Members of the community are invited this Shabbat, September 21, for a presentation by Eitan Solomon, PhD, in the main sanctuary at Congregation Ahavas Achim in Highland Park at 6:00 p.m.
Solomon is a marine biologist and a scientist at the Oceanic Research Center in Eilat, Israel. He will
Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, the chief rabbi of Efrat and the founder, chancellor emeritus and rosh hayeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone, will be speaking this Saturday night at Congregation Etz Chaim of Livingston. Rabbi Riskin will deliver words of inspiration before Selichot at 10:45 p.m.
Close to 3,000 supporters crowded the front landscape of Livington’s LifeTown Center Monday evening to celebrate the center’s dedication ceremony. Attendees wore festive yellow LifeTown shirts and white hats and the air was thick with enthusiasm. A spirit of joyfulness, pride and encouragement was
Selichot will begin this Motzei Shabbat, Sept. 21, after midnight. Ohr Torah is honored to host Rabbi David Schlusselberg from the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy/Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School in Livingston as its inspirational pre-selichot speaker. All are welcome.
(Courtesy of Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest) Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ’s second annual Tour de Summer Camps NJ is taking place on Sunday, September 22. Proceeds of this community cycling and Family Fun Day event will make it possible for more children across Greater MetroWest NJ to attend Jewish
Congregation Ohr Torah in Edison is excited to welcome Rebbetzin Jackie Bitton this Shabbat, September 20-21, for WISH (Women’s Inspirational Shabbat).
Bitton is a dynamic presenter, engaging personality and inspiring person. After years of teaching
It was a celebration to remember. On Sunday, September 8, Aron’s West Orange celebrated its first birthday with an exciting event, featuring superstar singers Mordechai Shapiro and Lipa Schmeltzer, a BMX bike show, bounce houses, face painting, giveaways, a petting zoo and more, a production put together by the legendary
(Courtesy of Friendship Circle) “Mazel tov” echoed across Microlab Road, August 29, as the street was officially renamed “Miracle Way.” On hand to unveil the “Miracle Way” street signs and mark this landmark event were Livingston Mayor Alfred Anthony and former mayor and current town council
B’nai Shalom is thrilled to welcome “Yonina Live in Concert” on Sunday, September 15, at 6:30 p.m. Yonina,Yoni and Nina Tokayer, a husband and wife Israeli musical duo, is a true product of Israeli culture in the internet age. Their meteoric rise to international fame started from posting weekly self-recorded videos of their
(Courtesy of JNF) In a southern Israeli city with asteroid-like craters and spectacular ridges, a former elite IDF commando, security emissary and now mayor is looking to attract tens of thousands of residents to his city.
On Wednesday, September 11, Jewish National Fund-USA (JNF-USA) will host Mayor
An informational program on “Eating Clean for Better Health” with Karen M. Ensle, EdD, RDN, FAND, CFCS (Rutgers Cooperative Extension Professor), will be the featured program for seniors on Tuesday, September 10, from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at The Senior Resource Center at The Lavy House, 748 E. Broad Street, Westfield,
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Union County, New Jersey, hosted by Jewish Family Service of Central NJ (JFS) is currently recruiting more volunteers to help with various programs.
Volunteer information sessions will take