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Sunday Marks the Sixth Night of Hanukkah
December 21, 2014
CLARK, NJ - Sunday, Dec. 21, is the sixth night of Hanukkah. Hanukkah, The Festival of Lights, is not specifically ment...
Fourth Night of Hanukah
December 19, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ - Children at Temple Sholom lit the menorah to celebrate the fourth night of Hanukah tonight. Hanukkah, ...
Community Gathered for Candlelight Vigil in Memory of the Children Killed in Pakistan
December 18, 2014
EDISON, NJ - Hundreds gathered at the Royal Albert’s Palace in Edison yesterday evening to remember the over 120 school children...
South Plainfield, NJ – This Christmas, The Tabernacle Church is continuing their commitment to connecting the community by...
December 17, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Hanukkah, The Festival of Lights, is not specifically mentioned in the Bible, and althugh it is considere...
Westfield Celebrates First Night of Hannukah
December 16, 2014
WESTFIELD, NJ — Union County Torah Center held a menorah lighting ceremony in Downtown Westfield Tuesday night to celebrate the ...
First Night of Hannukah Tonight
December 16, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Jews tonight will mark the first night of Hannukah with the lighting of the Menorah. Children at the JCC ma...
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The concept of tzedakah or charity is a core component in the JCC’s Brody Family Early Learni...
Congregation Beth Israel to Hold Hanukkah Party
December 12, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will host its annual Hanukkah party on Sunday, Dec. 21, from 10...
Chai Center for Jewish Life To Hold Chanukah Party
December 10, 2014
WARREN, NJ - Chai Center for Jewish Life will hold their second annual Chanukah Party on Friday, December 19. Festivities will b...
All Are Invited to Bethlehem’s Treasure – A Nativity Musical
December 9, 2014
WARREN, NJ - Bethlehem’s Treasure – A Nativity Musical will be performed at Stonecrest Community Church on December 12, 13...
Temple Sholom to Host Chanukah Lego Night
December 8, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains, NJ will host a special Chanukah-themed version of its popular &ld...
Temple Sholom Pray & Play on Dec. 23
December 8, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Temple Sholom, 1925 Lake Ave., Scotch Plains, hosts “Pray & Play” on Saturday, Dec. 13, w...
WARREN, NJ -Just as the Magi presented precious gifts to the infant Jesus, we follow their example each Christmas by giving to our lov...
SOUTH RIVER, NJ - On the evening of December 1, 2014, contributors to Jewish Federation of Greater Middlesex County and Jewish Federat...
BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Tuesday night's latest public hearing on plans for a 4,250-square-foot mosque on about 4 acres off Church ...
Treasure of Christmas Music to Resound at St. Philomena
December 2, 2014
St. Philomena’s Church at 386 South Livingston Avenue, Livingston is hosting “The Characters of Christmas,” a concer...
BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - After more than two years of testimony by planners and experts representing the Islamic Society of Basking Rid...
Handel's Messiah Concert at Fanwood Presbyterian
December 1, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Presbyterian Church (74 S. Martine Ave.) presents Handel’s Messiah, the Christmas porti...
Congregation Beth Israel to Host Gala Concert of Jewish Music
November 28, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will host a gala concert of Jewish music featuring the New Jersey Canto...
Scotch Plains Inter-Faith Thanksgiving Celebration
November 26, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Cantor Matt Axelrod of Congregation Beth Israel (CBI) led the Community Choir in song at Scotch Plains&rs...
Saying Thanks in Hebrew
November 25, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Third-grade students at Congregation Beth Israel’s Religious School in Scotch Plains participated in a...
WESTFIELD, NJ — Temple Emanu-El’s new assistant rabbi, Ethan Prosnit, is passionate about social justice. “It&rs...
What Will Warren be Thankful For This Thanksgiving Day?
November 23, 2014
WARREN, NJ - What will you be thankful for this Thanksgiving Day? We asked some local people to give us answers to that question, and ...
JCC's “Why Be Jewish in the 21st Century?" Draws Large Crowd
November 21, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Approximately 100 parents and grandparents of children from infancy through adulthood attended the progra...