Monday, December 10, 2018


Don Glaser Jazz Trio Returns to Jules Bistro

The Don Glaser Jazz Trio will be performing at Jules Bistro on December 13 from 7:30  —10:30 p.m. Beginning in February, the group will be performing regularly at Jules Bistro on the second Thursday of each month from 7:30 — 10:30 p.m. The club is located at 65 St Marks Pl., New York, NY 10003, and can be reached at 212-447-5560.

Teaneck Mathnasium Runs Joint Toy Drive With Holy Name

Mathnasium of Teaneck is pleased to announce that they are organizing a Toy Drive in partnership with Holy Name Hospital Medical Center of Teaneck. Help give back to the community and bring smiles to kids faces! The Mathnasium Learning Center at 1374 Queen Anne Rd. will serve as a drop-off site for new toys, games, books,

Chanukah Charity Gala to Benefit Children With Seriously Ill Parents

Comedian Elon Gold will perform on Saturday, December 8, at Chai4ever’s Chanukah gala at West Side Institutional (120 W 76th St, New York, NY). The event will begin at 8 p.m. with a sushi bar sponsored by Konata/West Side Wok, appetizers sponsored by Park East Kosher, wine sponsored by Herzog Wine Cellars, and music from Stephanie

Shivti Learning Program Coming to Beth Aaron

On Sunday morning, December 16, the inaugural session of a new and innovative learning program will be held at Congregation Beth Aaron. In welcoming yet another inspirational opportunity for learning into the community, Rabbi Larry Rothwachs, mara d’atra of Congregation Beth Aaron, offered, “We are very excited to be introducing the

Teaneck’s Norbert Strauss Presents at UN

Meeting of representatives of Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations with the UN Secretary General, at which JLNJ contributor Norbert Strauss (second from right) told his Holocaust story, on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht.

Moriah Parents Volunteer at Yad Leah

Moriah Association of Parents participate in a Chanukah Chesed event sorting and packing clothing for needy Israeli families at the Yad Leah Volunteer Center in Passaic.

Anshei Lubavitch of Fair Lawn Hosts Magical Chanukah Carnival

Anshei Lubavitch of Fair Lawn hosted its annual Magical Chanukah Carnival for the community on Sunday to celebrate the first night of Chanukah. An indoor moon bounce let children jump to their hearts’ content. Families played carnival games, created Chanukah-themed crafts and enjoyed a magical show by Great Scott. The event culminated with a giant menorah

Netivot Shalom’s Famous Herring Festival Returns

(Courtesy of Netivot Shalom) After a three-year hiatus, the popular Teaneck tasting event is back and better than ever!

Treat your palate to a delectable assortment of tasty herring, fine vodkas and select single malt scotch at the 2018 Bergen County Herring Festival hosted by Congregation Netivot Shalom

AMIT Hosts Monte Carlo Night

(Courtesy of AMIT) AMIT’s annual Monte Carlo Night returns to Teaneck this year, where supporters will come together to ante up for AMIT’s 34,000 children in Israel. Recently named the number one  educational network in Israel, AMIT offers children from diverse religious and socioeconomic backgrounds equal access to a

Friendship Circle Holds Chanukah Menorah Building Event at Home Depot

Bnai Yeshurun Chanukah Maccabeat Concert Draws Rave Reviews

(Courtesy of Bnai Yeshurun) Everyone attending Tuesday evening’s Bnot Chanuka Concert Extravaganza had great expectations. But all those expectations were surpassed as an incredible evening unfolded, attended by over 500 people - a treat for all the senses.

As you entered the

Demarest and Tenafly Team Up for Menorah Lighting

(Courtesy of Lubavitch on the Palisades) Jewish families from Demarest and Tenafly joined together in unity and Jewish pride for their town menorah lightings in honor of Chanukah. Words of inspiration, kindling of the lights, jelly doughnuts, hot cocoa, chanukah gelt and more were enjoyed by everyone. Special