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The Real Story: How Bloomfield schools narrowed the achievement gap

Bloomfield Public Schools have seen astounding success in narrowing the achievement gap between white and minority students.  James Thompson, Superintendent of Schools in Bloomfield, talks about his formula and how they got the job done. 15 more words

The Real Story

Little Things in The Garden

As with all my posts, click on an image for a larger view.

Early Sunday morning I wandered about the garden, letting my eyes wander about to little stuff. 470 more words


Every Day is Earth Day at the Auerfarm

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The first Earth Day was 45 years ago — and it was all started as a modern movement to protect our environment. 650 more words


Working Partners in Bloomfield

We are so excited to be working with nursing student interns from #WilliamPatersonUniveristy @wpunj_edu at the #WPUnursing school.  Our Nursing Department @bloomfieldHDNJ regularly takes in nursing interns, and we were fortunate enough to have Sara Jarri, Adrian Nwosu, Christopher Balbin, and Samuel Arana work with us on the #Healthy Store Initiative.   209 more words

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Feng Japanese Steakhouse


The music and lights set the mood. Multi-colored lasers project designs on the floor that circle around the room, then transform into butterflies. And to add to the quirkiness of the place, there’s a bridge over a koi pond and a mini waterfall that anchors the center of the restaurant.   18 more words


Bloomfield Bridge Tavern


A bar and performance space that looks like an early ’80s rec room in the best kind of way. The Polish menu is somewhat more varied at this spot to include kielbasa sandwiches, Polish duck soup and the Polish platter, white or red. 53 more words


Another Drive to The Lion's Den

In previous posts I’ve talked about the run up to The Lion’s Den Hotel. This post was about the road works that started in 2013/14, and this one was a kind of… 525 more words