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Saint Peter’s to Celebrate MLK Jr. Day

January 14, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — For 26 years, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System has celebrated Martin Luther King Jr., his role in the civil rights movement and impact on the U.S.

This year will be no different in New Brunswick.

Saint Peter’s is hosting an interfaith event honoring the reverend and civil rights leader at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16 in the Sister Marie De Pazzi ...

Somerville Congregations Honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Clergy United for Christian Ministry and the Somerville Area Ministerial Association will sponsor the 22nd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ecumenical Community Worship Service at Shiloh Pentecostal Church, 139 Davenport St. on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 4 p.m.

Lunch will be served from 2-3:30 pm. in the Fellowship Hall, according to Pastor Jack ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Meet the Leaders Series: Gary Rosenthal

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - This month TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series called "Meet The Leaders." The objective is to provide our readers an opportunity to hear from Franklin Township’s leaders in government, public safety, education, houses of worship and other areas, regarding Franklin Township’s present and future outlook.  

Each participant ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Meet the Leaders Series: Dr. Alex Kharazi

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - This month TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series called "Meet The Leaders”. The objective is to provide our readers an opportunity to hear from Franklin Township’s leaders in government, public safety, education, houses of worship and other areas, regarding Franklin Township’s present and future outlook.  

Each participant was ...

Hanukkah Gala Lighting at Temple Beth El in Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Tuesday marked the fourth day of Hanukkah and residents in Franklin Township came together to celebrate. The public was invited to attend Temple Beth El’s Hanukkah Gala Lighting ceremony on Hamilton Street. 

“The holiday of Hanukkah usually comes in December, last year it came around Thanksgiving,” said Temple Beth El congregant Phyllis Miller.

Legislators Urge New Jerseyans to Stand Up for Each Other

TRENTON, NJ - Building on momentum set in motion by students at Rutgers University last month, members of the State Senate and State Assembly have taken the “Stand Up for the Other” pledge to not be indifferent to expressions of bigotry.

The Pledge, sponsored by the New Jersey Interfaith Coalition, was modified for 2016 to include gender bias and reads: “While ...

Masjid-e-Ali mosque Celebrates the Birth Anniversary of Prophet Muhammed in Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - More than 200 members of Masjid-e-Ali mosque gathered on Saturday night to celebrate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammed, and to share his message of love, peace and brotherhood to neighbors and friends in the community. Guest speakers were invited to share their thoughts on Prophet Muhammed’s message. 

“Tonight’s program features speakers ...

Urban Impact Holds "Get Trimmed For the Holidays" in Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Did you know about the “get trimmed for the holidays” event, benefiting Urban Impact that took place on Monday at Zarephath Christian Church?

Urban Impact’s latest event invited all members of the community to come in for haircuts and/or styling by featured stylists Anne Bennet and Bonita Otero. There were ...

South Brunswick BOE Member Joins U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman On District Panel in Franklin Township

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Board of Education member and community activist Azra Baig joined U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-12, during a forum Saturday relating to the recent election and how it impacts local communities.

The 12 Town Hall forum was hosted at the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset and featured veteran pollster Cornell Belcher and CNN analyst Angela Rye ...

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Century Church Leads Effort To Inspire Hospitalized Children

January 14, 2017

Make good on your new year's resolution to get more involved in the community this year!  Century Church, South Plainfield, invites you to participate in the Love For Kids project, collecting wish list items for the children at Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital, New Brunswick.  The church's first outreach of the year comes as a result of a 7 year old ...

Century Church Leads Effort To Inspire Hospitalized Children

January 14, 2017

Make good on your new year's resolution to get more involved in the community this year!  Century Church, South Plainfield, invites you to participate in the Love For Kids project, collecting wish list items for the children at Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital, New Brunswick.  The church's first outreach of the year comes as a result of a 7 year old ...