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Cranbury Church Bells Toll For Las Vegas Shooting Dead

October 3, 2017

CRANBURY, NJ – The bells of St. David’s Episcopal Church on South Main Street tolled 60 times at noon Tuesday in remembrance of the 59-people murdered in Las Vegas, Nevada, Sunday night, and once for their slain killer.

“At noon (Tuesday), 14 people gathered to pray for and acknowledge the 60 lives lost in the Las Vegas shooting,” St. David’s Senior Warden Carol ...

East Brunswick: Chinese Honor the Philosophy and Teachings of Confucious

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - To commemorate Confucius’ birthday on September 28, the New Jersey Chinese community recently held a traditional memorial ceremony to pay homage to Confucius’ philosophy and contributions to the world. Confucius is China's most-revered sage.

The event was hosted by Mid-Jersey Chinese School (www.mjcs.us). The Mid-Jersey Chinese School is the oldest ...

"Blessing of the Animals" Benefits Local Shelter

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Residents are encouraged to bring their furry friends out for a special Blessing of the Animals Ceremony on the lawn of Nativity Lutheran Church on Ryders lane on Sunday, October 1 from 1:00 to 2:00. Pastor Jill will offer a meaningful brief service and then bless each animal individually.

Donations of cat and kitten food, dog treats and cleaning supplies are ...

L' Shanah Tovah: Torah Links Begins New Year in East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Presenting an opportunity to "live Jewishly" and to embrace tradition with an eye toward the future, Torah Links, a Jewish education center and social hub, opened last week in East Brunswick.  Nearly 800 attendees visited the revitalized building which includes classrooms, a social room, offices, and mikvah cleansing facilities.  The new rabbis were there, ...

"Run Back to God" at Heavenly Farms This Saturday

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - St. Mary's Egyptian Coptic Church invites athletes to "Run Back to God" in a 5K race held at Heavenly Farms this Saturday. Hosted by the Class of 2018, the “Run Back to God 5K” is a Bible themed road race for elite runners and casual walkers alike. Participants of all walks of life are encouraged to join us in this family-oriented community ...

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