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FANWOOD, NJ -- Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains/Fanwood, NJ, is one of only five congregations in the Greater MetroWest region to be awa...
Edison Loses a Dear Friend in John Spiess
July 17, 2014
EDISON, NJ - On Monday, July 14, Edison suffered a great loss with the passing of John Spiess. At the age of 60, John succumbed to the...
Blessings Hemmed in Praise
July 16, 2014
Blessings hemmed with praise will not unravel. --Anonymous How many times a day do we count our blessings? How many times a da...
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- The Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey has elected Roberta Elliott of South Orange to serve as co-chair...
Ted Dygan, Dies at 64
July 15, 2014
EDISON, NJ - Theodore “Ted” E. Dygan, 64, passed away Friday July 11, 2014. Born in Braddock, PA he resided the majority o...
Rhoda Nussbaum of Edison, Dies at 82
July 9, 2014
EDISON, NJ - Rhoda Nussbaum, 82, of Edison, was born in Astoria, NY, in 1932 and passed away at home on July 7, 2014. Rhoda was a...
Julia Cavanaugh of Edison, Dies at 88
July 9, 2014
EDISON, NJ – Lifelong Edison resident, Julia C. Cavanaugh, 88, died at St. Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick on...
EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Grace Apostolic Church Family will celebrate the 83rd birthday of their pastor, Bishop Ronnie Amos beginning Thu...
New Cantor Joins Temple Sholom
July 2, 2014
BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Temple Sholom, on North Bridge Street in Bridgewater, has welcomed a new cantor to its congregation – Vadim Yu...
St. Mary Manor in Lansdale to Be Sold by Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Residents and Employees Remain
July 1, 2014
For Sale by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia—one Lansdale nursing center. St. Mary Manor is one of seven nursing centers bein...
Temple Sholom Welcomes New Cantor
July 1, 2014
Temple Sholom of Bridgewater is thrilled to welcome a new cantor to our congregation, the temple announced this week. Cantor Vadim Yuc...
Applebees' Fundraiser for Mission2India
June 29, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Crossing Church of Livingston is readying a team of 14 individuals for a “Trip2India” to care for orp...
Funeral Planned for Westfield Mom Who Died Snorkeling
June 28, 2014
WESTFIELD, NJ — A funeral mass will be held for Alexa DiGiorgio, 42, of Westfield, on July 2 at St. Michaels Church in Cranford,...
Church Resources & Networking Expo
June 27, 2014
EAST ORANGE, NJ - East Orange based Church Management Today is hosting a Church Resource and Networking Expo specifically to aid local...
MILLINGTON, NJ - Len Soucy, the founder of the Raptor Trust in Millington, passed away on June 11. Memorial services will ...
The Power of Spirit
June 24, 2014
"In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired." --African-American quote The definition of i...
NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Thirty years ago Jean Holmes was a young married woman living in Summit, NJ when her husband took a job a...
Interfaith Council Explores Formation of "Green Circle"
June 16, 2014
SUMMIT, NJ - Representatives from five Summit houses of worship met recently to discuss the possibility of forming a “Green Circ...
Rose M. Vincent 45 Year Resident of Edison, Dies at 77
June 13, 2014
EDISON, NJ - Rose M.Vincent (nee: Gervasi), 77, of Edison, passed away on June 12, 2014 at JFK Medical Center, Edison. Rose was a ...
TBA Early School Holds Field Day
June 12, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - Recently, the K-Ready students of The Early School of Temple B’nai Abraham (TBA) held their annual Field Day on...
Golda Och Academy Announces Incoming Head of School
June 11, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy (GOA), in West Orange, has named Adam Shapiro as the next Head of School for a term to begin upon ...
Celebrate Father's Day With NFL's Jerricho Cotchery
June 9, 2014
WARREN, NJ - Stonecrest Community Church, located in Warren, will host a Father’s Day event on June 15 beginning at 11 a.m. in t...
Ex-Lansdale Priest Deemed Suitable for Ministry After Sexual Abuse Allegations Unfounded
June 8, 2014
A priest who served at St. Stanislaus Parish and as the chaplain St. Mary Manor in Lansdale, and St. Rose of Lima in North Wales, who ...
WESTFIELD, NJ — One Happy Camper NJ held an open house at Bohemian Raspberry in Westfield Sunday afternoon, where Jewish overnig...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 315 Main Street, is excited to announce that Fr. Miguel Hernandez has been...