Friday, May 24, 2019


Celebrate Chanukah With Raritan Valley Hadassah

Celebrate the second candle with Raritan Valley Hadassah on Monday, December 26, at 7:00 p.m. at River Ridge Terrace.

Spin a dreidel. Munch the latkes. Indulge in the doughnuts. Smile while enjoying songs and stories

Congregation Ohav Emeth Chanukah Concert Will Feature Shlock Rock

Join Congregation Ohav Emeth at its second annual Chanukah concert, this year featuring Shlock Rock. The concert is open to the community and will be held on Thursday evening, December 29, at Highland Park High School. Doors open at 6:30. Show begins at 7. The cost is $15 per ticket, maximum $75 per family. Sponsorships are

Congregation Ahavas Achim Enjoys Musical Celebration on Shabbat Chanukah

On Shabbat Chanukah, December 30-31, Congregation Ahavas Achim will present a special musical celebration featuring Netanel Hershtik and the Hampton Synagogue Choir. On Friday evening, join them for a menorah lighting and Kabbalat Shabbat, followed by dinner, available by reservation only. The dessert and musical oneg that will

Ahavas Achim University Will Feature Netanel Hershtik at Shabbat Chanukah of Song

On December 30-31, Ahavas Achim University will be presenting a Shabbat Chanukah of Song, which will feature Chazzan Netanel Hershtik and the Hamptons Synagogue Choir. The program will begin on Friday evening with a ruach-filled Kabbalat Shabbat and Maariv, catered seudah and musical Oneg Shabbat with Netanel Hershtik and

Mordechai Shapiro Spends Uplifting Shabbat at Edison’s Cong. Ohr Torah

Mordechai Sha­piro spent Shabbat at Congregation Ohr Torah in Edison. Besides uplifting the shul with his beautiful davening, he joined Rabbi Malitzky, Assistant Rabbi, in running an oneg on Friday night at the home of Sari and Michie Klerer that drew 60+ people.


Congregation Ahavas Achim Plans Casino Night

Please join Congregation Ahavas Achim on motzei Shabbat, December 17, at 7:00 p.m. for Casino Night.

Play at any of the professional casino tables, then gather up your winnings to try your luck at the upstairs Chinese auction, where over 50 prize packages await, including:

Rabbi Shmuel Silber to Address Cong. Ohav Emeth on December 10

The Orthodox Forum of Edison/Highland Park will present Rabbi Shmuel Silber, of the Suburban Orthodox Congregation of Baltimore, on Saturday night, December 10, at 8:00 p.m. at Congregation Ohav Emeth. His talk is entitled, “You Shall Not Veer From What They Tell You, Right or Left: Understanding Rabbinic Power and

Jumping Jellybeans  Coming to Ahavas Achim on Sunday

Jumping Jellybeans is a Ahavas Achim Youth Department program especially for children from birth to five years old. Using drama, music and movement, children explore their surroundings in a fun, energetic and exciting environment.

Beginning this Sunday, November 6, classes will be held on four Sundays

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Unveils New Bikur Cholim Hospitality Room

New Brunswick—Hospital administrators, Orthodox leaders and members of the city community recently gathered in the halls of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) on Wednesday, September 7, to celebrate the opening of the hospital’s new Bikur Cholim Hospitality Room. In partnership with

Rabbi Yissocher Frand to Deliver Teshuva Drasha in Edison

The Annual I. David and Miriam Goldstein Teshuva Drasha entitled

“Your Master in Your Pocket” will be delivered by Rabbi Yissocher Frand on Wedensday, September 28 at 8:00 p.m. at Congregation Ohr Torah 48 Edgemount Road, Edison, NJ 08817.

Admission is free and open to all . Tax deductible donations may be made to American Friends of Yad Eliezer,

AABJ&D to Present a New Jewish Culture Series

Beginning this month, Congregation AABJ&D in West Orange will be offering the community four classes on Jewish culture. Each course in this new series will offer an opportunity to explore a topic in depth. Depending on the class, classes will meet weekly or monthly. A pilot trimester is beginning now that will run through December. A second trimester will start in

Jewish Family Service of Middlesex Offers Expanded Career Services

Milltown—The Joel Gensler Career Center at Jewish Family Services (JFS) of Middlesex County offers professional one-on-one career services for the unemployed, underemployed, career changers and early retirees regardless of religious affiliation. Services include career planning, job search/job readiness, resumes and cover letters, interview preparation and practice,