LSO presents ‘Music that Tells a Great Story’

LIVINGSTON, NJ — An upcoming concert program by Anthony LaGruth and the Livingston Symphony Orchestra will include time-honored works by Rossini, Mendelssohn and Prokofiev, and features a world premiere of a composition by Ting Ho of Montclair State University. The show, “Music that Tells a Great Story,” will be Saturday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. […]

TBA to host annual Purim carnival

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Jewish Learning Program of Temple B’nai Abraham, led by Jewish Learning Director Melissa Weiner, will hold A Hootin’, Hollerin’, Western-themed Purim carnival on Sunday, March 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the temple, 300 E. Northfield Road, Livingston. All are welcome to attend and encouraged to dress in costume. […]

Shandler discusses ‘The Media and The Holocaust’ at TBA

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Feb. 15 Temple B’nai Abraham’s 2017 Bloom Lecture Series offered perspectives on the media and the Holocaust with a lecture on “The Anne Frank Phenomenon” led by professor Jeffrey Shandler, chair of the Department of Jewish Studies at Rutgers University. Shandler’s first lecture explored “The Anne Frank Phenomenon.” One of the […]

ACLU-NJ legal director to attend TBA Shabbat services

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Friday, March 3 , at 7:30 p.m., following Shabbat Services at 6:30 p.m., Temple B’nai Abraham Sisterhood will sponsor a Shabbat dinner and speaker at the temple, 300 East Northfield Road in Livingston. Edward Barocas, legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey, will discuss “Freedom of Religion/Freedom […]

Overwhelmed with paper clutter? NCJW has the solution

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Clutter is postponed decisions. Join Ellen Palestine, a certified professional organizer, on Thursday, March 9, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to learn how to manage and organize the mounds of paper clutter accumulated in homes and offices. Palestine will also provide tips on when to shred, store or save. Registration is required […]

TBA teens collect prom dresses

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Teen Tikkun Olam members of Temple B’nai Abraham are collecting formal dresses, appropriate for proms, for Project G.L.A.M., a project of WGIRLS Inc. Project Granting Lasting Amazing Memories was created to provide underprivileged girls with prom dresses and accompanying accessories so that they are able to enjoy the rite of passage of […]

TBA Sisterhood celebrates Rosh Chodesh Sh’vat

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Rosh Chodesh is the Hebrew term for the beginning of the month on the Jewish calendar; this time has evolved into a women’s holiday in some circles. Temple B’nai Abraham’s Sisterhood joins together, led by Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz, a few times a year to welcome the new month with conversation, learning, […]

Route 10 lane closures for resurfacing and signal improvement

WEST ORANGE / LIVINGSTON, NJ — New Jersey Department of Transportation officials announced the start of a resurfacing project on Route 10 that will require single-lane closures between Livingston and West Orange in Essex County as the project advances. Having begun Friday, Feb. 17, the lane closures will continue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. […]

Party showcase at Temple B’nai Abraham

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Are you planning a bar or bat mitzvah, wedding or other celebratory event? Come to the annual party showcase at Temple B’nai Abraham, 300 E. Northfield Road in Livingston, on Sunday, Feb. 26, from noon to 3 p.m. There will be numerous vendors, including DJs, bands, photographers, videographers, caterers, florists, decor designers, […]

NCJW offers computer classes in March

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Sign up now for computer classes at the Linda & Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women. Basic Excel is scheduled for six classes on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning March 1 from 9 to 11 a.m. Intermediate Word will run for five sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning March 2 from 10 a.m. […]