoon, which could create hazardous road conditions, according to the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management.

Precipitation is expected to begin Thursday morning ...

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Essex County’s “Night of Conversation” Will Shine a Light on Substance Abuse and Promote Family Discussions About Substance Abuse This Tuesday

BLOOMFIELD — Essex County’s second annual “Night of Conversation,” a free family event designed to promote open and honest discussions about substance abuse, will be held at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 11, at Bloomfield Middle School, 60 Huck Road.

The program is being sponsored by the Bloomfield Municipal Alliance Committee (BMAC), in partnership with Essex ...

Mayor Michael Venezia Announces Free Parking for Holiday Shopping Season in Bloomfield

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Shoppers will get two hours of free parking in Bloomfield Center and the North Center on Broad St from Dec. 10, 2018 to Jan. 2, 2019. 

Mayor Micheal Venezia made the announcement in an effort to make it easier for residents and guests from other communities to support local Bloomfield businesses. 




Bloomfield Police Raise Money for Charity During No Shave November

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Members of the Bloomfield Police Department participated in No Shave November last month, and donated $1,320 to Stand up to Cancer, last Wednesday, two days before shaving.

No Shave November is a month-long journey during which participants forgo shaving and grooming in order to evoke conversation and raise cancer awareness. It began organically after a father in Chicago ...

USPS® Suspends Regular Mail Delivery for National Day of Mourning on Dec. 5

President Donald J. Trump has declared Wednesday, Dec. 5, as a National Day of Mourning in remembrance of former President George H.W. Bush. Some key U.S. Postal Service operations will be affected.

A statement from the USPS® notes that regular mail deliveries, retail services and administrative office activity will be suspended.  Limited package delivery service will be ...

Bloomfield Holiday Tree Lighting on Monday to Kick Off a Season of Giving Back

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The community is kicking off the Martin Luther King Day of Service with a six-week Holiday Food Drive at the 'Bloomfield Holiday Tree Lighting' on December 3.

Attendees are asked to bring non-perishable food such as peanut butter, canned meats and tuna, canned soup and boxed cereal to this annual event.

Everyone will be able to enjoy hot chocolate and ...

Bloomfield Civic Band's 'Holiday Spectacular' returns Sunday Dec. 16

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - A beloved local tradition continues as the Bloomfield Civic Band, Frank Ortega, Director, presents its HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR, featuring a visit from Santa Claus!  Sunday, December 16, 3:00 p.m.

Special guest and Bloomfield based composer Allan V. Daleus, will conduct the Band in the world premiere of his arrangement of Max Reger's ...


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