The Jersey Journal
Robbers on a 3-month spree sought through $5K reward, says Essex Sheriff
A man is shown "casing" a store and walking outside an establishment he was about to rob, according to authorities.
Tapestry the Cat and her Litter are Looking for a Home
The following comes courtesy of the Homeless Animal Adoption League in Bloomfield.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Art of the Arctic: Bloomfield Resident Travels to North Pole Sea
To better understand her body, Bloomfield artist Amanda Thackray is journeying to a far end of the earth.
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Essex County residents star in 'Little Women' in Bloomfield
New Jersey School of Dramatic Arts will present "Little Women" on Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18 at 8 p.m. at the Westminster Arts Theatre at Bloomfield College, 449 Franklin St., Bloomfield.
Wed May 15, 2013
2013 Jersey Tap Fest to Offer Over 30 Classes, Main Stage Tap 'N Time and More, 8/22-25
Jersey Tap Fest , NJ's sole dance festival featuring world-class tap faculty and extravaganza, celebrates four years August 22-25, 2013 in Bloomfield, NJ.
Tue May 14, 2013
Bloomfield: Police blotter, May 14
The officers, along with EMS, located Henry leaning against a building, falling in and out of sleep and talking in slurred speech.
Mon May 13, 2013
Bloomfield College starts work on residence hall amid protests
From left, Assemblyman Thomas Giblin, Bloomfield College Student Government President Sharif Thomas, Bloomfield College Board Chairman Martin McKerrow, Assemblyman Ralph Caputo, Bloomfield College President Richard Levao, and Bloomfield Mayor Raymond McCarthy break ground on a residence hall at Franklin Avenue and Broad Street.
Belleville: Police blotter, May 13
Adner Oquendo, 35, of Florida was arrested and charged with eluding police, resisting arrest, and hindering apprehension on May 9 at 11:20 a.m. Police observed a blue 1997 Grand Marquis with Florida license plates being driven with no lights on, by a driver who was not wearing a seat belt.
The Jersey Journal
13-mile delay reported on Garden State Parkway
Commuters on the Garden State Parkway might get to work late this morning - there is a 13-mile backup northbound from exit 135, Central Avenue in Clark to exit 148, John F. Kennedy Drive north in Bloomfield, nj511.org is reporting.
Sun May 12, 2013
Bloomfield Student Earns Scholarship to Diversity Conference
A Bloomfield native was awarded a scholarship to attend the nation's leading conference on diversity issues in higher education.
Government Meetings, Church Concerts and More in the Week Ahead
Bloomfield's Township council holds a conference meeting in room 205 of the Law Enforcement Building on Monday night at 7. The agenda includes an update on the municipal budget from Township Administrator Ted Ehrenberg.
Man Impersonates Officer, Teens Charged In Potato Incident Top Local News
Police: Man Arrested For Impersonating Officer A Bloomfield man has been charged with impersonating a police officer after a Tuesday, April 30 incident in which he ordered a motorist to pull over in Cedar Grove, police said.
BOE Looks to the Future, Restaurant Week Returns and Foley Field Nears Completion
The Bloomfield School Board confirmed on Tuesday night that Schools Superintendent Jason Bing had resigned from his position but declined to provide any further explanation, citing contractual restrictions.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Eight Essex County residents receive senior citizen awards
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. presented nine Essex County residents with Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards during the 38th Annual Senior Citizen Luncheon at The Chandelier in Belleville on Thursday, May 9. Receiving recognition were Belleville resident Mary Genzone, who is a member of the Branch Brook Cherry Blossom Club; ... (more)
Powerball jackpot rises to $270 million for tonight's drawing
Roger Patel, owner of Crossroads Sweet Shop in Bloomfield, said Powerball ticket sales were at a slow but steady pace on Friday, and he's hoping ticket sales will pick up before Saturday night's big drawing.
Fri May 10, 2013
Caldwell's Dante Savanello to Star in "No Name: a New...
Caldwell resident Dante Savanello will star in an upcoming play workshop for the West Hudson Art and Theatre Company .
Bloomfield Art Exhibition on Saturday
Bloomfiel artists and art lovers, get to the green this weekend; The Bloomfield Recreation center is hosting Bloomfield's Art Exhibition Saturday morning.
Montclair area synagogues pull a religious all-nighter for Shavuot
In her home on Upper Mountain Avenue, Elissa Spungen Bildner meditates in front of Jewish books.
Thu May 09, 2013
Plans Underway for Bloomfield's Second Restaurant Week
Hope you're hungry this summer. Bloomfield will hold its Second Annual Restaurant Week from Sunday, Aug.