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A Taste of Bloomfield serves up the Best of Bloomfield, April 23

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The community is invited to join the food community of Bloomfield for a late afternoon of fun as everyone enjoys sumptuous offerings from fine restaurants in Bloomfield and the surrounding area. With spring in the air, and buds emerging on the trees, the grounds and home at Oakeside are the perfect setting for  this 'A Taste of Bloomfield' 2017.

Oakeside Bloomfield Cultural Center, Executive Director Kim D. Reilly told TAPinto Bloomfield “We had no idea there were this many amazing restaurants in town.” 

The growing list of restaurants participating this year includes McGuire Catering of Nutley; Spice Thai Cuisine of Bloomfield; Zi Zia Pizzeria & Trattoria of Bloomfield; and Brookdale Tavern & Kitchen of Bloomfield. 

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Guests will also be able to sample the works of  Anthony’s Cheesecakes of Bloomfield; Frungillo Catering of Little Falls; Village Gourmet Deli & Caterer of Bloomfield; Mr. Cupcake of Clifton; and Brookdale Shop-Rite.

Tickets for 'A Taste of Bloomfield' are available for $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Tickets are available online

TAPintoBloomfield.net 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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‘Servant of Two Masters’ makes for foolish, frivolous fun

By Liz Keill

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BRANT BEACH - Everyone enjoys the excitement of a summer carnival.  It brings out the child in all of us.  Since 1975, St. Francis of Assisi Parish has been hosting the Festival of the Sea Carnival, annually.   The Festival of the Sea begins Wednesday, August 8, and continues through Sunday, August 12. The carnival will be open nightly (weather permitting) from 6:00 to ...