Month: January 2016

The 13 Flags of Many Nations

Watchung Avenue Presbyterian Church had made its parish hall the new Hall of Flags with the introduction of 13 flags of many nations. The flags correspond to the countries of origin of the three congregations that worship in the building. The flags represent the

Heroes & Cool Kids

Jamie Wronski, teacher, and Jennifer Sanchez, guidance counselor at ALJ are co-advising the Heroes and Cool Kids this year, and they attended Vonage in Holmdel where former pro athletes provide training to our ALJ students. Our high school students then visit the 6th graders at CHK

Fanwood Resident Wins The Covenant Award

Fanwood Resident, Michelle Shapiro Abraham, Wins The Covenant Award For Excellence In Jewish Education Current Member and Former Director of Education at Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains-Fanwood Honored in Washington, D.C. Temple Sholom of Scotch Plains-Fanwood, announced that synagogue member and

Advocates Needed For Foster Youth

Each year, nearly 23,000 youth age out nationally; 450 right here in New Jersey. Data shows these kids often lack the necessary skills to live independently, resulting in 40 percent being homeless, 55 percent unemployed, 1 in 4 suffering with post-traumatic stress, 60 percent arrested and