Education

Livingston Firefighters Visit Temple B’nai Abraham’s Early School

d6ceeda23decf0956195_Livingston_Fire_Department_visits_the_Early_School__12_.JPG
In front of Engine #3 are Early School K-Ready students Credits: Debbie Aronson Ziering , Director
7a95d65038bbb1d650c3_Livingston_Fire_Department_visits_the_Early_School__2_.jpg
Pictured with Firefighter Tracey Bent in full gear, with teacher Harriet Jacobs looking on, are Early School K-ready students Credits: Debbie Aronson Ziering, Director
d6ceeda23decf0956195_Livingston_Fire_Department_visits_the_Early_School__12_.JPG

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Students of the Early School (ES) of Temple B’nai Abraham enjoyed time with members of the Livingston Fire Department during Fire Prevention Month in October when they visited the school with a fire truck and gear.

Livingston Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Francione and Livingston Firefighter Tracey Bent shared the annual safety message and Tracey dressed in special fire-fighting gear. Particularly exciting for the students was when Bent, also Temple B’nai Abraham’s facility manager, drove up in Engine No. 3.

According to Temple B'nai Abraham, becoming comfortable with what a firefighter looks like in full gear is only one of the important lessons students learned from this visit. Francione led the fire prevention discussion and demonstration for the children with the goal of familiarizing children with firefighters in case of a future emergency situation.

All ES programs are open to non-members and members. For information, contact Debbie Aronson Ziering, Director of Early Childhood Education, at 973-994-7016 or visit the TBA website at www.tbanj.org/the-early-school

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Livingston

Essex County Freeholders Celebrate African-American History Month

February 22, 2018

NEWARK, NJ – At its 2018 African-American History Month Celebration on Wednesday at the Hall of Records in Newark, the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders commemorated the heritage, culture, resilience, and spirit of the African-American community.

Brendan Gill, board president and Freeholder At-Large, first acknowledged African-American contributions, both past and present, in ...

How Do I Decide Which College to Attend?

Now that college acceptances are rolling in, how do I decide which to attend?

Your hard work in high school has paid off. You took your SAT/ACT exams, got the best grades you could, and filled out as many applications as you needed to. Acceptance letters are starting to come in and you need to make a decision on where you will go in the fall. It's hard to decide!! Here are some tips and ...

Shouts of Racial Slurs During "Black Panther" Bring Police to Sparta Theatre

February 21, 2018

SPARTA, NJ – Sparta police were called to the New Vision Sparta Theater on Sunday night because of a woman shouting slurs in a screening of Black Panther.

Former New Jersey Assembly candidate Michael Grace was in the theater when two people started yelling racial slurs including “look at these ‘n-word’” and “can you believe these ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_b9dfd7fd9ec06f34f8cd_coriphoto

Sat, February 24, 4:00 PM

Lobby - Office Building, Livingston

Gun Violence Prevention & Congressional Candidates

Other

Carousel_image_198d9d8e60fbe2b63cf4_be01635f448f7ee17d10_flyred_photo1

Sun, February 25, 1:00 PM

CycleBar, Livingston

Cycle Red for Heart Disease to Benefit Heart ...

Giving Back

Mon, February 26, 1:30 PM

Livingston Public Library, Livingston

Monday at the Movies: WILD OATS

Arts & Entertainment

NJ Acting Health Commissioner Cites Inglemoor as Example of Best Practices in Flu Prevention

February 22, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — With one of the worst flu seasons in recent history taking a daily toll across the nation, New Jersey Acting Health Commissioner Dr. Shereef Elnahal visited Inglemoor Rehabilitation and Care Center this week to meet residents and praise clinical staff for their success at keeping the flu at bay.

"There are best practices that Inglemoor has already implemented ...

Let the Games Begin

I am truly awed by the Olympics.  Watching these superb young athletes on TV inspires me to renew my membership to the gym and pursue my lifelong dream of taking home the gold.  

 

The problem is that in my deluded head, I can see actually see myself standing atop the podium.  I am wrapped in a puffy designer ski coat with a huge piece of bling slung around my neck ...