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Montclair Resident to Discuss History of Jews and the Mob Tonight


UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ - Chabad of Montclair Presents a History of Jews and the Mob discussion by

 Myron Sugerman on Thursday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.

The event will take place at the Montclair Women’s Club, located at 82 Union Street, Montclair.

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Montclair resident Myron Sugerman will dazzle you with the story of the mob’s impact on the American Nazi Party in the 1930’s and the mob’s role in supplying money and weapons to the underground armies during Israel’s fight for independence.

 Myron was born in Newark, NJ, during the Mob’s glory days, his father Barney “Sugie” Sugerman was good friends and business partners with the “A List” of Jewish, Italian and Irish leaders in the mob, including Meyer Lansky, Abner “Longie” Zwillman, Joe “Doc” Stacher, Gerard “Jerry” Catena, Richie “The Boot” Boiardo, Al Miniaci, Frank Brehenny and many others.

Hear the story from the self-proclaimed, 'Last Jewish Gangster.' 

Myron is the co-author with the award winning writer Michael Levin on a book about his life titled “The Last Jewish Gangster, from Meyer to Myron” which is scheduled to be released this summer

Lubavitch Center of Essex County, under the auspices of the Rabbinical College of America.

Light refreshments will be served. Suggested donation $10.00.

Please let us know you’re coming so we can plan accordingly, RSVP to, or RSVP via Eventbrite

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Montclair Community Band Summer Concert #1, June 26

June 20, 2018

Please join us for the

Montclair Community Band

Outdoor Summer Concert #1

Conducted by Jim Wasko

Tuesday, June 26th, 7:30 PM



On Chestnut St at the corner of Park St

(rain place, MHS Auditorium, enter on Park St)


Free Admission – No Tickets Needed

Perfect for the whole family!