County to participate in Drug Take Back Day on April 29

County to participate in Drug Take Back Day on April 29

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The Essex County Division of Community Health and Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo Jr. joined April 13 with the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team, the Essex County Police Chief’s Association and the Essex County Crime Prevention Officers Association to announce plans for Drug Take Back Day and raise awareness about […]

Alzheimer’s 101 – What You Need to Know

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Alzheimer’s is one of the most common diseases affecting older people. Not only does it have a tremendous impact on those who have it, but also on their caregivers and society as a whole. The Linda & Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women is having an Alzheimer’s workshop on Tuesday, May 2, […]

Interfaith group works to change world

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — NCJW/Essex is sponsoring a Lunch and Learn — “Creating a Movement of Muslim and Jewish Women Changing the World” — featuring the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom, a national organization focused on building relationships between Muslim and Jewish women. The program will take place on Thursday, May 4, from 11:30 a.m. to […]

Montclair Film recognizes students for artistry

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Montclair Film recently announced the winners of the 2017 Emerging Filmmaker Competition, a program co-presented by Partners For Health Foundation that screens work by students in grades four through 12 from the Tri-State Area and beyond. This year, more than 90 films were submitted in three categories: Cinemaniacs for grades four through […]

TBA Mitzvah Morning delivers

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Sunday, April 2, Temple B’nai Abraham held its annual Mitzvah Morning at the temple. The event was sponsored by temple groups including the Social Action and Membership committees, Men’s Club, Sisterhood, the Jewish Learning Program PTA, The Early School Parents’ Council and Teen Tikkun Olam. Some of the accomplishments included preparing […]

Women to Women Luncheon hosts Evan Stark

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Rachel Coalition recently held its Women to Women Luncheon, with guest speaker Evan Stark. The coalition works to provide support to those who have been victims of domestic violence. Photo Courtesy of Kimberly Colchamiro

A women’s seder and TBA

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Tuesday, April 4, Temple B’nai Abraham’s Sisterhood joined together with women from the community to participate in a women’s seder led by Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz and spearheaded by Sisterhood Seder Chairwoman Donna Ellenbogen. More than 80 women joined in for a meaningful evening of spiritual awareness before the Passover holiday.

The annual spring marketplace at TBA

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Wednesday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., inside Temple B’nai Abraham, 300 E. Northfield Road in Livingston, you can do your Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduation and birthday shopping at the spring annual marketplace sponsored by TBA Early School Parents’ Council. Admission and parking are free, and the community […]

Before you divorce, get the info

LIVINGSTON, NJ — When considering divorce, there are many elements that need explaining such as alimony, child support, division of assets and debts, and parenting agreements. The NCJW/Essex Center for Women is holding a women’s workshop that will do just that on Thursday, April 27, from 7:15 to 9 P.M. Join Pamela Cerruti, an attorney […]