Cranford's Kurt Steiner, a Holocaust Survivor, tells Life Story as 106th Birthday Draws Near

April 24, 2018

CRANFORD, NJ – In a quaint white house near the border of Cranford and Garwood, 105-year-old Kurt Steiner sat at his dining room table, surrounded by cabinets that held his collection of Viennese glass and antique Limoge plates. At his table, he had his carefully taped together passport and exit papers from Vienna, Austria, stamped with a large “J” and “Jude,” the ...

Tribeca Award-Winner 'City Island' Screened at Temple Sinai's Renaissance Movie Night April 17

SUMMIT, NJ - The 2009 Tribeca Film Festival Audience Award-winning "City Island," a comedy/drama with a cast that includes Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Alan Arkin, Emily Mortimer and Ezra Miller, will screen at Temple Sinai in Summit as part of 'Renaissance Movie Night' April 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Prison guard Vince Rizzo (Garcia) wants to quit his job to become an actor, ...

Springfield's St. James the Apostle Church Holy Week Schedule

Springfield, NJ - This is the Holy Week Schedule for St. James the Apostle Church:


Mass of the Lord’s Supper: 7:30 p.m.

Night Prayer at the Repository: 11:30 p.m.


GOOD FRIDAY - March 30

Morning Prayer: 9:00 a.m.

The Lord’s Passion:  3:00 p.m.

Living Stations of the Cross: 7:00 p.m.



Springfield's Saint James the Apostle School Announces 2nd Trimester Honor Roll

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Report cards for the 2nd trimester were a little delayed due to the snow and nor’easter-like conditions which closed school for three days. The names of Saint James students earning Honor Roll were announced during our morning prayer on Monday, March 19 and students received their certificates. Congratulations to the following students on their achievement:

First ...

Mitzvah Day was Celebrated at Springfield's Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael on March 4th

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael’s Mitzvah Day was held on March 4th. Over 75 people participated in community service activities for all ages. Some of these activities include: friendship bracelets for families who have lost children due to illness, letters to Israeli soldiers serving in the Israeli Army  who do not have family in Israel, cooking meals for families living in ...

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Breakfast Bag Bonanza!

April 25, 2018

Breakfast Bag Bonanza!

In keeping with its mission to alleviate the problem of hunger in surrounding communities, Saint James the Apostle Parish’s Helping the Hungry ministry recently conducted a parish-wide collection of Breakfast Bags to help those in need. The response to the collection was overwhelming, with 2,500-3,000 Breakfast Bags collected! The Jonathan Dayton High School ...