Documentary and Celebration of Rabbi Joachim Prinz, Faith Leader and Civil Rights Activist, Sept. 17 at Temple Sholom

September 9, 2017

Joachim Prinz was a prominent Newark rabbi, a refugee from Hitler’s Germany, and a Civil Rights activist, who was an organizer of the August 28, 1963 March on Washington.  Rabbi Prinz marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as an ally.

On Sunday, Sept. 17, Social Justice Matters, Inc., in partnership with R Squared Productions and Temple Sholom (1925 Lake ...

Vigil for Charlottesville to be Held in Cranford this Saturday

CRANFORD, NJ – Temple Beth-El Mekor Chayim will host a “take back the light” vigil this weekend to “sing, talk and act to bring more light into our community,” according to event organizer Becca Reissman.

The vigil is open to everyone and will be attended by members from other houses of worship in Cranford and neighboring towns, Reissman said.

“Our time ...

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Trinity Cranford Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fundraiser - September 2017

September 12, 2017

Trinity Episcopal Church, Cranford, New Jersey is collecting monetary donations for the Episcopal Relief & Development(ERD) Hurricane Harvey Response Fund during September. The money will fund the long-term Recovery phase of disaster relief which’ shifts to restoring services, repairing houses and buildings, returning individuals to self-sufficiency and rebuilding communities.